Developed with lessons learned from previous versions of the 5.5 Body Protector, the hard-shell 550 is a fully-integrated, full-body crash-protection system that can be worn under the jersey or over it. Its innovative design incorporates a neck brace, flip-fit system, and BraceOn strap system for independent movement and support. It also features improved zipper-off sleeves, contoured elbow, and a height-adjustable kidney belt to further enhance protection.
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It offers chest, back, elbow, shoulder and flank protection
The Leatt 5.5 Junior Body Protector features a soft-shell design lined with 3DF AirFit impact foam. This protective layer is CE-certified and offers exceptional impact protection. It also features flank protection, including a kidney belt. This model also features a unique, 3d multi-plate design and moisture-wicking MoistureCool fabric. The 5.5 Junior’s chest protector is compatible with Leatt’s neck brace.
It is CE certified for impact protection
The Leatt 5.5 Body Protector is a high-impact-protection hard-shell bike jacket with 3DF AirFit impact foam, which immediately transforms into a protective shell when impact occurs. It conforms to many body shapes, including the shoulders and neck. CE-certified for impact protection, this protective jacket features three-dimensional foam, which absorbs energy. The jacket features moisture-wicking and air-mesh fabric for superior ventilation.
It is made in South Africa
A body protector should protect the upper body from injuries, which is where the Leatt 5.5 Body Protector comes into play. Leatt makes two types of body protectors: the soft shell and hard shell. The soft shell fits under a jersey, while the hard shell vest covers the entire body. There are even back savers for a ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’ look!
It has a BraceOn(tm) neck brace fitting system
The Leatt 5.5 Body Protector uses a unique strap system to secure the chest protector to the neck brace, providing the ultimate fit and stability. The Leatt 5.5 body protector has a BraceOn(tm) neck brace fitting system. The Leatt 5.5 Body Protector comes with a neck brace and is compatible with all Leatt neck braces.
It has roost deflection
A roost deflection is a piece of clothing that protects the ribs, rib cage, chest, and upper arms from flying debris. These items are popular among enduro riders. They provide movement and protection. In order to find the best roost deflection for your needs, read this buying guide. There are many benefits to roost deflectors, including preventing injuries, allowing free range of motion on the bike, and keeping your upper body cool.
It has 3DF AirFit ventilated soft impact foam
The 3DF AirFit Body Protector is a CE certified, 21-point safety system that offers advanced impact protection. Its soft impact foam conforms to your body’s shape and hardens on impact. Its zip-up, compression sock design and BraceOn(tm) neck brace fit system help you adjust the helmet for a custom fit. This CE certified impact protection suit is lightweight and conforms to your body’s shape to protect your head and neck.
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