Any Size 8 Helmets Out There?

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Any Size 8 Helmets Out There?

This is a discussion on Any Size 8 Helmets Out There? within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • Size 8 horse helmet for large head
  • Equestrian helmet for big head

LinkBack Thread Tools
    10-08-2007, 04:30 PM
Any Size 8 Helmets Out There?

When I was a kid I never wore helmets for anything but I'm older and have had a couple of concussions so I guess some sense was knocked into me.

The problem is I have a large head - size 8? Troxel doesn't even go over 7 5/8 or 3/4. Owens makes some larger but nobody seems to stock them. I ride western and ideally I could find without that English point. I'd also like one in something lighter than black since Colorado summer sun can be hot. Of course, beggars can't be choosy and I'll settle for one I don't have to hammer onto my head. I'm hoping some dealers follow this forum. I've emailed a bunch without much luck.

It's not totally urgent. My husband horse is arriving October 20th and its going to take a while for us to get to know each other before I ride him.

Sponsored Links
    10-08-2007, 04:39 PM
Dover Saddlery has a size 8 Owens in stock right now.
    10-08-2007, 04:45 PM
Do you have a orcheln's farm store near you? I know that they carry ridding helmets
    10-08-2007, 05:04 PM

Thanks. I have an Owen GR8 on order. Unfortunately, its black on black but it will fit.

Kansas, Thanks for the suggestion but they're not in Colorado. My wife suggests we just have our paychecks deposited at Murdoch's.

The proper with most stores is that they stock the common sizes. I've had this issue my whole life with long arms, big feet & such. The internet is wonderful since I can find clothing that fits.

    10-09-2007, 03:04 AM
Also try ebay

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:33 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0