HJC Solid Men’s RPHA-MAX Sports Bike Motorcycle Helmet – Matte Black / Small
Advanced P.I.M. (Premium Integrated Matrix) Shell: Carbon Fiber, Aramid and Fiberglass materials are combined to produce a remarkably strong and extremely light shell, designed for superior fit and comfort using advanced CAD technologyInnovative center one-touch open/close locking system designed to be opened with either hand, flip-up chin bar makes communicating with your helmet on easier. "ACS" Advanced Channeling Ventilation System: Full front-to-back airflow flushes heat and humidity up and out, chin bar intake vent provides airflow across the shield interior to help eliminate shield foggingRemovable, washable and antibacterial moisture wicking comfort liner, cool4ever interior liner offers self-cooling properties that wick away moisture and keep the rider coolOptically superior Pinlock-prepared 3D face shield provides 95% UV protection, innovative center one-touch open/close locking system is designed for an extremely secure seal, simple and secure ultra-quick, tool-less removal and installation, Pinlock 100% Max Vision fog-resistant lens includedOne-touch integrated smoke-tinted SunShield (HJ-V7) deploys and retracts quickly and easily, three positions for adjustable SunShield leverDOT Certified 2013 Model Sizing Note: X-Small – Hat Size: 6 5/8 – 6 3/4 – Centimeter: 53 – 54 – Inches: 20 7/8 – 21 1/4 Small – Hat Size: 6 7/8 – 7 – Centimeter: 55 – 56 – Inches: 21 5/8 – 22 Medium – Hat Size: 7 1/8 – 7 1/4 – Centimeter: 57 – 58 – Inches: 22 1/2 – 22 7/8 Large – Hat Size: 7 3/8 – 7 1/2 – Centimeter: 59 – 60 – Inches: 23 1/4 – 23 5/8 X-Large – Hat Size: 7 5/8 – 7 3/4 – Centimeter: 61 – 62 – Inches: 24 – 24 3/8 2X-Large – Hat Size: 7 7/8 – 8 – Centimeter: 63 – 64 – Inches: 24 3/4 – 25 1/4 3X-Large – Hat Size: 8 1/8 – 8 1/4 – Centimeter: 65 – 66 – Inches: 25 5/8 – 26
Motorcycle headgear are of 5 types and are secured for the rider's head by using a chin strap. The purpose of using them along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap just isn't secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The total face helmet covers the whole head around the skull base and is among the most protective of all the helmets. It possesses a swiveling cutout band, known as a visor, manufactured from transparent plastic across the front with 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 which are popular for motocross or off-road rides don't sometimes possess a face shield nevertheless 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 absence of a face shield permits the rider to put on 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 off the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was lacking a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to shield the eye from impact during crashes. By putting on such helmets along with goggles, the same amount of protection as from full face helmets can be achieved.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Sometimes known through the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is with a pivot and could be moved upwards to resemble a wide open face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus manage to ingest and never have to eliminate the chinstrap. They may be liked by motor officers who're on the go.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are likely to be kept closed while riding as well as the chin bar is maintained not until not riding the motorcycle. If the helmet is kept in the open position while riding, potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in case of a collision. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great amount of protection even though used in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outside face Motorcycle helmets cover the trunk with the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but do not contain the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. A lot of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The safety for the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by using goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the eye from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous in the 1960s as well as known as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, a half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was popular among road racers. The design is practically comparable to a wide open face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer much of a protection as well as the rider must wear goggles to shield your eyes. 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 Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be included in mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear aren't certified for safety and are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They don't have security features like the energy absorbing crash foam. In their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they can not stop the skull from the impact of an crash.