HCI-100- Wine Motorcycle/Scooter Half Helmet (Medium)
Half Helmets – Motorcycle Half Helmet DOT 100 Wine. 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: 100Wine Color: Wine 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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Motorbike helmets are of 5 types and so are secured towards the rider's head using a chin strap. The intention of putting them on along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap just isn't secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The entire face helmet covers your entire head up to the skull base and is among the most protective among all the helmets. It provides a swiveling cutout band, termed as a visor, made from transparent plastic across the front in 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 are frequently used for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes use a face shield though the visor and chin portions are extended. A helmet 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 permits the rider to wear goggles and permit more airflow that is required 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 previously, modern off-road helmets use a chin bar to shield the face area from impact during crashes. By using such helmets together with goggles, the same amount of protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Also known from the name convertible, the modular helmet is a hybrid involving the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on the pivot and can be moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. Anyone wearing the helmet may thus manage to ingest while not having to take away the chinstrap. They may be popular with motor officers who're on the road.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are usually kept closed while riding as well as the chin bar is maintained only once not riding the motorcycle. In the event the helmet is kept on view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of a crash. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets provide a great degree of protection even though found in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The open face Motorcycle helmets cover the trunk in the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but don't possess the chin bar which a full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The security towards the face is minimal when working with these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by 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 in addition called the pudding basin helmet in the united kingdom, 1 / 2 Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was well-liked by road racers. The structure is almost much like an empty face helmet without the presence of lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer a protection as well as the rider has got to wear goggles to shield your eye area. Due to decreased safety that they can offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned using this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside An Entire World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. Most of these headwear are certainly not certified for safety and so are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They do not have precautionary features such as the energy absorbing crash foam. Inside their best, such novelty helmets prevents the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they cannot avoid the skull from the impact of an crash.