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I've become quite proficient at changing shields on my Arai SZ Ram 3 open face helmet. This one requires you pop off the shield, then remove the sidecups and install them on the other shield before installing the other shield.

Hang on, I'll time myself... 1:48

Still nowhere near the 11 seconds it takes to change the OGK shield.

Arai should have a competition.
 

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JETBLAST..whats up brotha!! guess we can play here now since motorush is now done...is RC90 here ?

And on my Aria I do not even try to change I just wear the Oakleys under it.
 

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I can change the shield on my Shoei X-series without taking the helmet off, takes about 15 seconds.

I thought taking the side covers off was a thing of the 90's.
 

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the sheilds come off??????


And here I've been buying a new helmet everytime my sheild gets scratched and I need a new one...
 

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I can change the shield on my RX7-RR4 Corsair in just under 2 months. Five seconds to break the left side plate and 6 weeks to get a new one from the local shop... Second time I've done that.
 

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Place the helmet on a table in fornt of you.

turn the helmet so the back is facing you.
Lift sheild till tabs pop out.
Lift tabs so the side pod pops out a litlle. Place both hands on each corner of lower sheild.Lift up and out...

I can do it in about 10-12 seconds...

i saw Bruce from arai change a sheild while the helmet was on his head.,
 

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Watch the Arai riders at the IOM when they pit. They all swap visors with the lid still on.
 

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Danke said:
Watch the Arai riders at the IOM when they pit. They all swap visors with the lid still on.
I used to be able to do that with my RX7-RR4... NO, I am NOT kidding you mongrels :D

I can no longer do that when they changed to the new system which, alledgedly, it was supposed to be even quicker to take out... can't say why, age maybe?
 

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I've got a new Arai RX7 as well and its kinda hard to get the shield on/off...quickly anyways.
Follow Vizsladog's advice. I've got a RX7 and that procedure works great. It's harder with the helmet facing you.
 

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The shield on my Arai is five years old...never been off. Time to shiit can the helmet anyway and get another one.
JohnnyB
 

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You guys are lucky, I can't wear a shoei helmet if my life depended on it... small is to small and the medium is loose, go figure!
 

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Yeah, my wife keeps saying the same thing :w00t:
 

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No quick change on this model. I picked it up last week. Ordered when I bought the 125, but this helmet is intended for the dual-purpose/ADV riders. It fogs easier, but I have been spoiled by my Scorpion. I think I can adapt a Pro-Shield to curb the fogging. I am very impressed with it so far though.









 
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