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Icon Variant Battlescar Helmet

Gazing down the barrel reveals a clarity of purpose. A single-minded mission devoid of right or wrong. The Variant Battlescar understands this unequivocally. The raw shell, tinted in variegated shades of dark earth and covert green, is truly unique amongst its contemporaries. It is both unrefined and elegant. A natural beauty with a penchant for three-round bursts.

Features:

  • All world standard, meets or exceeds the following: DOT FMVSS 218 (US), ECE 22-05 (Europe), SAI AS1698 (Australia) and SG (Japan) safety and testing standards - does not ship with SAI or SG certification stickers
  • Fiberglass / Dyneema / Carbon Fiber Shell
  • Industry leading multi-inlet ventilation system
  • Wind tunnel tested and refined anti-lift visor 
  • Integrated chin EPS air channels reduce shield fogging
  • Optically correct anti-fog shield
  • Removable and washable HydraDry moisture wicking liner
  • Removable chin curtain

NOTE: Helmet ships with both Clear and Dark Smoke faceshields.

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Icon Variant Battlescar Helmet 4.5 5 164 164
Awesome Helmet, Money well spent I have read several reviews on this helmet that are less than honest, maybe trolls from other companies with intentions of driving buyers their way. I have ridden with this helmet for 6 months enduring almost any type weather imaginable. From searing hot to bone chilling cold and it has by far handled the weather amicably. I have ridden for over 30 years and have gone through several "lids" of all flavers and brands and the Variant Battle Scar has become my favorite. It was a little tight out of the box but it broke in nicely and is very comfortable. Air flow is exceptional and can easily be controlled by simply using the vent adjustors. I have used it in the cold with all controllable vents shut off and it was very warm, a mild amount of breath condensation at the very bottom of the lense but that is to be expected, but not in my field of view. The head buffeting is very over exagerated by many reviewers as it is a minimal. Tilting slightly down before looking back eliminates any head snatching caused by the visor. The visor itself doesn't really cause any excessive air noise as over exagerated by some reviewers. Some people would'nt be satisfied if the helmet was free. I find the helmet is over all more quiet than most others I have used even when not listening to music through my UClear bluetooth unit which reminds me, the huge speakers of the UClear fit perfectly in the helmet with enough space to adjust them to your liking. You really can't go wrong with this "lid" even though it's a little more costly than others. But keep in mind, what's your most important piece of equipment when you're headed face down towards the asphault? I would definately bet my life on this one! Last but not least, the lense screws, yeah, they can be a PITA and I did purchase the mirrored gold lense, (totally rocks this helmet), I have found the trick to not screwing up the threads is to not over tighten the screws, I have changed my lense back and forth between the gold and clear depending on what time of day I'm riding and have yet to have any issues. Quit thinking about it, quit beeing a CA and get this helmet, you won't regret it! February 24, 2015
First helmet This is the first helmet I've bought so I have nothing to compare it to, but my oh my do I love it. It's not a race helmet. That's not why you buy this helmet. You buy it to look badass. Especially with the mirrored visor. February 16, 2015
Great helmet Great product. Would definitely recommend to others. February 16, 2015
Best helmet I have ever had. The Icon Variant is a great helmet. It has a comfortable fit, great ventilation, and styling. Even with the sun shield it does not catch the wind as much as previous helmets. It is much quieter and lighter than my old SHOEI. You can't go wrong. February 25, 2015
Awesome!!! My wife bought this helmet for me for Christmas... awesome looking, really comfortable, fits perfect(she used the size chart). Can't wait for spring to try it out, I'll give an update then. January 6, 2015
Nice helmet Super comfortable to wear, hugs head/face just right so it's secure but you can still function normally. While it looks like a duel sport, it is definitely a street helmet. Only small downfall I would say is that you have to get your glasses sitting just right or they get pushed a bit askew by the cheek pads. But with a little practice it's not that hard to do. I'm talking eyeglasses, though may be similar for sunglasses too. December 14, 2014
Great Airflow... a bit too much! The visor does get whipped around at speed. Great helmet... super comfortable! Great Airflow... a bit too much! The visor does get whipped around at speed. Up to about 40 mph is great... but after that if a bit too much. I ride a naked bike and you can really feel it at speed. Excellent styling... looks pretty sick! October 20, 2014
Awesome helmet Recently pulled the trigger on the now discontinued construct graphic and first impression was incredible. I upgraded from the Scorpion Exo 500 and the variant fits much more comfortably and vents much better. The field of vision is exceptional compared to my old helmet, and feels very light on my head. Overall very satisfied with it, and once again Revzilla was very helpful with the YouTube videos and customer support which is where my search started. This was my third purchase from Revzilla, and certainly won't be the last. Can't wait until I order the silver reflective shield to really pull all the style out of this helmet. Thanks again Revzilla. December 1, 2014
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RevZilla Store asked: Why did you choose this?
Florio T: Cause I'm gonna put a mohawk on it and rev my engine at every stoplight so everyone looks at me, Duh. Squuuuuid. Feb 26, 2015
Austin B: the dual sport design, but made for street/highway riding.

