HJC Lash Women’s IS-16 On-Road Motorcycle Helmet – MC-8 / Medium
Advanced lightweight polycarbonate composite shell Superior fit & comfort using advanced CAD technology One-touch patent pending integrated sunshield (HJ-V5] Smoke-tinted SunShield deploys quickly and easily (HJ-V5) Three stage multiple positions with locking mechanism "ACS" advanced channeling ventilation system Full front to back airflow flushes heat and humidity AccuSight anti-fog treated face shield (HJ-09) Hard coated optically superior 3D shield design providing U.V. protection RapidFire shield replacement system for quick, secure, tool-less removal & installation (HJ-09] Compresses shield into eye port gasket providing a extremely secure seal SilverCool anti-bacterial moisture-wicking & odor-free fabric, removable interior with advanced anti-bacterial fabric Meets or exceeds D.O.T. standards SunShield system ( Patent Pending 11/335,8550 ) 2012 Model
Sizing Note: 2XS – Hat Size: 6 3/8 – 6 1/2 – Centimeter: 51 – 52 – Inches: 20 – 20 1/2 XS – Hat Size: 6 5/8 – 6 3/4 – Centimeter: 53 – 54 – Inches: 20 7/8 – 21 1/4 Sm – Hat Size: 6 7/8 – 7 – Centimeter: 55 – 56 – Inches: 21 5/8 – 22 Med – Hat Size: 7 1/8 – 7 1/4 – Centimeter: 57 – 58 – Inches: 22 1/2 – 22 7/8 Lg – Hat Size: 7 3/8 – 7 1/2 – Centimeter: 59 – 60 – Inches: 23 1/4 – 23 5/8 XL – Hat Size: 7 5/8 – 7 3/4 – Centimeter: 61 – 62 – Inches: 24 – 24 3/8 2XL – Hat Size: 7 7/8 – 8 – Centimeter: 63 – 64 – Inches: 24 3/4 – 25 1/4 3XL – Hat Size: 8 1/8 – 8 1/4 – Centimeter: 65 – 66 – Inches: 25 5/8 – 26
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Motorcycle helmets are usually of five types and so are secured to the rider's head employing a chin strap. The intention of using them along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The complete face helmet covers the whole head approximately the skull base and is easily the most protective of all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, termed as a visor, manufactured from transparent plastic over 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 are popular for motocross or off-road rides tend not to sometimes possess a face shield however 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 use 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 the sun's rays's glare off of the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was lacking a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to shield the facial skin from impact during crashes. By wearing such helmets together with goggles, the same amount of protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up 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 with a pivot and could be moved upwards to resemble an open face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus be capable of ingest without having to get rid of the chinstrap. They're favored by motor officers that are moving around.
Modular helmets are likely to be kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is maintained only if not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept in view position while riding, potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in case of an accident. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets offer a great amount of protection even if employed in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: The face helmets cover the rear from the head, the ears along with the cheeks such as the possess the chin bar which a full face helmet possesses. A number of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The safety to the face is minimal when utilizing these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the facial skin from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous during the 1960s plus known as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, 1 / 2 helmet or &lsquoshorty' was popular among road racers. The look is practically similar to an open face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet will not offer a great deal of protection along with the rider has got to wear goggles to shield your eye area. Because of the decreased safety they offer, a couple of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside The An Entire World Of Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be included in mean motorcycle helmets. These kind of headwear are certainly not certified for safety and so are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They do not have security features for example the energy absorbing crash foam. In their best, such novelty helmets prevents the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they can not prevent the skull through the impact of your crash.