How tough is a motorcycle helmet anyway?
Will it stop buckshot dead in its tracks?
Watch as a motorcycle helmet is tested against buckshot.
We all know motorcycle helmets are made extremely tough and well to protect our beans when we hit the pavement. Will these same helmets stop buckshot, too?
Taofledermaus was interested in trying out this motorcycle helmet against a load of size 00 buckshot. Well, it certainly is not up to that task of protecting the wearer from the mighty buckshot projectiles. Those big pellets rip right through the helmet and into the dirt range backstop.
Safety equipment is great for what it is rated for and not much else, as this video proves without any doubts.