Reduce the risk & severity of a knee injury: The SX-1 V2 Knee Protector helps reduce the risk and severity of a knee injury by preventing hypertension of the knee in the event of an accident. This lightweight yet strong protector features a poly-centric hinge system that allows natural articulation of the knee. The ergonomically sculptured knee protector is constructed from a semi-rigid high performance polymer for optimum levels of protection and flexibility, while the highly ventilated padding allows for superb airflow cooling. Correct positioning of the knee protector improves comfort, avoiding pressure points on the patella, and the Dual Strap System promotes a secure fitment of the protector in all riding positions and includes a combined buckle and hook and loop closure for rapid and easy mounting.
Which garments does this fit? Ensure that there is enough space in your offroad trousers to accommodate a knee brace. Normally worn under the trousers.
Why buy these ones? 2nd generation of a highly effective, well-priced knee brace.
• New lightweight protection jacket with high adjustability and maximum breathability.
• Back protector developed in three waist-to-shoulder dimensions in order to cover all body sizes.
• All shells are constructed from a high performance polymeric material blend for optimized flexibility and excellent weight-saving properties.
• All shells are highly perforated for maximum breathability and air ventilation.
• Single injected shells constructed with a back integrated grid structure which absorb and dissipate impacts forces.
• Shells are vented and channeled to improve airflow and prevent heat buildup. Ergonomic protection shell contour following the natural curve of the back ensuring optimum fit while riding. Plates lock to prevent overextension of the back.
• Removable upper back panel for BIONIC NECK SUPPORT compatibility.
• Soft touch BNS puller for convenient and safe engagement of the BNS.
• Shoulder and elbow adjustment straps for personal fitment.
• Lateral adjustment straps to tighten the back protector towards the chest shell for safe and secure fit.
• Kidney belt to tighten the back protector to the body.
• New technical elastane main construction is highly breathable and retains shape.
• Premium, auto-lock YKK zipper for main frontal closure.
• Shoulder reinforcement for BNS attachment and position stability of protector.
• CE certified Level 1 shoulder and elbow protector.
• CE certified Level 1 back protector.
• CE certified Level 2 divided chest protector.
• EN 1621-3:2018 Level 2.
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