Gear: Morning Pride Ben-2 Plus With "EZ Flips." NFPA


Morning Pride Ben-2 Plus With "EZ Flips." NFPA

Morning Prise
Category: Turnout & Duty Gear
Subcategory: Helmets
Price: 194.00
Average Rating:
(32 Votes)

Introducing the first-ever NFPA certified "EZ Flips"...only from Morning Pride. The Ben Franklin2 PLUS is the most durable composite helmet you can buy because the color molded throughout "FYR-Glass" Shell (including ridges) resists chipping, cracking and peeling far better than even Kevlar reinforced shells. The long term result is that the Ben2 is the most cost effective, lightweight composite traditional helmet. It offers comfortable fit, balanced feel, low head ride and light weight of "old" traditionals but with NFPA required performance levels. You simply can't beat Ben2's fit, comfort, performance, or price. This Ben2 now features new NFPA certified "EZ-Flips" that are visually and operationally indistinguishable.

Member Reviews

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    frfghtr396, Mon, 22 Oct 2007 03:17:01 UTC.
    1st review

    Great helmet! This is a comfortable helmet to wear for a prolonged period. It's lightweight and very well balanced. It rides a lot lower than a lot of other helmets do, and is easy to adjust. The "EZ Flips" are also a great alternative to a face shield. Definitely worth the money. This helmet will take a beating and still survive.

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    hookladder, Thu, 15 Nov 2007 21:58:08 UTC.

    Great helmet to wear have done so and love it

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    bcarbin, Sat, 24 Nov 2007 06:05:54 UTC.

    Great comfortable helmet. Lightweight and very durable.

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    pabel, Sun, 25 Nov 2007 22:46:56 UTC.

    Very great helmet. It stands up well to what every you throw at it.

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    Account Removed, Thu, 06 Dec 2007 17:59:00 UTC.

    Very comfortable helmet. Fits like a glove.

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    weaver1436, Wed, 26 Dec 2007 05:13:48 UTC.

    very comfortable really like this style

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    hfd70c3, Sun, 13 Jan 2008 14:44:11 UTC.

    This is what our department is curently issueing. I feel that out of all the composite helmets I have worn this is the closest fit to that of the original leathers. You can get two helmets for the price of one if you by the Ben2 over a leather. Now that Morning pride has the NFPA aproved flips we can return to the old days and get rid of the unsightly goggles that adorne the helmets today.

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    camocowboy, Mon, 10 Mar 2008 01:27:06 UTC.

    I have not been in a fire with it yet but I have had to wear it for differt things like cleaning trees out of roads and off house I save my head 3 or 4 times from getting hit in the head

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    ARFFChiefWeeks, Wed, 04 Jun 2008 14:07:27 UTC.

    Have been issued this helmet for a while now and it holds up to all kinds of abuse. Like falling off apparatus. oops, heat and impact. A lighter helmet is always a plus. Thank goodness for no more goggles, what a waste. Never understood goggles when 99 percent of time we are in SCBA. Great improvements with this helmet. We did have a firefighter get the beak that holds the the helmet badge caught in overhead netting. He suffered more from the joking later,

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    Account Removed, Mon, 14 Jul 2008 14:44:58 UTC.

    jusr bought this helemet i had a carins 1000 classic let me tell you it was far from classic i hated it, it would ride to high on my head and felt like it was going to fall but this helmet rides a lot lower on my head and it is a hell of alot lighter then the ancient piece of crap i had before and i like the eagle on this one its cool looking

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    FIRE25MAN, Mon, 04 Aug 2008 06:35:13 UTC.

    great one

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    hfd75, Wed, 20 Aug 2008 01:20:26 UTC.

    Thsi my new issue helmet with the city, I like it so far seems well made and lite to wear. Very comfortable.

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    fdny, Tue, 09 Sep 2008 03:04:11 UTC.

    i happen 2 like this helment the fdny use this helment

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    frpagan, Sat, 20 Sep 2008 22:13:05 UTC.

    The best helmet out there

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    fireguy38995, Sat, 25 Oct 2008 00:45:30 UTC.

    this should be the only helmet issued!!!!

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    fftank, Sat, 08 Nov 2008 03:22:06 UTC.

    i love this helmet the best out of all of mine!!!!!

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    ChipsCaptian15, Sun, 30 Nov 2008 17:22:54 UTC.

    not much to tell just love this helmet the price the fit the fill all out a great product recomend to any one

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    jbeck308, Sun, 28 Dec 2008 20:32:24 UTC.

    ok, little heavy after a barn burner, wish it was lighter

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    BNeely2340, Tue, 13 Jan 2009 22:39:27 UTC.

    best one i have useds....its on the heavyer side but most comefort

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    SCHoseMan, Sat, 31 Jan 2009 22:34:07 UTC.

    Wonderful fitting helmet, comfortable, and durable. Best helmet I have ever used.

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    90asstchief, Tue, 03 Feb 2009 03:16:33 UTC.

    this helmet is a bargin for the price great fit i own two of them

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    FDFS4, Mon, 09 Feb 2009 01:41:57 UTC.

    Helmet is awesome for the price. Morning Pride knows the market. I have worn Cairns and Bullards. Nothing compares to the way that a Ben-2 fits and feels.

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    dmayse, Fri, 27 Feb 2009 13:14:36 UTC.

    Great helmet. My dept has 25 & love thim.

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    JIM, Sun, 01 Mar 2009 21:33:55 UTC.

    I love the fit. Great protection.

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    SD_418, Tue, 17 Mar 2009 12:58:21 UTC.

    Great fit and weight! Great protection and easy maintenance... I'll probaly never wear a "leather" again!!!

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    nickb, Thu, 16 Apr 2009 06:03:44 UTC.

    Great helmet. Balanced weight, very comfortable to wear for prolong periods. The white version does discolor with exposure to heat.

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    chief620, Sat, 09 May 2009 15:08:40 UTC.

    This helmet is actually pretty balanced for a traditional style helmet. Pretty comfortable and good protection. But I use to work out west and had a First Due 1500 by phoenix Technologies. I know many people bag on this helmet because it just looks wierd, But let me tell you it is the lightest helmet made on the market it is the most comfrotable and can be worn for mulitiple discplines like wildland fires and rope rescue.

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    hwy58_2house, Mon, 15 Jun 2009 17:35:33 UTC.

    this is the only helment my dept. issuse... i love it, its light, durable, comfortable and for the quality the price is hard to beat

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    bigstick, Thu, 20 Aug 2009 05:27:54 UTC.

    9 years and 3 fire departments later... spend the extra money to get the real brass eagle for the shield bracket.

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    Account Removed, Sun, 18 Jul 2010 18:58:15 UTC.

    love this helmet! light and comfortable... and the EZ flips are so much better than the face shield.

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    Firecolin, Thu, 04 Nov 2010 03:47:13 UTC.

    It is a comfy helmet but it sits a little tall on my head we got called to a house for a smoke smell and I was walking around in the house and nocked a light off the ceiling but other than that great I do make one sujestion get the face sheild i got my face burnt with mine because we got the one with just goggles.

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    ffmark, Mon, 23 Jul 2012 00:19:17 UTC.

    I was issued this helmet at work and was not sure how I was going to like it. So far it has been a great helmet. It holds up to a lot of abuse. I recommend it to anyone.

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