Motorcycle Helmet Certification: DOT and ECE
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Motorcycle Helmet Certification: DOT and ECE

2018-07-13


Many riders are concerned about the material of the motorcycle helmet they may wear, because material plays an essential role in the protective value of a motorcycle helmet. If you are going to buy a good motorcycle helmet at the reasonable price which you can afford. You should read this text clearly and know more about what a motorcycle is made of instead of paying too much attention on the graphics or the colors.

We will introduce four material- glass fiber, polycarbonate, carbon fiber, and kevlar in this article.

Glass Fiber
A glass fiber composite helmet, or fiberglass, means that the helmet is fused with glass fiber in its structure.  A glass fiber means that it can lighten and strengthen the helmet at a fraction of a cost.  Fiberglass is also used is making car panels, surfboards, electrical and thermal insulation.


Polycarbonate

A polycarbonate helmet, is a thermoplastic  resin used in many helmets today. It is a polymer containing carbonate group in their chemical composition, thus the name.  It is very strong and is the same material used in the manufacturing of lenses.

 

Carbon Fiber

A carbon fiber composite helmet means that a mixture of carbon fiber is woven into the helmet.  Carbon fiber makes the helmet very light but comes at a cost.  The material is used in making planes components because of its lightness.  Other products where carbon fiber is used are cars, motorcycle fairings, bicycles.

Kevlar

Kevlar is actually a registered trademark.  The material used is para-aramid synthetic fiber.  Many would claim that a Kevlar-reinforced helmet is the best protection one’s head can have.  As we all know, Kevlar is used to make bullet-proof vests.  They also lighten the product they are fused to.  But it will also drain your pocket, it’s the most expensive composite material of all.

 Many would say that buying expensive helmet is the sure-fire way to get that protection in the event of a crash.  And many would also say that it isn’t actually so.  The best that we can do is to choose the best degree of compromise.  But one thing is for sure, you must choose a helmet that fits you well because it wouldn’t work if it does not conform to your head’s measurement and comfort.

In a brief, choosing a perfect well helmet with standard certification is the wise action, and to be more specific, choosing a trust worthy brand will be quick and easy way to buy a satisfactory motorcycle helmet.

 

We are the trust worthy brand you can choose. -Nenki




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