Shoei Hadron 2 RF-1100 Road Race Motorcycle Helmet – TC-6 / Small
Building on the strongest pedigree in the motorcycle helmet business, SHOEI is proud to introduce the all-new RF-1100 Helmet. Since its 2003 inception, the RF-1000 has enjoyed great success, but that didn't stop SHOEI's world-class development team from throwing out the molds to build a brand-new helmet from scratch.
AIM+ Shell Construction (Snell M2010-Approved)Q.R.S.A. (Quick Release Self-Adjusting) Base Plate SystemCW-1 Shield5 Shell SizesShell-Integrated SpoilerVariable Ventilation System: three (3) intake and six (6) exhaust vents in totalDual layer liner yields enhanced impact absorption by adjusting thickness and density in key areasInner liner features air channels for efficient coolingImpact-absorbing EPS linerThe RF-1100 is equipped with a fully removable, washable, and replaceable 3D center pad and multi-layer cheek padsChin curtainBreath Guard5-Year Warranty2012 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
Motorcycle helmets are usually of five types and therefore are secured on the rider's head utilizing a chin strap. The purpose of wearing them along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The total face helmet covers the whole head approximately the skull base and is among the most protective It features a transparent plastic through the front of the eyes and nose. Some helmets likewise incorporate vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and deficiency of wind. Full-face helmets which might be popular for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes have a face shield but the visor and chin portions are extended. Head gear with less coverage is less safe.
Off-Road/Motocross Helmets: Mototcross/Off-road helmets have extended visor and chin portions. The lack of a face shield permits the rider to use 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 sunshine'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 have a chin bar to shield the facial skin from impact during crashes. By using such helmets as well as goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets can be achieved.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Commonly known as with the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid relating to the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on the pivot and could be moved upwards to resemble an open face helmet. The person wearing the helmet may thus be capable of consume without needing to remove the chinstrap. They may be popular with motor officers who are moving around.
Modular helmets are likely to be kept closed while riding and also the chin bar is maintained only once 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 a collision. However, those modular helmets which might be dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great a higher level protection even if utilized in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: Outdoors face helmets cover the back of the head, the ears and also the cheeks such as the possess the chin bar which a full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping on the face shield protects the facial skin from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous in the 1960s and in addition referred to as pudding basin helmet in britain, one half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The structure is almost similar to an open face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer a good deal of protection and also the rider needs to wear goggles to shield your eye area. Due to the decreased safety that they offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside The An Entire World Of Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear aren't certified for safety and therefore are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They do not have precautionary 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 won't stop the skull from the impact of the crash.