The MX-8 visor insert installs
into your face shield easily with no tools. It's constructed with
a double-sided adhesive foam gasket and once mounted it is intended to
be permanent. The electronics module mounts to the side of the face shield
and simply plugs into the insert with an included wire.
Available in Smoke or Blue.
Also available: An Automatic version,
the E-Tint AX-9. Your face shield changes in response to lighting conditions - automatically!
(See below under "Recommended
If you've ever experienced a sudden change of light while riding, say entering a tunnel on a bright sunny day, you know the worry of having your sunglasses or dark-tinted shield preventing a safe view of the road while your eyes adjust. So you open your shield or lower your glasses and when you exit the tunnel - you're blinded by the sun!
Now you can maintain the protection of a closed face shield while adjusting the amount of light reaching your eyes - at the touch of a button.
Blue shield shown in main image above;
Smoke insert below:
consume little power for operation. The E-Tint MX8's custom electronics
allow manual operation with the touch of a button.When a low voltage is
applied to the substrate of the insert, the liquid crystals instantly darken.
They return to their default state (light) when that voltage is removed.
Powered by a high-capacity rechargeable lithium polymer battery which
can be recharged when the supplied micro USB cable is connected to a computer
or a wall adaptor (not included).