HCI-10 Red Open Face Motorcycle / Scooter Helmet with Bubble Visor (Medium)
HCI Helmets – Open Face Motorcycle Helmets Scooter Helmet 10Red DOT Certified : Yes Our helmets meet or exceed DOT FMVSS 218 Specifications Item:10Red Color: Red Brand: HCI This is a very well constructed and great looking new DOT motorcycle helmet with excellent inside padding, sun visor, D-rings and chin strap. Features * Super light weight * Fabric Bag and Owners Manual included * Rust proof stainless steel Dual D-rings * Quality plush interior * UV Protected clear coat finish which will long last without fading * Removable sun visor included * DOT clear coated in the back * Compatible with 3 snap flip shields How to find your size ? To find your size, get a helper do the measurement with a cloth tape measure to measure the circumference of your forehead at the position you want the helmet liner to rest. This is 1 inch above the eye brows. If your measurement falls between two of the sizes, please choose the smaller size. XS – 20 1/4 – 20 7/8" ( or 52-53 cm) S – 21 – 21 5/8" ( or 54-55 cm) M – 21 3/4 – 22 3/8" ( or 56-57 cm) L – 22 1/2 – 23 1/8" ( or 58-59 cm) XL – 23 1/4 – 24" ( or 60-61 cm) XXL – 24 1/8 – 24 7/8" ( 62-63 cm)
Motorcycle helmets are of five types and are secured on the rider's head utilizing a chin strap. The purpose of wearing them along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap just isn't secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The complete face helmet covers the complete head around the skull base and is regarded as the protective of all the helmets. It provides a swiveling cutout band, called a visor, made of transparent plastic across the front from the eyes and nose. Some helmets also include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and deficiency of wind. Full-face helmets which can be commonly used for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes possess a face shield though the visor and chin portions are extended. Head gear with less coverage is less safe.
Off-Road/Motocross Motorcycle Helmets: Mototcross/Off-road Motorcycle helmets have extended visor and chin portions. The absence of a face shield permits the rider to utilize goggles and allow more airflow that's required during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps the sun's rays's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was without a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to guard the face area from impact during crashes. By using such helmets along with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets may be accomplished.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Also known from the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on the pivot and can be moved upwards to resemble a wide open face helmet. Anyone wearing the helmet may thus manage to consume while not having to eliminate the chinstrap. They're favored by motor officers who are on the road.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are generally kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is kept up only if not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept in the open position while riding, the chance of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of this brief. However, those modular helmets which can be dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great a higher level protection even if employed in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outdoors face Motorcycle helmets cover the back from the head, the ears along with the cheeks but do not contain the chin bar that a full face helmet possesses. A number of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when you use these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by using goggles or snapping on the face shield protects the face area from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous throughout the 1960s and also called the pudding basin helmet in the UK, a half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was popular among road racers. The look is actually much like a wide open face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer a good deal of protection along with the rider needs to wear goggles to guard your eyes. Due to decreased safety which they offer, several Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside The Arena Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be included in mean motorcycle helmets. Most of these headwear aren't certified for safety and are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have safety measures for example the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets may prevent the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they cannot avoid the skull from the impact of the crash.