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Weight: 3.72 lbs

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HJC CL-Max 2 Helmet

The HJC CL-Max 2 is ready to take a break when you are. An easy-to-use single-button chin bar lifts up effortlessly when you need some fresh air. Speaking of fresh air, the CL-Max 2 features full front to back air channels for efficient cooling and the interior liner is fully removable for cleaning. 

Features:

  • Advanced Polycarbonate Composite Shell
    • Includes adjustable polycarbonate chin bar
  • Single-Button Chinbar/Face shield Release
    • Open with one hand, even with gloves on
  • ACS Advanced Channeling Ventilation System
    • Full front-to-back airflow flushes heat and humidity out of the interior
  • Bioceramic Nylex Interior
    • Anti-bacterial, removable and washable
    • Ready for Bluetooth Communication
    • Bluetooth unit sold separately
  • QuickSlide Shield Replacement System
    • Quick, secure, tool-less removal and installation of HJ-17 shield
    • Optically Superior Face Shield
    • 95% UV protection
  • Construction: Injection-Molded Thermoplastic shell with ABS / Polycarbonate Alloy chin bar
  • DOT Approved
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HJC Helmet Sizing

Size Head (cm)
2XS 51-52
XS 53-54
SM 55-56
MD 57-58
LG 59-60
XL 61-62
2XL 63-64
3XL 65-66
4XL 67-68
5XL 69-70

Sizing information is provided by the manufacturer and does not guarantee a perfect fit.

