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My old HI-Viz Jacket was getting faded so Motorcyclegear.com had some on closeout so picked one up to go with some new gloves i ordered the week before....Man this thing is bright..

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Do you have a hi viz helmet? My Bell RS-1 Hi-vis is fading toward white on top.

My yellow LS2 modular is holding up nicely so far.

I have noticed that hi vis gear is more noticeable during an overcast day than in bright sun.

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I have a BELL Revolver EVO high-vis in AZ and another in BC. NEITHER is fading at this time, and I've done some LONG rides wearing each one.


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Do you have a hi viz helmet? My Bell RS-1 Hi-vis is fading toward white on top.

My yellow LS2 modular is holding up nicely so far.

I have noticed that hi vis gear is more noticeable during an overcast day than in bright sun.

Thought about getting one But i always go with a Silver Helmet that way it goes with what color bike or jacket i'm wearing and it pretty noticeable also.

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