Shoei Enigma RF-1100 Sports Bike Motorcycle Helmet – TC-4 / Large
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. 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 Warranty2012 Model
Sizing Note:2X-Small – Hat Size: 6-3/8 – 6-1/2 – Head(cm): 51 – 52 – Head (inch): 20 1/8 – 20 1/2X-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
- Brand: Shoei
- Model: Enigma RF-1100 Helmet
- Item Weight: 5.4 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 14 x 11.5 x 10.8 inches
- Manufacturer Part Number: 0113-0204-06-HH-FBA
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Motorcycle headgear are usually of 5 types and therefore are secured for the rider's head by using a chin strap. The intention 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 your entire head approximately the skull base and is among the most protective among all the helmets. It possesses a swiveling cutout band, referred to as a visor, created from transparent plastic across the front of the eyes and nose. Some helmets include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and lack of wind. Full-face helmets that are widely used for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes have 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 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 from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was without a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to protect the eye from impact during crashes. By such helmets along with goggles, the same amount of protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Best known through the name convertible, the modular helmet is a hybrid between the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is over a pivot and is moved upwards to resemble an open face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus manage to consume while not having to remove the chinstrap. They're liked by motor officers who are on the road.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are generally kept closed while riding as well as the chin bar is maintained only once not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept in view position while riding, the chance of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of this brief. However, those modular helmets that are dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great level of protection even when utilized in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outside face Motorcycle helmets cover the trunk of the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but do not have the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. A number of them have provisions for visors to be snapped on. The protection for the face is minimal when you use these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the eye from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous in the 1960s and also referred to as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, 1 / 2 Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The style is almost similar to an open face helmet without the presence of lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer a good deal of protection as well as the rider must wear goggles to protect your eye area. Because of the decreased safety they offer, several Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned using this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Within The Realm Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. Most of these headwear are certainly not certified for safety and therefore are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They don't have safety features including the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets can prevent the scalp from sunburn or perhaps the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't prevent the skull through the impact of a crash.