Steel Bird SBA-2 flag helmet is one of the convenient ones to be worn by guys who need to travel in urban areas. This helmet covers the face region from brow to chin. The inner shell is made of thinner EPS or low-density foam with multiple layers. Air-boosting venting technology is the innovative feature that attracts the consumers and guards the user from suffocation. This feature is absent in the previous versions of this product.
Unlike other helmets which cover the complete face up to the nose, this helmet begins beneath the nasal region. This helmet is available in black, red, and white colors. The outer region of the helmet is a single piece with inner shell attached to this shell. The comfort liner is placed in the correct position with the help of Velcro and snap-on-bolts. This arrangement is made to enhance the comfort for the users.
The visor can be moved with the help of the notch up to 20 percent to allow the flow of air to the face. The visor can be used to keep the face open up to some angle or can be completely closed. After a few weeks of usage, sometimes the visor may damage but the silicone lubricant is available to fix the issue. It is difficult to discover the vents for air and these can be operated by single tab provided at the top to provide free air.
The flag helmet contains a graphical design with diagonal designs of red, black, and yellow to resemble the German flag. The contrasting diagonal designs on the helmet give an ambient look from the front and rear views. The visor resembles an iron man mask and gives an adorable look with rainbow tinted finish. The helmet looks like an inverted rain drop from the front and rear visions. The paint of the helmet is smudge proof and scratch proof and provides a comfortable experience for regular users.
There is a flaw with the finishing of this helmet as well. The rainbow visor may get fingerprint smudges and scratches if used regularly and cleaning with a gentle cleaning solution is advisable to protect the visor from smudges and stray marks.
This helmet is available in 580mm and 600 mm sizes. Putting an opening the helmet is easy and convenient. Though this helmet weighs 1200 grams, the experience of wearing this helmet is convenient and seems very light weight. The soft neck roll provides to give the user a comfortable experience. The inner layer of the helmet is padded black and the user experience will be more sophisticated if the inner fabric layer is thinner. This is a convenient helmet for the users of different head-shapes. Another flaw with this product is near the chin area, there are plastic straps held in position with the help of screws and this feature may be a dangerous thing in case of accidents.
- Ambient look
- Comfortable fitting
- Minor design issues
Steelbird sba-2 helmet resembles flag design of Germany and provides a comfortable experience for the users at an affordable budget and this helmet is available in three different colors.