Jackets are rated by MotoCAP after being subjected to a range of tests to measure abrasion durability, impact resistance and comfort.
Learn about the tests
Primary Material Textile Shirt
This garment is fitted with impact protectors for the elbows and shoulders. A pocket is provided at the back for an aftermarket impact protector.
Vents are located in the armpits to allow airflow cooling in hot weather. The thermal comfort rating is based on tests of breathability of the garment when all vents are closed. The thermal comfort of this product may be better when the vents can be opened.
Technical Report Merlin Trenton textile shirt test report (PDF, 616.18 KB)
The testing process
Find out how MotoCAP tests gear for ratings.