CUSTOM

With Custom you do not have to make anymore compromises when it comes to style and safety. Stitch patches for an individual look and the integrated Turtle technology for an optimal protection.

  • Protection
  • Comfort
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Reviews & Certifications
  • Warranty & User Guide
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Custom, Cruiser, Street bikes, Café Racing
 
Protection
Touring black
Comfort
 
 
Frequently Asked Questions

This leather vest is high-quality and can be worn when it is raining. However, it was not designed to be waterproof so the best solution is to wear a waterproof jacket under your Custom airbag. If you want to wear a waterproof jacket over your Custom, it must be large enough to guarantee an optimal inflation of the airbag and to keep an optimal protection.

Like every leather vest a maintenance is necessary to keep its flexibility and its color. We recommend to maintain the airbag vest on a regular base using suitable products. Caution, do not wash the vest with a washing machine or with cleaning supplies, you can damage the leather.

Yes, while keeping in mind that the more resistance there is, the slower the airbag will deploy properly. We recommend to adjust your backpack straps fairly wide.

Yes, as long as the airbag is in good condition (no holes, tears) you can reuse it. Easy to do, you can reset the system yourself in 2 minutes, without sending your vest back to Helite. It is only necessary to replace the CO2 cartridge with a new one, available at all Helite dealers worldwide. Please, check the size of the airbag when replacing cartridges. See our instructional video «INSTALL A NEW CARTRIDGE».

Helite airbags are mechanical to avoid unexpected airbag activation. Accidental deployments are extremely rare. The tractive force required to activate the airbag is between 20 and 30 kg depending on the size. If a rider forgets to detach from his bike, he will feel a strong tension on his vest or jacket before the airbag is triggered. As the car belt, clip and unclip the motorcycle strap will quickly become a habit.

 

USER GUIDE
 

Comment-utiliser-airbag-moto (3).jpgEvery airbag comes with a user guide. The user guide will explain you how to use and take care of your motorcycle airbag, how to install the cord and reactivate your system after inflation.

Our team is at your service, even after your purchase if you have any doubt about the correct use of your inflatable life savior.

 

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WARRANTY

 

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Register your airbag to extend the limited 2 years warranty into 4 years warranty

 

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Certifications & Reviews
 


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CE CERTIFICATION - Our airbags are certified by the external laboratory CRITT Sport, the French specialist for objectively testing Personal protective equipment (PPE).

 

 

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GP AIR DEMO, Intermot 2016 - " Demonstration of the GP AIR on our sponsorised pilot Thilo Günther during Intermot Show in 2016 at Cologne (Germany) " => watch the video

 
 
Size chart

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SIZES (cm) S M L XL 2XL 3XL 4XL 5XL 6XL How to measure?

Height

160-175

170-180

175-185

180-195

180-195

180-200 180-205 180-205 180-210

Measure from the floor to the top of your head.

Chest line 90-105

100-115

110-120

115-125

120-130 125-135 130-140 135-145 140-150 Measure horizontally around the fullest part of your chest, under the armpits.
Waist line with equipment

70-100

90-110

95-115

100-115

105-120 110-125 115-130 120-135 125-140

Measure horizontally around your abdominal, at its deepest body point with your motorcycle gear on.

Hip line 80-105 90-110 95-115 100-120 105-125 110-130 115-135 120-140 130-145 Measure the circumference, from pelvic bone to pelvic bone, at the widest part of your hips.
Back length 50-65

55-70

60-75 65-80 65-85 70-95 70-100 70-100 70-100 Measure the distance between the lower neck and the tailbone.
Cartridge

60 CC

60 CC

60 CC

60 CC

60cc 100cc 100cc 100cc 100cc The cartridge size must fit the airbag size.