How To Measure

H Head Wrap a cloth measuring tape around your head just above your eyebrows and ears. Pull the tape comfortably snug, read the length, repeat for good measure and use the largest measurement.
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Too long/narrow
I had such high hopes for this helmet, but I ended up being very disappointed. The padding of the helmet fit great - felt nice and snug and safe. However, the shell was so long and narrow! The chin bar would hit my shoulder if I turned my head just slightly. And the face shield/chin bar stuck out so far from my face, I felt that it kind of defeated the purpose of even being there. I could easily stick both hands under the helmet and out the front through the face shield, my entire arm could fit up in there. There was a huge gap - I felt that if I got into an accident a rock or something could easily lodge up in there. Might as well wear a 3/4 open face. Therefore I returned it. However, it was cool how easily it opened, I really like this style of modular helmet. The field of vision seemed good too.
July 20, 2016
Ride:
2003 Honda CMX250C Rebel
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I had a lot of problems with over all quality
I got the helmet in march and had felt it was a good purchase. It seem really big for my head as in looks, yet I felt it would be more protective. I had problems opening the front face part after two months, yet still continue to wear it. Then a screw just fell out and I had to get another. The worst was when I had an accident and the front face part of the helmet came open on its own, causing my face to get unnecessary injury to my face. Not sure about buying another HJC after that.
November 19, 2015
Ride:
2002 Harley Davidson Softail Standard FXST/I
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5 / 5
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Final a 4X Modular for ME!!
I have a large head and have looked for a modular helment for nearly 4 years now. In the past I had to settle for either a 3/4 helmet in 3X or a Full Face 3X Helmet. Any 3X Modular helmet I tried, the few available, did not fit me. They were either the wrong shape or had some obstruction up around the chin area that made them useless for me. So I settled primarily for the Shoei RF1100 in a 3X Full Face. After having an accident and ruining my Shoei rather than my head, I tried the HJC CL-MAX II in a 4X. Wow.. it's a GREAT FIT. While the Shoei 3x is 66cm and the HJC 4X is 67-68cm, the round shape of the HJC seems to account for the extra few centimeters. Anyway, this HJC in a 4X fits me perfect and I could not be happier.
September 30, 2011
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Good for the price.
Revzilla handled this sale well and I would buy from them again anytime. Thanks!
April 13, 2015
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Very good at the price point, but not as quiet as preferred
I tried several different brands/models of full-face and modular helmets. Without trying them on while riding, I read reviews hoping to find an inexpensive helmet that would let me listen to music via blue tooth (Sena). I went the HJC for the comfort and the fact that it allowed me to get my Oakley framed prescription glasses on and off with ease (this requirement eliminated a more snugly fitting Bell that I liked as well, but the Bell would not let the glasses sit on my face properly, nor get the glasses on easily once the helmet was on). The HJC fit well, right out of the box, and installation of the Sena BT system was easy. The module piece was initially stiff, but swings open and closed with little effort. The helmet has two characteristics that might prompt a different helmet. One, air flow, while technically adjustable, adjusts only in a small and mostly ineffective range. Helmet with neck gaiter is very comfortable in cold weather (winter riding at 7000 feet, with moisture), but during warm weather, air flow with shield closed could be better. Two, even with my windshield adjusted for maximum air deflection off of rider, the noise level of the helmet prevents rider from decent quality music (audio on phone calls is fine, though). The face shield simply doesn't seal well enough near the hinges to keep wind noise down enough. Given the price point, though, I recommend the helmet unless the rider needs more air flow during hot days, or if the rider wants a quieter helmet for music.
July 14, 2015
Ride:
2004 BMW R1150RT
Bang For The Buck
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Great helmet, especially for the price
I've used this helmet for commuting and long (300+ mile) highway trips, and overall, I'm pretty happy with it. Comfortable padding. Chin bar feels sturdy when locked in place and the latch is easy to operate. Changing a visor takes seconds. Turning my head at highway speed doesn't feel uncomfortable. Top vents don't feel like they move a whole lot of air, but they do flow some air. It does get uncomfortably loud at high speed, though - I recommend earplugs for any sustained riding over 65mph, especially without a windshield/screen (but in theory, shouldn't we be wearing them anyway?). For the price, I can't complain.
April 17, 2012
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2005 Yamaha XVS650AT V Star Silverado
Bang For The Buck
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For the price, you can't beat this outstanding helmet.
This is my first helmet for my first motorcycle so I don't really have a broad base to compare it too. Nevertheless, this helmet is an amazing value. The face shield firmly holds the position you put it in, the chin bar, when in the up position, stays up and does not flop back down on its own (I've seen that happen to some friends). The helmet flows a descent amount of air however I do not like the fact that too much air comes into the helmet from the chin area. It would be nice to block some of the air coming in from under my chin. It's not as heavy as I thought it would be and I can easily ride for a couple of hours (keep in mind I'm a brand new rider) before it starts to feel a little heavy. All in all, I would 100% recommend this as a 1st helmet. I am very glad I made this choice.
March 6, 2012
Ride:
2006 Kawasaki EN500C Vulcan 500 LTD
Great Value
Product and fit just as described. Super fast shipping.
March 16, 2015
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Great modular helmet
Got the white helmet for a family member. Love that its modular and fits great. Got a size small. The shape of it looks and feels great too.
April 30, 2015
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2013 Honda CBR250R
Bang For The Buck
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If you have an overly large head, you could do worse!
After trying to cram a 2x helmet over my head and deciding that I didn't want to look like a cartoon character with my eyes bugging out, I started to look away from local vendors and online.
There are frankly not many choices in the greater-than-2x category, But I would say this model is definitely worth consideration.
I would say that the chin bar may not be as solid of a barrier in a collision as one would like, and the vents are very small and so will likely not be felt at less than highway speeds, however, for a price that is very reasonable I'd say that the small complaints are offset by the overall value.
October 8, 2012
Ride:
2005 Suzuki S40 Boulevard
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Why did you choose this?
RevZilla Store
This helmet comes in larger sizes and starts at a good price point.
Khalis B on Sep 2, 2016
Had a black one in the past - going safer with a white one.
Michael C on Jun 16, 2016
This helmet comes in larger sizes and starts at a good price point.
Khalis B on Sep 2, 2016
Hoping it will fit my big noggin.
Donald G on Jul 30, 2016
Had a black one in the past - going safer with a white one.
Michael C on Jun 16, 2016
HJC CL-Max 2 Modular Helmet - I added the Pin Lock Face Shield for no fogging. I added helmet buckle for easy on and off with gloves. This is my fifth helmet. Three Full Face, one half helmet and now this new modular helmet. Nice helmet, less expensive compared to much of the competition. This is my first HJC.
Duane I on May 20, 2016
HJC CL-Max 2 Solid Helmet AND THE HJC HJ-17 Pinlock-Ready Face Shield AND THE HJC HJ-05 / 07 / 09 / 17 Pinlock Lens Insert - were purchased as a SET. Fog Free Face Shield on a Modular Helmet for about $200 seems like a good deal.
Duane I on May 6, 2016
good entry level modular
Ridemx on Mar 3, 2016
Presently have another style HJC and would like to try this modular style, based on data from the book 2nd50. AF
Allen F on Jan 2, 2016
have checked it out extensively. Love he new features, bought from you because of your wonderful website explaining features.
Charles H on Dec 16, 2015
Got this helmet for my sister at a good price. Love how it's modular. Got a white one and its a size small which works great. Have not put any Bluetooth device in it yet.
Jenalynn F on Nov 30, 2015
I already have the same helmet. This will be the third one, first two hit the ground. One in 2009 and the other one two weeks ago. The helmet fits nice and is a good price. Looks like the changes that were made to the helmet are nice.
J K on Oct 10, 2015
I already have one and I like it, so I purchased one for my wife (her old helmet is five years old, time to replace it). I chose silver because of visibility and because I have a white one. (easier to find your own helmet if they are different colors). H
Pam or Henry T on Oct 5, 2015
I chose Revzilla because it had the best total price when I factored in Shipping and Tax.
Tim W on Jul 24, 2015
It was one of the few helmets that came in size 4XL, which I need (I think big thoughts!).

