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indrek
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Have had the Scott Vanish for a week now. Good weight, nice fit, doesn't feel or look big or bulky on my head:) The R wasn't available so took the regular (mountain version). I think the only difference is the visor, but this comes off:)

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Tiffster
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I have two 2012 Aeon's in front of me.

Both medium, 197 grams for one 203 grams the other.

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fiti
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by fiti

Giro Aeon 2012 medium, 190g
Bell Sweep R 2008 medium, 270g
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by ACDC

My medium 2008 Giro E2 356g :(
My medium 2012 Giro Aeon 188g :D

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Watermelon Man


The weight is left an exercise to the reader

mises
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by mises

Resurrecting an old thread...

2013 Limar Ultralight+ (EU version), S/M size = 169.7g. Removing the pad on the chin strap drops another 1.8g. To me it's an improvement from the 104. Ventilation is better at the back of the head, shell is slightly thicker on the sides so it's presumably a little safer, and fit is slightly better on the front of my head.

Downside is a number of shops have stopped shipping the EU version to the US so it took a few tries to have one at my door.

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