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Fibreglass – sometimes also known as glass-reinforced plastic or GRP – is a popular construction material for motorbike crash helmets. Fibres of glass are laid in a polymer such as epoxy resin or a thermoplastic to produce a very strong and durable matt of material that’s relatively cheap to produce but easy to mould into complex shapes. In a crash helmet, it makes for a lightweight and strong helmet with a shell that’s able to stand significant abrasion and substantial impacts before cracking.

Find out more about fibreglass helmets here or read on to find all our articles and reviews of crash helmets with shells made of fibreglass.

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Classic fibreglass open face helmet with built-in Sena 10S bluetooth.

Sena Savage open face bluetooth motorcycle helmet review. Sena are best known for their range of bluetooth headsets of course. But nowadays, they're integrating them...

Bell Custom 500 Review: a great quality, low profile 3/4 helmet.

Bell Custom 500 open face motorcycle helmet review. Bell's classic open face helmet has been around - in one form or another - since 1954...
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What owners think: Shoei Ex-Zero Retro Helmet review.

Shoei Ex-Zero Retro helmet review. A practical Retro? Shoei's design department are starting to let their inner-hipster take over! Because their retro - the Ex-Zero...
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Sena Momentum Lite Pro INC Evo and INC Pro Helmet Review

Review of the Sena Momentum Lite, Pro, INC, INC Pro and Evo bluetooth Helmets. South Korean bluetooth specialists, Sena, are best known by us lot...
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Arai Urban V review: a premium quality, Snell certified open face...

Arai Urban V open face motorbike helmet review. The Arai Urban V is a fibreglass open face helmet that uses similar helmet tech to Arai's...
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Schuberth’s C4 flip-front helmet – great for touring and sportsbike riders.

Schuberth C4 Basic, Pro and Pro Carbon Review. The Schuberth C4 Basic and Pro are fibreglass flip-up helmets (Pro Carbon is full carbon fibre) that's...
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The Nexx XG200: a quality composite fibre retro motocross helmet.

Review of the Nexx X.G200 retro dirtbike crash helmet. Portuguese helmet makers, Nexx, are starting to build a bit of a reputation in the retro...
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Review of Arai’s entry-level full face helmet: the Arai Debut.

Arai Debut: a great quality comfortable helmet at Arai's entry-level price. If you're looking for the cheapest way into Arai helmet ownership, then the UK-exclusive...
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Arai’s take on an a retro 1980’s helmet: the Arai Rapide.

Arai Rapide classic retro full face motorbike helmet review. Even staid old Arai - that most traditional of helmet makers - are starting to get...
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HJC F70: HJC’s fibreglass sports touring full face helmet

HJC F70: HJC's fibreglass sports touring full face helmet. The HJC F70 is designed to be a great all-rounder sports touring helmet.It's got a fibreglass...