the carbon fiber, also the graphic design of the carbon fiber is pretty rad.
Feb 11, 2015
Roger K: Looks - price, features Nov 12, 2014
Bruce K: Looks mostly,it just looks very cool. Oct 3, 2014
Carlos C: good Oct 2, 2014
Brandon M: Reviews and icon makes great gear Jul 25, 2014
Garrett C: Cause this helmet is bad@$$...Thousands of miles with this helmet and I love it!! Jul 12, 2014
Bruce M: Time to upgrade from my Seven Zero Seven Backlash that I've had for several years. Icon's reputation and the design of the helmet sold me. Jun 26, 2014
James D: Looks and the reviews and helpful videos you guys make for the items they are great keep them coming. May 29, 2014
KENNETH T: style and air flow May 29, 2014
Ola S: because it's awsome May 29, 2014
Timothy L: The looks are awesome and when it comes to head protection you can't skimp. Apr 6, 2014
Y U: Looks very different from everything else in the market, reviews are mostly positive. First purchase at revizilla and I'm pretty confident it will turn up quickly. Heard only good things about the revi team customer service. Keep it up guys :) Mar 29, 2014
David P: This helmet is awesome! I bought the charcoal color and it changes color with different lighting. I added the Gold Mirror shield and even rode with it and night and the visibility was fine. The wind noise is minimal but the visor does catch in the wind with high speed but its not that bad. I wear a size 7 1/8 hat and ordered the helmet in medium. Its a bit tight but eventually it will break in but for now my ears feel like they are going to rip off every time I take the helmet off. Mar 21, 2014
W A: Love the Icon brand and the helmets look great Mar 18, 2014
troy r: great looking helmet with lots to offer Feb 27, 2014
Christopher J: It looks Bad-A$$. Nov 19, 2013
Ken T: Looked cool and had great reviews Sep 18, 2013
Michael C: I chose this helmet because it ticks all the boxes Aug 27, 2013
A shopper asked: I want to get a third party Bluetooth but the guys at my motorcycle shop told me that the visor will collect a lot of wind and create a lot of wind/road noise and so I should go with something different. Is that true? How does the helmet do with wind and road noise in terms of bluetooth communications and etc.? Nov 17, 2013
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Kyle C: The main idea of this helmet was to bring a lot of air into the helmet. But each air vent has a close switch. As far as a Bluetooth goes. The padding inside does not separate from the shell like most so you have to make sure you can crunch the padding enough for the mounting bracket. I have a scala rider q2. It took some engineering by using longer bolts w nuts to crunch the padding so I could use the bolts that came w the unit. The combo is great and the headset has a noise filter. My wife hasn't complained when we talk on the phone so I think you'll be ok. Good luck. And ride safe. Nov 17, 2013
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Shane D: I have the Scala rider G9 which works really well even at 70mph+ speeds while on phone calls. Audio is also great for listening to music and the corded option is great for saving battery on a longer trip.

However you cant mount the unit on with the screw compression backing. You are left with the stick on option which given the shape of the helmet requires adding new adhesive strips even few months!

