A helmet must fit snugly. The padding will eventually compress and make the helmet fit looser. It should not feel uncomfortable or cause headaches, but it shouldn’t fit too tightly. The helmet should fit snugly around your head. There should be no space between your temples & the brow pad. The cheek pads need to touch your cheeks but not make you uncomfortable. If the helmet is fitted with a neck roll it shouldn’t push the helmet aside. It is equally important to feel comfortable and safe when you put on your helmet. A helmet without comfort is no protection.
MOTORCYCLE HELMETS ELIMINATES NOISE
You can be very loud out on your bike due to many factors, such as the motorcycle you ride, weather conditions, and your helmet. While some helmets can be quieter than others because of their design, it is difficult to say which helmet is the quietest. It’s important to have a helmet that fits you correctly, especially around the neck.
Motorcycle noise can damage your hearing. Wearing a helmet while riding may not be enough to reduce the noise levels. It is important to use earplugs of the highest quality that are well fitted for every ride.
It’s vital to have a well-fitting helmet. So that the helmet’s weight is equally distributed around your head. If the fit is not correct, a lighter helmet can feel heavier on your neck and create strain.
When it comes to comfort, a helmet must have good airflow. Clean air will keep you cool and fresh while riding in hot weather. Look for outlet and inlet vents at the top and sides of the helmet. A good ventilation system must allow air to flow straight to your face/head, and also be capable to shut off the airflow completely. Vents placed on the chin prevent misting of the visor.
A helmet’s ventilation system’s efficiency can only truly be evaluated when it’s in action.
Come into our store to have your helmet fitted by our experts.
HELMET DESIGN AND COLOUR
If you plan to ride in the darkness, you might consider a helmet with a higher visibility rating. A contrasty lid helps other drivers to spot you.
WHAT SHOULD YOU KEEP IN MIND BEFORE BUYING ?
We are grateful that you asked. Here’s what other riders are looking out for in a helmet. Generally:
- Multiple vents/exhausts that are easy and convenient to open/close
- Easy removal
- Wind tunnel test
- Weight (1.5kg) is about the average for a full-face mask)
- D ring or ratchet chin strap
- Adjustable cheek pads that can be replaced to customize the fit
FEATURES FOR THE OUTER SHELL
- Material: fiberglass, carbon fiber, or a combined material
- Sleek/aerodynamic (to lessen buffeting)
INSIDE THE HELMET
Multiple density interior shock absorber (for increased shock absorption).
FEATURES OF THE INTERIOR LINER
- Easy washable
- Absorption of sweat
FEATURES OF THE VISOR TO LOOK OUT FOR
- The opening should not be blocked by your vision.
- A wider aperture allows for greater peripheral vision
- Easy to open or close
- UV protection
- A tight seal
- Pinlock ready
- Easy removal
- It is an internal drop-down sun visor, which can be quickly deployed in case of changing conditions.
Bluetooth allows you to use GPS navigation, listen or make calls. You can buy a Bluetooth headset and ask us to fit it. Another option is to purchase a Bluetooth-ready helmet and then have a helmet-capable Bluetooth device installed.
The Helmet Warehouse offers you with best quality helmets which is made of best quality material.