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post #1 of 22 Old 10-01-2009, 01:06 PM Thread Starter
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Question Foggy Prescription Glasses + Full-Face helmet....What to do?

Must wear glasses under helmet, but they fog up when I breathe. Vents and breath-guard help a little, but not always. Any recommendations? Anti-fog sprays? Anti-fog prescription riding glasses?
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post #2 of 22 Old 10-01-2009, 01:15 PM
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Scott Anti-Fog and Cleaner lens spray works well on the inside of my visor and sunglasses. Should work for you, too.

Here's a link that shows what the bottle looks like:

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Cat crap(really the name) works great on glasses...but using it on the shield is kinda a pain.

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I use a Scott no fog cloth. Mine is about 2 years old and still works. It takes up very little room. Just breathe on the glass to fog it and wipe off the fog with the cloth. No more foggy glasses.

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Smearing cat crap on mine makes them much better.

One warning about cat crap, I tend to leave it in my tank bag, but it melts at about 90 degrees and makes a huge mess. Something to keep in mind.

http://www.webbikeworld.com/r2/motor...isor-anti-fog/

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I use a Scott no fog cloth. Mine is about 2 years old and still works. It takes up very little room. Just breathe on the glass to fog it and wipe off the fog with the cloth. No more foggy glasses.
Good to know. I'll give them a try, cloth doesn't melt. :-)

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I'm a skier who wears glasses under my goggles, so I face fogged glasses a lot.

You want something that causes the moisture to sheet over, not bead up. A thin smear of bar soap works, polished out with a soft cotton cloth. Or a thin smear of liquid detergent polished out. Or any of the antifog products mentioned above.

Nothing works perfectly. These do a fairly good job, plus ventilation for the best possible result.
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I have a friend that swears by toothpaste, just plain non-gritty toothpaste.

Personally, I resolved this problem by buying a Foggy Mask. I put it in my helmet when the temps go down a bit, and don't worry about foggy anything anymore. Just make sure you adjust it so it fits to your face well. Basically, it keeps all your expelled breath out of the vision areas.

Good luck!
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+1 for the cat crap on the glasses and I also use Fog city inserts on the shields. Works for me.

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The Respro Foggy is a cheap and fantastic product that fits inside your helmet and seals off your eyes from your nose/mouth. I leave mine in year-round, gets a little gamey midsummer but not enough of a problem to remove it...

It's $20 and made of neoprene. I've never seen one in a MC shop, only online... Great product.

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