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Old 08-31-2010, 04:41 AM
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HF has two of their helmets going on sale in the next two weeks, the standard one will be discounted to $34.99 and the "Blue Flame" will be $39.99. The Blue Flame has a low/high light sensitivity switch which the standard version does not but it also has rechargeable backup batteries which need to be charged in sunlight (or just always leave the helmet out). The standard version has non-rechargeable backup batteries which are good out of the box and supposedly are good for about 6 years. I'm leaning toward the standard helmet because it'll be infrequently used and stored out of sunlight and therefore don't want to mess with rechargeable batteries. I know the batteries are just for backup (which I don't understand anyway) but am wondering what the low/high light sensistivity feature is in the Blue Flame and is it is worth getting.
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