HCI-100- White Pearl Motorcycle/Scooter Half Helmet (Medium)
Half Helmets – Motorcycle Half Helmet DOT 100 Pearl White. 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: 100PearlWhite Color: PearlWhite 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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- Deciding on the right Motor bike Helmet: Pick the motorbike headgear that fits ones scenarios most effectively. Five Varieties Of Motorbike Helmets
Motorbike headgear are of 5 types and are secured on the rider's head utilizing a chin strap. The purpose of using them along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The entire face helmet covers your entire head around the skull base and is easily the most protective of all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, known as a visor, created from transparent plastic throughout the front from the eyes and nose. Some helmets have vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and deficiency of wind. Full-face helmets that are frequently used for motocross or off-road rides do not sometimes possess a face shield nevertheless the visor and chin portions are extended. Head gear with less coverage is less safe.
Off-Road/Motocross Helmets: Mototcross/Off-road helmets have extended visor and chin portions. The absence of a face shield permits the rider to utilize goggles and allow more airflow that is required during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps sunlight's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was without a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to safeguard the face from impact during crashes. By such helmets along with goggles, the equal protection as from full face helmets may be accomplished.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Also known through the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is with a pivot and could be moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. The person wearing the helmet may thus have the ability to drink and eat without having to eliminate the chinstrap. These are favored by motor officers that are moving around.
Modular helmets are generally kept closed while riding as well as the chin bar is maintained only once not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept in the open position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of an accident. However, those modular helmets that are dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great degree of protection regardless if found in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: Outside face helmets cover the trunk from the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but do not have the chin bar which a full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The protection on the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the face from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous during the 1960s as well as referred to as pudding basin helmet in the united kingdom, a half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was well-liked by road racers. The look is practically just like an empty face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer a protection as well as the rider has got to wear goggles to safeguard your eyes. Because of the decreased safety that they can offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Within The Arena Of Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. Most of these headwear usually are not certified for safety and are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They don't have precautionary features including the energy absorbing crash foam. In their best, such novelty helmets can prevent the scalp from sunburn or scalp against abrasion. However, they can't avoid the skull through the impact of an crash.