After 3 years of owning it I can safely say it is good quality and the modular, flip-up front is really useful.
Jacob L on Jul 9, 2015
Previous purchase of a matte black CL-Max 2, best fit I've had for my fat head.
Wanted a white one for touring in the heat
Kevin H on Jun 19, 2015
tried different models on in a store. this one fit me the best and seemed to be good quality for the price range. when shopping around I found your price hard to beat. your web site was user friendly and you videos very helpful
jim m on Jun 15, 2015
Good modular helmet for the price
A L on May 19, 2015
Only modular I could find in my size. Since purchasing, I have lost 60lbs and will need to find a new one a couple of sizes smaller. I'll likely buy another of this model, great bang for the buck.
DAVE B on Apr 21, 2015
I am new to atv and motorcycles. I needed a helmet that would work for both. Price and video review
Gary A on Apr 6, 2015
Color & cost.
JOHN W on Mar 17, 2015
features and price
Robert H on Mar 15, 2015
I want to try a modular helmet. I have an HJC full face and I like it. So I thought I'd try this one to see how well I like a modular style before sinking big money into one.
Johnny P on Feb 19, 2015
Nice quality lid that matched my bike
Harrison H on Jan 29, 2015
Fits perfectly, the price was right, and it's pretty lightweight. To date, it hasn't bothered the compressed disk in my neck too much. Let's hope that trend holds up. My previous helmet made my neck shriek with pain and that was before I got the compressed disk. This is a nice change.
Ernest P on Aug 24, 2014
I had the original CL Max. The CL Max was the only one to fit my head (other helmets put extreme pressure on my forehead) and was comfortable until my brother decided to take it and destroy it with his fat head when he got a motorcycle.( Oh well, it was getting to that 5 year old mark where it is recommended to replace it anyways.)
I am hoping this will be the same comfortable fit, and you can't beat a modular when you want your face to be exposed while wearing it.
Kasey S on Aug 11, 2014
This is a replacement for the same helmet model that we have been using with much happiness.
Richard B on Jul 13, 2014
I wanted a flip front helmet and this had a good price by a reputable place.
MikeE74 on Jul 7, 2014
Style & price
George G on May 31, 2014
I tried on this helmet at the dealer. He charged $150 and only offered black. Revzilla is cheaper and offers colors.
Jane B on Apr 14, 2014
fit, price, value
Daniel C on Feb 6, 2014
Good price for a modular helmet
Brad J on Nov 18, 2013
This is going to be my first helmet. As soon as I get this, ill be legit to ride, also has bluetooth, so ill be getting this feature soon too!!! Looks awesome, and has nice shape. Good for the price.
David T on Oct 4, 2013
Hoping it will fit my big noggin.
Donald G on Jul 30, 2016
HJC CL-Max 2 Modular Helmet - I added the Pin Lock Face Shield for no fogging. I added helmet buckle for easy on and off with gloves. This is my fifth helmet. Three Full Face, one half helmet and now this new modular helmet. Nice helmet, less expensive compared to much of the competition. This is my first HJC.
Duane I on May 20, 2016
I have a Sena Bluetooth set up in my current helmet, but it doe not work well with the helmet, the headphones dont sit in far enough and rub against my head. Does this helmet have deeper pockets to accomadate the large size of the headphones?
A C on Jan 13, 2016
I currently have a CL33 open faced HJC Helmet and am very happy with the fit of it. If I buy the same size in a modular HJC will it have a similar fit?
A shopper on Nov 19, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Not necessarily. Your chin and jaw will be a factor that could make the fit quite different.
Does this exact helmet have the flip up feature, which shows the face?
A shopper on Sep 16, 2015
BEST ANSWER: This helmet is the most efficient and great quality that you can buy. The flip up feature is easy and convenient to keep the safe protected or keep it up to show it.
I recommended to any one. Great quality and great price.
What are the shell size groupings? (XS-M) and (L-5XL)? Or are there more/different shell groupings?
A shopper on Aug 27, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The 3x and the 4x are the same size just the helmet and cheek liner sizes are different.
I would like to know which Bluetooth unit would fit best in this helmet. I have never owned a Bluetooth capable helmet before so I in pricing one I need to know the extra cost of the communication device. Do you sell the unit that fits it?
A shopper on Aug 25, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Chatterbox XBi2-H Bluetooth Intercom is designed specifically for use with the HJC IS-MAX BT, CL-Max 2 and Symax 3 helmets only.

