Steelbird SB-33 7Wings Gust Dashing Open Face Helmet Review
Steel bird is one of the leading companies in all over the world. They manufacture helmets, and with an experience of 50+ years, they are now the largest helmet exporter in Asia exporting to 50+ nations worldwide.
This is a pocket-friendly helmet from Steelbird. The design of this helmet is unique and is available in various colors as well. Let’s talk about its features, pros, and cons to know if the product is worth buying or not.
Tough exterior body
This helmet is made of ABS shell (Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene), which makes it durable, sturdy, and lightweight. The material is resilient to impact and widely used in manufacturing helmets. It can resist very high and low temperatures, and it is also known as thermoplastic. ABS makes the helmet thinner, and it can be recycled as well, making it environment-friendly.
The Steelbird helmet comes with a built-in smoke visor. It is designed to protect you from fog and UV rays of the sun. The scratch-resistant visor will protect you from dust as well. It prevents distraction due to direct sunlight or rain and ensures a safer ride.
This open face helmet does not come with any dedicated air vents for airflow purposes. Since it is an open face helmet, the wide eye pot works as ventilation that circulates the air to the interior. Hence, it keeps you calm and makes you feel comfortable during the summer.
What Do We like
The hight quality EPS (Expanded polystyrene) liners that are a crushable foam makes this helmet comfortable. The soft inner padding will prevent irritation. It also provides you with proper protection on any impact. Along with the hard-coated exterior body, the padding will act as the last line of defense to save your head from any injury.
The high impact absorbing ABS shell material on the outer body makes this helmet very sturdy and durable. They absorb most of the damage to minimalize the injury. The EPS liners also cover the back of your head for maximum protection.
The lightweight material of this open face helmet has caused it to weigh lesser than any other premium helmets. It weighs around 1.12 kg. Your head won’t feel the weight on long rides.
The latest quick-release buckle system of this helmet is advanced. This is called a Micro-metric buckle and is very easy to use. The strap comes with a chin/jaw protector covered with soft padding for better comfort. These straps will let you adjust the fittings of this helmet according to your requirements.
The design of this helmet at this low price range is pretty decent and stylish. The top-notch UV resistant polyurethane paint on the exterior body makes it look even better. The quick-release buckle comes with a premium touch, and the polycarbonate anti-scratch visor only increases its style.
What We Don’t Like
Many users have reported that the thermocol on the interior of the helmet is of poor quality. It does not last long, and it is torn away within months.
This Steel bird Wings gust dashing helmet is the most exceptional helmet at this price range. It is available in a large size of 600 mm or 60 cm. The ISI certified helmet features a premium and lightweight design. It would help if you went for this product as you won’t have any complaints. This open face helmet is worth buying.