Shoei Diabolic Feud RF-1100 Street Bike Racing Motorcycle Helmet – TC-5 / Medium
Unrivaled in every feature category, there's not another helmet on the market that truly embodies motorcycling quite like the RF-1100. Building helmets isn't just a means to an end for us here at SHOEI, it's a passion that we fulfill daily, which is why we stopped at no end while evolving the RF-1100 into our best seller. Combining customer and dealer requests with state-of-the-art technology and everything learned over 50 years of premium helmet development has yielded the finest sport-touring full-face that money can buy. The groundbreaking RF-1100-where aggressive styling meets SHOEI's unrivaled attention to detail. The Evolution of Perfection never ends…
Q.R.S.A. (Quick Release Self-Adjusting) Base Plate SystemCW-1 ShieldAIM+ Shell Construction (Snell M2010-Approved)5 Shell SizesShell-Integrated SpoilerVariable Ventilation SystemDual-Layer EPS LinerInterior SystemChin CurtainBreath Guard5-Year Warranty2013 Model
Sizing Note:X-Small – Hat Size: 6 5/8 – 6 3/4 – Head(cm): 53 – 54 – Head (inch): 20 7/8 – 21 1/4 Small – Hat Size: 6 7/8 – 7 – Head (cm): 55 – 56 – Head (inch): 21 5/8 – 22 Medium – Hat Size: 7 1/8 – 7 1/4 – Head (cm): 57 – 58 – Head (inch): 22 1/2 – 22 7/8 Large – Hat Size: 7 3/8 – 7 1/2 – Head (cm): 59 – 60 – Head (inch): 23 1/4 – 23 5/8 X-Large – Hat Size: 7 5/8 – 7 3/4 – Head (cm): 61 – 62 – Head (inch): 24 – 24 3/8 2X-Large – Hat Size: 7 7/8 – 8 – Head (cm): 63 – 64 – Head (inch): 24 3/4 – 25 1/8
Motorbike helmets are usually of 5 types and are secured on the rider's head by using a chin strap. The intention of putting them on and their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap just isn't secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The entire face helmet covers the whole head as much as the skull base and is regarded as the protective among all the helmets. It provides a swiveling cutout band, called a visor, made from transparent plastic across the front in the eyes and nose. Some helmets include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and deficiency of wind. Full-face helmets which are popular for motocross or off-road rides do not sometimes use a face shield however 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 allows the rider to put on goggles and invite more airflow that's 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 of 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 wearing such helmets together with goggles, the equivalent amount of protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Sometimes known from the name convertible, the modular helmet is 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 face helmet. The person wearing the helmet may thus have the ability to eat and drink without needing to remove the chinstrap. These are favored by motor officers who are moving around.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are often kept closed while riding and the chin bar is kept up only if not riding the motorcycle. If the helmet is kept in view position while riding, potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the event of an accident. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great degree of protection even when utilized in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outdoors face Motorcycle helmets cover a corner in the head, the ears and the cheeks but do not hold the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. A number of them have provisions for visors being snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by using goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the facial skin 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 england, a half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The structure is actually just like a face helmet without the presence of lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer a good deal of protection and the rider has to wear goggles to protect the eye area. Because of the decreased safety which they offer, a few Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned using this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included From The Realm Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be included in mean motorcycle helmets. Most of these headwear aren't certified for safety and are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They don't have precautionary features like the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or scalp against abrasion. However, they can't avoid the skull in the impact of the crash.