HJC Solid Men’s IS-33 Harley Touring Motorcycle Helmet – Black / Medium
Advanced polycarbonate composite shellLightweight, superior fit and comfort using advanced CAD technologyAerodynamic shell with large eyeport for greater visibility, multi-density EPS linerACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System provides flow-through ventilationMulti-stage intake vents and exhaust vents allow full front to back fresh airflow that flushes heat and humidityMoisture-wicking and odor-free interior with advanced SilverCool antibacterial fabric, comfortable, removable and washableRapidfire Shield Replacement System, quick, secure, tool-less shield removal/installation systemAerodynamic, flush-mounted shield fit for reduced turbulenceOne-touch integrated smoke-tinted SunShield (Patent Pending #11/335,855) deploys and retracts quickly and easily adjustable to three positionsHJ-09 Accusight Anti-Fog Face Shield, scratch-resistant hard coatingOptically correct 3D designRated to block 95% of harmful UV radiationNylon strap retention system, neatly secures chin strapBuilt-In communication, speaker pockets2012 Model
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Motorbike helmets are of five types and so are secured for the rider's head using a chin strap. The purpose of wearing them in addition to their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is just not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The complete face helmet covers the whole head up to the skull base and is among the most protective of all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, called a visor, made from transparent plastic through 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 which are commonly used for motocross or off-road rides tend not to sometimes possess a face shield but 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 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 sunlight's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was without a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to guard the face area from impact during crashes. By putting on such helmets in addition to goggles, the equal protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Commonly known as 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 can be moved upwards to resemble a face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus be capable of ingest without having to remove the chinstrap. They may be favored by motor officers who will be on the road.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are generally kept closed while riding and the chin bar is maintained not until not riding the motorcycle. In the event the helmet is kept in view position while riding, the chance 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 give a great amount of protection regardless if found in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The open face Motorcycle helmets cover a corner with the head, the ears and the cheeks such as the possess the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors being snapped on. The protection for the face is minimal when utilizing these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by using goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the face area from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous throughout the 1960s as well as referred to as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, a half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The design is actually much like a face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer much of a protection and the rider needs to wear goggles to guard your eye area. As a result of decreased safety they offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Within The An Entire World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear including beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These kinds of headwear usually are not certified for safety and so are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have safety features including the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they cannot steer clear of the skull from your impact of an crash.