HJC Thunder Women’s CS-R2 Street Bike Motorcycle Helmet – MC-8 / Medium
Advanced aerodynamic polycarbonate composite sculptured shell Lightweight superior fit & comfort using advanced CAD technology "ACS" Advanced channeling ventilation system Full front to back airflow flushes heat and humidity up & out Optically superior Anti-Scratch face shield Hard coated 3D shield design provides 95% U.V. protection and Anti-Scratch coating RapidFire HJ-09 shield replacement system Quick, secure, tool-less removal and installation Proven reliability and easy to use system 2-Stage shield closure mechanism Compresses shield into eye port gasket providing an extremely secure seal Multiple optional shields available RST mirrored, high definition (amber), smoke, dual lens, gradient & race shields w/ tear-off posts Plush nylex interior Fully removable/washable interior cheek pads & liner Meets or exceeds D.O.T. standards Full front to back airflow flushes heat and humidity up & out 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 helmets are usually of 5 types and therefore are secured to the rider's head employing a chin strap. The objective of putting them on along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The complete face helmet covers the entire head up to the skull base and is regarded as the protective among all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, referred to as a visor, made from transparent plastic over the front in the eyes and nose. Some helmets likewise incorporate vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and insufficient wind. Full-face helmets which can be commonly used for motocross or off-road rides don't sometimes use a face shield nevertheless 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 absence of a face shield permits 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 didn't have a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets use a chin bar to protect the facial skin from impact during crashes. By using such helmets along with goggles, the equivalent amount of protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Best known from the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid relating to the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is with a pivot and can be moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus be able to drink and eat while not having to get rid of the chinstrap. They're favored 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 only when not riding the motorcycle. In the event the helmet is kept in view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of a crash. However, those modular helmets which can be dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great level of protection even when found in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The open face Motorcycle helmets cover the rear in the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but do not possess the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. Many of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The protection to the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by wearing goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the facial skin from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous in the 1960s plus known as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, one half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The look is almost just like an empty face helmet without the presence of lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer a great deal of protection as well as the rider needs to wear goggles to protect the eyes. Because of the decreased safety that they can offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the application of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside An Entire World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These kind of headwear are certainly not certified for safety and therefore are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They do not have safety features like the energy absorbing crash foam. Inside their best, such novelty helmets may prevent the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they can not prevent the skull from your impact of an crash.