HJC Solid Men’s IS-MAX BT Bluetooth Sports Bike Racing Motorcycle Helmet – Black / 3X-Large
Advanced Injection Molded Lightweight Polycarbonate Shell Single-Button One Handed Chin Bar/Face Shield Release Superior Fit & Comfort Using Advanced CAD Technology One-Touch Patent Pending Integrated SunShield Smoke-tinted SunShield Deploys Quickly & Easily Three Stage Multiple Postions with Locking Mechanism BlueTooth Ready with integrated recess & interior speaker cavities (Bluetooth unit sold separately) Optically Superior PinLock faceshield provides 95% UV Protection (HJ-17) QuickSlide Tool-less Shield Replacement System Multiple optional Face shields & SunShields available "ACS" Advanced Channeling Ventilation System Full Front to Back Airflow Flushes Heat & Humidity Up & Out SilverCool Removable & Washable Interior Meets or Exceeds D.O.T. Standards SunShield System (US Patent No.7,540,033) 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 5 types and so are secured towards the rider's head using a chin strap. The intention of using them and their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The full face helmet covers the whole head up to the skull base and is among the most protective among all the helmets. It possesses a swiveling cutout band, known as a visor, made from transparent plastic across the front of the eyes and nose. Some helmets likewise incorporate vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and not enough wind. Full-face helmets which can be popular for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes have a face shield however the visor and chin portions are extended. Head gear 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 allows 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 off the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets did not have a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to safeguard the facial skin from impact during crashes. By wearing such helmets together with goggles, the equal protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Also known from the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid between the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on a pivot and is moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus be able to eat and drink without needing to remove the chinstrap. These are popular with motor officers who are on the go.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are generally kept closed while riding and the chin bar is maintained not until not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept on view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the eventuality of a crash. However, those modular helmets which can be dual certified as full face and open face helmets offer a great amount of protection even if used in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The face Motorcycle helmets cover the back of the head, the ears and the cheeks but do not hold the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The protection towards the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by wearing goggles or snapping on a face shield protects the facial skin from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous in the 1960s and in addition referred to as the pudding basin helmet in england, a half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The design is almost comparable to an empty face helmet without the presence of lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer much of a protection and the rider has got to wear goggles to safeguard your eyes. Due to the decreased safety that they offer, a few Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the use of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included From The An Entire World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear aren't certified for safety and so are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have security features such as the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets prevents the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't prevent the skull from the impact of an crash.