When it is time to get a new helmet, you would surely want to be confident that the gear you’ve picked up could protect you from harm in case of a collision. At the same time, the weight of a helmet may be an issue. If it is too heavy and uncomfortable, you would feel reluctant to wear it for long-distance trips. The majority of modern helmets share the same basic construction consisting of a hard outer shell, Styrofoam layer, and soft inner liner.
The inner padding may have antibacterial and moisture-wicking properties. It is designed to provide precise fit and comfort. The Styrofoam layer must absorb the energy of impact in case of a collision. The more this energy is spread across the helmet surface the better. This job is performed by the outer shell. You can find more detailed information at the link below:
What Material Choices Are There in Motorcycle Helmet Construction?
Some of the helmets featured in the article as examples:
NEXX Helmets® - X.G100R Motordrome Full Face Helmet - MOTORCYCLEiD.com
X-Lite® - X-803 Nuance Ultra Carbon Full Face Helmet - MOTORCYCLEiD.com
Cyber Helmets® - US-39 Solid Full Face Helmet - MOTORCYCLEiD.com
NEXX Helmets® - SX.60 Vintage2 Open Face Helmet - MOTORCYCLEiD.com
NEXX Helmets® - SX.60 Cruise Open Face Helmet - MOTORCYCLEiD.com
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