Great looking helmet! with the dark visor you will get lots of looks stopped at the traffic lights
Nov 18, 2013
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Payam S: The Icon Variant Battlescar Helmet is a fairly quiet helmet. I would compare it to the noise level of a shoei Qwest. It is very comfortable and well built. The Visor surprisingly does not catch too much air. I ride a sport bike and I commute around 1 hour to work and back at highway speeds. My only issue with the helmet is that the face shield does not go far back enough so it obstructs my field of vision when riding with face shield up.
Overall great helmet, with great looks.
Nov 18, 2013
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Alain J: I shoud say that the wind shield install on your bike will make the difference. I have the Givi Airflow (2 parts windshield) on my Tiger 800 XC and the wind is no more a problem at any speed. Nov 18, 2013
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James C: I had to talk on the phone with my Bose Android buds/mic once in these once. I was surprised that my mother was able to understand me. I believe your communication device will work in this. May 22, 2014
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Steve J: I use a Sena with my variant everyday. Never had a problem. It's probably not the quietest helmet I've had, but definitely not the loudest. Nov 18, 2013
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Pamela A: When the communications equipment in good, not much noise. You can buy a Cardo G9 with internal microphones and headphones. Problem solved. Nov 20, 2013
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A shopper asked: does it have an inner shield? Nov 15, 2013
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Peter A: If i understood your question so is it about 2 visor? An no it doesent i only has one. I live and drive in norway in europe and whne the sun gets really low in late summer and early autum u need an extra pair of sunglasses. (I have the golden visor) btw i love this helmet. Nov 16, 2013
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Ulrich B: An inner shield? Not sure what you mean. It has a great shield, and you can use the clear or the the dark one. I have been using the dark one for about a year now, mostly off road, and other than sticky vent controls it's been a great helmet for me. Nov 15, 2013
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Jason R: It does not. The only sun protection you'll get is by replacing the whole shield with a tinted one. This takes a few minutes. Nov 15, 2013
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Joshua R: I don't know what you mean by inner shield. It's just like a normal helmet. Nov 17, 2013
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james b: No it does not Nov 15, 2013
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Scott B: Nope. Nov 15, 2013
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A shopper asked: Can you remove the visor from the helmet? Apr 16, 2012
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Zamfield: Yes, very easily removed and Icon provide a little "key" to do it with (Although a penny will do the job, or the side of the key!). Mar 25, 2013
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Rustbucket: It's not designed to be easily removable - the vent switches are built into it. May 14, 2012
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cognacdave: yes, you can purchase other ones from this site as well, as i did. Apr 17, 2012
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Longhauler: yes easily! Jun 24, 2012
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Chris K: To clarify, the visor is not removable, however, the faceshield can be taken off and there are several replacement options available. Apr 21, 2012
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A shopper asked: I currently measure at a 22in (rounded) at the circumference of my head (my forehead). It says 22in maxes out at a small, though once the helmet is broken in, would it be pretty snug?
I wore a sevenzeroseven (707) helmet, at a medium- which is about the same measurement at 22in for a medium, but the helmet is broken in for a good 4-5 months and the fit is starting to get ugly (it IS a cheaper helmet).
How are your sizing compared to other helmets like the shoei and arai? (I tried shoei and arai at my local MC store and they all seem to fit really good, but I'm just a bit skeptical on once it is broken in.
May 27, 2014
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james b: In my opinion icon does not fit the same as shoei or arai. Otherwise I would have one of their adventure style helmets. The icon is snug at first but loosens some with wear. I have 2 variant helmets and the older still fits snug but the padding is obviously broken in. Hope this helps May 29, 2014
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Scott B: The helmets size pretty similar to the 707 line, and will break in, though I've found not as much as the cheap 707 liner. The liner for the variant is firm but plush. I would go for the small, though ordering without wearing the helmet first is always a crapshoot. Good luck. May 29, 2014
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steven w: It is very similar to Simpson helmets... I went off the size I used to wear in simpson helmets and it was a perfect fit. I used to wear shoei... like this helmet a lot more.

Steve
May 30, 2014
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A shopper asked: How hard would it be to fit a Scala Rider to this helmet? Its like a clamp system. And, is there space for a microphone between the front guard and the mouth?
Looking forward to a reply!
Feb 5, 2013
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RevZilla: There shouldn't be any complications when mounting a G9 to the Icon Variant Battlescar Helmet. There is more than enough space to fit the clamp and microphone.

