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    which helmet to use bike or MX?

    im new to the sport and was wondering for xc and trails what helmet should i use?
    a reg bike helmet or a motocross style hemet?

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    Probably want to go with a regular bike helmet. Lighter and better ventilation. If you really feel the need for a full-face helmet you can get full-face bike helmets, but this is really overkill for XC type riding.

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    A regular bike helmet!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sol-t-nuts
    im new to the sport and was wondering for xc and trails what helmet should i use?
    a reg bike helmet or a motocross style hemet?
    Even if you mean "full face" helmet when you said mx style. You won't need that for any normal trail or xc riding. If you really meant a motocross helmet, there's no reason to even consider that heavy thing.

    Ron

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    without a doubt, a reg biking helmet. unless your xc has frequent cliffs, dj's, and rock garden in which case a FF may come in handy
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    It all depends on how fast you are. If you can pull it off i recommend helmets 1 and 2. If not, go with #3.
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