HJC Ramper Men’s IS-16 Sports Bike Racing Motorcycle Helmet – MC-1 / X-Large
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 up & out AccuSight anti-fog treated face shield (HJ-09) Hard coated optically superior 3D shield design providing 95% U.V. protection RapidFire shield replacement system for quick, secure, tool-less removal & installation (HJ-09) 2-Stage shield closure mechanism Compresses shield into eye port gasket providing a extremely secure seal SilverCool anti-bacterial moisture-wicking & odor-free 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
Motorcycle headgear are usually of 5 types and therefore are secured towards the rider's head using a chin strap. The intention of putting them on as well as their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap isn't secured.
Full Face Helmet: The full face helmet covers the entire head approximately the skull base and is regarded as the protective among all the helmets. It provides a swiveling cutout band, referred to as a visor, made of transparent plastic across the front of the eyes and nose. Some helmets include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and not enough wind. Full-face helmets that are frequently 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 Helmets: Mototcross/Off-road helmets have extended visor and chin portions. The absence of a face shield permits the rider to wear 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 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 have a chin bar to safeguard the face from impact during crashes. By wearing such helmets as well as goggles, the equal protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Best known from the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on the pivot and is moved upwards to resemble a wide open face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus manage to consume without having to remove the chinstrap. They are liked by motor officers that are moving around.
Modular helmets are often kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is kept up only when not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept on view position while riding, the risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the eventuality of this brief. However, those modular helmets that are dual certified as full face and open face helmets provide a great level of protection even when found in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: Outdoors face helmets cover the rear of the head, the ears along with the cheeks along with contain the chin bar which a full face helmet possesses. A lot of them have provisions for visors being snapped on. The safety towards the face is minimal when you use these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by putting on goggles or snapping on the face shield protects the face from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous during the 1960s and in addition known as the pudding basin helmet in england, a half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was popular among road racers. The style is nearly just like a wide open face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer a great deal of protection along with the rider needs to wear goggles to safeguard the eye area. Due to decreased safety that they can offer, a couple of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Within The An Entire World Of Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These kinds of headwear are not certified for safety and therefore are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have safety measures such as the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or perhaps the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't stop the skull through the impact of an crash.