Saw this thread on another message board. Not only does it show why full face helmet is better hen a pointless skull cap and such, but also gives you an idea of what difference proper riding gear could make.
Was going to post in general riders, but figured I should eliminate most of the smart ass comments. Besides not like seasoned riders dont already know this
There could be some gory shots coming up soon (not that bad from the sounds of it), so proceed at your own risk.
Scroll to the bottom to see pics of helmet and the damage done to it. Helmet looks like dude hit a deer...like someone on this board :P