Shoei Enigma RF-1100 Sports Bike Motorcycle Helmet – TC-6 / Small
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 1/8Five Types Of Motorbike Helmets
Motorbike helmets are usually of five types and are secured on the rider's head using a chin strap. The objective of putting them on along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is just not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The complete face helmet covers the complete head approximately the skull base and is regarded as the protective among all the helmets. It possesses a swiveling cutout band, called a visor, manufactured from transparent plastic over the front with the eyes and nose. Some helmets likewise incorporate vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and lack of wind. Full-face helmets that are frequently used for motocross or off-road rides do not sometimes possess a face shield though 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 lack of a face shield permits the rider to wear goggles and allow more airflow that's needed is during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps the sun's glare off the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets did not have a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to safeguard the facial skin from impact during crashes. By such helmets in addition to goggles, the equal protection as from full face helmets can be achieved.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Commonly known as by the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid relating to the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on a pivot and can be moved upwards to resemble a wide open face helmet. Anybody wearing the helmet may thus be able to ingest without needing to eliminate the chinstrap. They are popular with motor officers who are on the go.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are usually kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is kept up only if not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept in view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the event 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 if employed in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outside face Motorcycle helmets cover the rear with the head, the ears along with the cheeks such as the contain the chin bar which a full face helmet possesses. Many of them have provisions for visors being snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by putting on 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 also known as the pudding basin helmet in the united kingdom, one half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was loved by road racers. The style is practically much like a wide open face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet does not offer much of a protection along with the rider has got to wear goggles to safeguard your eyes. Because of the decreased safety they offer, a few Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the application 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 contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These kind of headwear aren't certified for safety and are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have security features for example the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets may prevent the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't avoid the skull from the impact of an crash.