ChatterBox designed its bike-to-bike wireless Bluetooth intercom to be incorporated into select HJC Helmets. The helmets have a built-in recess to readily install the XBi2-H so the unit fits nice and flush into the helmet for less wind resistance and ergonomic design.
Is this helmet SNEL rated?
A shopper on May 2, 2014
BEST ANSWER: No because it is modular. I don't believe any modular helmet is Snell rated.
Does the HJC CL-Max 2 have an integrated visor?
Donald B on Apr 4, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No. The IS MAX has the Integrated Shield. That is what IS stands for.
Does the HJC CL-Max 2 have an integrated sun visor?
A shopper on Apr 4, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No. The IS MAX has the Integrated Shield. That is what IS stands for.
i bought this helmet and love it, but it is hard for me to fit sunglasses in it for when it is really sunny out. does anyone know which face shield would fit in this helmet?
A shopper on Jul 1, 2015
BEST ANSWER: i got the HJC HJ-17 Pinlock-Ready Face Shield (dark smoke)
i use this helmet for snowmobiling it is the coldest helmet i ever had my older helmet is hjc one piece. any suggestions?
A shopper on Feb 16, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Well, i use this helmet since march 2013. I drive the whole year. my coldest event was a ride in November 2014. The tempratur was abaout -2 °C.
My tip is to wear a skimask with a long part for your front. Covwe this with a muffler.

Kind regards
Stark