In the AGV K3 SV review article below, in addition to physical review, user reviews from different countries are added to noise and visor sections to provide general information. Blue coloured texts contain redirection links and new tab will be opened when you click on these links.
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This model is tested in Sharp laboratories and received 4 stars. Important factor other than stars is impact zone diagrams which is colours. Frontal bone, coronal suture, parietal bone, lambdoidal suture regions have passed this test with green while squamous suture and temporal bone regions passed the test with orange colour. AGV K3 SV has ECE REG 22.05 safety certificate. Every helmet that passes Sharp test has this certificate.
Unfortunately, AGV K3 SV doesn’t have double-d ring chin strap system and visor lock system.
If we generalise user reviews for AGV K3 SV, we can rate isolation of this helmet as 5.3 over 15. You should not be surprised with different reviews. This is because we all have different hearing, riding style, motorcycle types. We all ride on motorcycle with different wind protection level and we all have different speeds. Wind tunnel test conducted by COAU at 100km/h identified noise level as 97.05 dBA and scores this helmet with 11.6 over 20. If noise level is an important criteria for helmet selection, we recommend taking dB levels of COAU as reference and see also: quietest motorcycle helmets
For air circulation, there are two ventilation channels on chin side, three ventilation channels on the top, and two ventilation outlet channels on the back. Latch that opens/closes ventilation channels on chin side are located inside the helmet. Ventilation channels on chin and top part can completely be opened and closed. You can’t intervene with ventilation outlet channels on the back. As in some helmets, you cannot keep this ventilation channels at certain level. Aerodynamic structure of this helmet is rated 6.21 over 10 by COAU and ventilation structure is rated as 10 over 15 by COAU.
AGV K3 SV doesn’t have pinlock. Therefore, precautions to prevent fogging on visor are limited. This visor has micro opening system and this system is designed for city users. When visor is closed on the lowest level, visor is positioned to one level higher and ventilation is provided. If we generalise user reviews for AGV K3 SV, we can rate wide field of view of this helmet as 13.7 over 15. Wide field of view may be similar in most of the helmets but vertical field of view is rarely similar. Therefore, vertical field of view should be considered as this is an important element. When you take position especially on sport motorcycle, you need as much as vertical field of view to see in front of you clearly. We can say vertical field of view of AGV K3 SV is at avarage. Vertical field of view of this helmet is rated 2.41 over 5 by COAU and visor wind proof level is rated as 10 over 10 by COAU. Built-in sun visor can be opened and closed with latch on the left-hand side of the helmet. As in some helmets, you cannot keep this built-in sun visor at certain level.
We can say that AGV K3 SV is designed according to Round Oval head structure.
Size chart on AGV website
AGV K3 SV has breath deflector, glasses groove, speaker pockets, chin wind curtain, removable and washable cheek pads. Speaker pockets of AGV K3 SV are designed for its own intercom system Side Share Easy Communication System that is sold separately. Therefore, we couldn’t fit some intercom models to this slot since these slots are smaller.
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