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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-17-2007, 10:35 AM Thread Starter
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Stoplight in Helmet

I had been thinking about the safety benefits in having a stoplight mounted in the back of a helmet. I searched the internet and came up with the following cool item;

Has anyone had any experioence with these? I didn't even know they already existed. The concept is way cool!


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I didn't know they existed either...any added lights would help. and they seam cheap enough that it wouldn't hurt to give it a try

funny just yesterday I had a thought of a spotlight mounted to the back for those lovely times that 4 wheelers like to get up our a_ _ _ _ and ride there
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-17-2007, 06:38 PM
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Certainly wouldn't hurt to have one of those.
Kinda just like the third brake light that (I believe) is mandatory on all cars in the US now-a-days.

One thing I would add. I have LED marker lights on my dirtbike trailer that look similar to the unit that attaches to the helmet. After a few years of being in the sun, the clear housing started getting a little clouded over. I haven't tried buffing it out to see if it'll clear up again though.

But then again, the trailer always sits outside, all year. A helmet on the other hand isn't usually out in the harsh elements that much, so if it would do the same thing, it'd probably take ALOT longer to happen.

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-17-2007, 08:18 PM
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If you decide to go ahead and get it, do let us know how things go.

I've bought from these people before, and they were ok to do business with.......
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-17-2007, 09:59 PM
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there is actually a vest that has resessed led's in it for turn signals and stop light.
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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-18-2007, 09:17 AM
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I replaced my rear red reflector with an led light of similar size, and made it into a high mount stop light. I got mine at Autozone, but have seen them at Walmart a little cheaper. Blazer # C536R. I also used the C536A amber lights to replace my amber reflectors on the neck covers, and wired them for marker lights.
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-18-2007, 10:51 AM
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Foud a cheep source for the Gadget 25.00 bucks I may have to get one for LULU.

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