HCI-100 Leather Motorcycle / Scooter Half Helmet (X-Large)
Half Helmets – Motorcycle Half Helmet DOT 100 Leather. This is a 100 Series DOT motorcycle half helmet which is one of the lightest and smallest in the market. Approximate weight is 2 lb and this helmet measures 8.75 inches from ear to ear and 11.5 inches from front to back. The new EPS liner is only 1 inch thick. Made using 3 different shell sizes. Item: 100Leather Color: Leather Brand: HCI DOT Certified: Yes This helmet meets or exceeds DOT FMVSS 218 specifications by DOT. Half Helmet Features: Super Light Weight Fabric Helmet Bag and Owners Manual included Quality Plush Interior Removable visor Face Shield Compatible(Compatible with 100Shield) You can easily wear glasses with or without the face shield Stainless Steel Dual D-rings DOT clear coated in the back Great quality materials and workmanship Helmet Sizing Guide: Please use a cloth tape to take your measurement. It is better to have a helper do the measuring in order to get accurate measurement. The circumference of the head should be measured at a point approximately one inch above the eyebrows, or at whatever point gives the largest possible measurement. If you find that your measurement falls between two sizes, choose the smaller size for this helmet. 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 58-59cms) XL – 23 1/4 – 24" ( or 60-61 cm) XXL – 24 1/8 – 24 7/8" ( 62-63 cm)
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Motorcycle headgear are of five types and are secured to the rider's head using a chin strap. The purpose of using them along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The entire face helmet covers your entire head approximately the skull base and is regarded as the protective of all the helmets. It has a swiveling cutout band, termed as a visor, made from transparent plastic over the front with the eyes and nose. Some helmets also include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and insufficient wind. Full-face helmets that are commonly used for motocross or off-road rides don't sometimes have a face shield however 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 lack of a face shield allows the rider to wear goggles and permit more airflow that is needed during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps sunshine's glare off of the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was without a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to guard the facial skin from impact during crashes. By putting on such helmets along with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets can be achieved.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Sometimes known by the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is over a pivot and is moved upwards to resemble an open face helmet. Anyone wearing the helmet may thus be capable of eat and drink without needing to get rid of the chinstrap. They may be well-liked by motor officers who are on the road.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are likely to be kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is kept up only if not riding the motorcycle. If the helmet is kept on view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the eventuality of a collision. However, those modular helmets that are dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great degree of protection even when found in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The open face Motorcycle helmets cover the rear with the head, the ears along with the cheeks along with contain the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. Many of them have provisions for visors to get snapped on. The protection to the face is minimal when you use these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by putting on goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the facial skin from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous through the 1960s and also known as the pudding basin helmet in britain, a half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was well-liked by road racers. The structure is actually much like an open face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer a good deal of protection along with the rider has got to wear goggles to guard your eye area. As a result of decreased safety they offer, a few Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included From The Whole World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear are certainly not certified for safety and are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They do not have safety measures including the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets prevents the scalp from sunburn or scalp against abrasion. However, they can't avoid the skull from your impact of your crash.