If you run into any trouble, give our Gear Geeks a call at 877.792.9455.
Feb 6, 2013
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kylcldwll: If you have the Scala Rider 2, it mounts to any and all full helmets. Mine bolts right in, ofcourse i had to run the speakers and position the mic but it fits pretty well. Apr 29, 2013
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Zamfield: I've just fitted the low profile SMH10R from Sena... great price and a great piece of kit.
Looks the business with this more modern looking helmet and works great.
Mar 25, 2013
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A shopper asked: amI would like to order the matte black version of this helmet, and have the same face shield as the construct helmet Jul 31, 2012
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RevZilla: The Icon Variant Battlescar Helmet is shown with the dark smoke Icon Variant Face Shield. You can order the helmet through this page or by calling CS @877.792.4955. Jul 31, 2012
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Zamfield: It comes with a clear and a tinted shield in the box. The tint is dark enough so you can't see inside when it's on! Mar 25, 2013
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appjoe2004: dark smoke Sep 16, 2012
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A shopper asked: Can you wear goggles with this? Apr 28, 2012
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RevZilla: The Icon Variant is not compatible with goggles. The eye-port has tapered corners which are not wide enough to accommodate/fit them. May 14, 2012
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Rustbucket: Goggles won't fit with the visor on. I think they would if you took the visor off, but I've never tried. May 14, 2012
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Zamfield: You could wear goggles, but you'd need to take the visor off. You can't use both. Mar 25, 2013
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HOWARD B asked: Hey all!
Just wondering if anyone could compare sizing of the Variant to a Shoei RF-1100? I wear a medium 1100 at the moment (fits very well albeit could be tighter) but I could fit a small 1100 for a snug "race" fit.
Thanks!
Dec 22, 2014
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Dave S: Sorry Howard I can't help you there. All I can say is that when I purchased my Variant it fit smaller than expected. I was glad I tried on one at a local dealer prior to ordering the Battlescar from Revzilla. Pop into a local dealer like I did and see if they can sort you out before you buy Jan 7, 2015
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Michael G: Fit's true to size. I wear a Medium in almost ever helmet and the Battlescar fit the same. Probably the most comfortable helmet I have ever put on. Jan 6, 2015
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A shopper asked: How is this helmet in cold and wet weather? Does the face shield fog bad? I really want a helmet that doesn't fog up in cold and wet weather. Feb 2, 2015
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Martin M: It's OK, but you really want a pinlock visor if you want to prevent fogging. Feb 5, 2015
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A S asked: I love my new Variant helmet. However, my ears get badly pinched while wearing it. Can I do something about this? Nov 9, 2014
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Doug D: Same thing happens to me (because I have sena speakers in it). I have removed some of the padding around the ears but it still pinches a little. Nov 16, 2014
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Icon Men's and Women's Helmet Sizing

Sizing information is provided by the manufacturer and does not guarantee a perfect fit.

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Product Style RevZilla Item # Manufacturer Product # Availability
Charcoal / XS 886590 0101-6494 Available: Expect 1-4 business days processing time prior to shipment
Charcoal / SM 886591 0101-6495 In Stock: Ships next business day
Charcoal / MD 886592 0101-6496 In Stock: Ships next business day
Charcoal / LG 886593 0101-6497 In Stock: Ships next business day
Charcoal / XL 886594 0101-6498 In Stock: Ships next business day
Charcoal / 2XL 886595 0101-6499 In Stock: Ships next business day
Charcoal / 3XL 886596 0101-6500 Available: Expect 1-3 business days processing time prior to shipment
Covert Green / XS 824151 01015888 Available: Expect 3-4 business days processing time prior to shipment
Covert Green / SM 824152 01015889 In Stock: Ships next business day
Covert Green / MD 824154 0101-5890 In Stock: Ships next business day
Covert Green / LG 824155 0101-5891 In Stock: Ships next business day
Covert Green / XL 824148 0101-5892 In Stock: Ships next business day
Covert Green / 2XL 824156 0101-5893 In Stock: Ships next business day
Covert Green / 3XL 824149 0101-5894 Available: Expect 1-2 business days processing time prior to shipment
Dark Earth / XS 824150 0101-5902 Available: Expect 1-2 business days processing time prior to shipment
Dark Earth / SM 824157 0101-5903 Available: Expect 1-2 business days processing time prior to shipment
Dark Earth / MD 824147 0101-5904 In Stock: Ships next business day
Dark Earth / LG 824159 0101-5905 In Stock: Ships next business day
Dark Earth / XL 824153 0101-5906 Available: Expect 1-3 business days processing time prior to shipment
Dark Earth / 2XL 824158 0101-5907 Available: Expect 1-2 business days processing time prior to shipment
Dark Earth / 3XL 824160 0101-5908 Available: Expect 1-4 business days processing time prior to shipment