Shoei Solid X-Eleven Full Face Motorcycle Helmet – Black / Small
The X-ELEVEN has been the helmet of choice for professional riders since it's introduction. Built to race specifications, the X-Eleven was designed and developed in collaboration with professional riders, like Jake Zemke, Eric Bostrom, and Chris Vermeulen to name a few.
Numerous hours in our wind tunnel and on racetracks around the world has produced an aerodynamically superior helmet with minimal lift and drag, plus incomparable fit and ventilation.
The world's most demanding riders demand nothing but the best. The X-ELEVEN only from Shoei.
Quick Release Base Plate SystemDual Liner Ventilation System3D Comfort Liner SystemUpper Air IntakeLower Air IntakeDual Air Charge SystemFace Shield Defogging VentChin CurtainRear Air ExhaustNeck Outlet VentExhaust Breath ChamberBreath GuardAero Edge Spoiler With Exhaust VentPreset Shield Opening Lever With Locking MechanismCX-1V ShieldAIM+ Shell ConstructionSnell M20055 year warranty from purchase date, 7 year warranty from helmet manufacture date2009 ModelFive Forms Of Motorbike Headgear
Motorbike headgear are of five types and they are secured towards the rider's head employing a chin strap. The intention of using them and their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap isn't secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The entire face helmet covers the complete head approximately the skull base and is among the most protective among all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, termed as a visor, made of transparent plastic across the front in the eyes and nose. Some helmets also include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and lack of wind. Full-face helmets which might be popular for motocross or off-road rides don't sometimes have 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 utilize goggles and invite 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 of the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was lacking a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to safeguard the face from impact during crashes. By wearing such helmets together with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets may be accomplished.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Also known with the name convertible, the modular helmet is often a hybrid involving the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is over a pivot and is moved upwards to resemble a face helmet. The person wearing the helmet may thus be capable of ingest while not having to remove the chinstrap. They're liked by motor officers who are on the move.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are often kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is kept up only once 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 eventuality of an accident. However, those modular helmets which might be dual certified as full face and open face helmets give a great a higher level protection even though employed in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The face Motorcycle helmets cover the back in the head, the ears along with the cheeks along with contain the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. A lot of them have provisions for visors being snapped on. The protection towards the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the face from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous throughout the 1960s plus known as the pudding basin helmet in the united kingdom, 1 / 2 Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was well-liked by road racers. The structure is actually much like a face helmet minus the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet does not offer a good deal of protection along with the rider must wear goggles to safeguard your eyes. 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 Within The Realm Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear including beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear aren't certified for safety and they are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They don't have precautionary 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 cannot prevent the skull from your impact of your crash.