D.O.T. Daytona Cruiser 3/4 Motorcycle Helmet – Orange Pin Stripe – Medium
Meets Or Exceeds D.O.T. Standards. The Smallest D.O.T. 3/4 Shell Helmet Ever Made!! With Three Different Shell Sizes You're Sure To Get That Proportionate Fit!! Each Helmet Is Custom Designed And May Vary In Color Or Composition. This Is The Closest You Can Get To An Airbrushed Or Custom Painted Helmet. Soft Touch Dull Finish. Comes With A Free Head Wrap (Valued At $5.95). Comes With A Gloss Black Bubble Visor (Valued At $4.95). Also Comes With A Draw String Cloth Bag. Nylon Y-Strap System. Fiberglass Shell: Stronger, Lighter, Safer.
Motorbike headgear are usually of 5 types and are secured towards the rider's head using a chin strap. The purpose of wearing them and their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The entire face helmet covers your entire head up to the skull base and is easily the most protective among all the helmets. It provides a swiveling cutout band, termed as a visor, made of transparent plastic through the front with the eyes and nose. Some helmets have vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and insufficient wind. Full-face helmets which are popular for motocross or off-road rides do not sometimes have a face shield though the visor and chin portions are extended. A helmet with less coverage is less safe.
Off-Road/Motocross Motorcycle Helmets: Mototcross/Off-road Motorcycle helmets have extended visor and chin portions. The lack of a face shield allows the rider to utilize goggles and permit more airflow that is required during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps the sun's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets did not have a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to guard the face area from impact during crashes. By using such helmets along with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Best known through the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is over a pivot and could be moved upwards to resemble a wide open face helmet. Anyone wearing the helmet may thus be capable of eat and drink without needing to get rid of the chinstrap. These are popular with motor officers who're on the go.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are usually kept closed while riding as well as the chin bar is kept up only if not riding the motorcycle. When the helmet is kept in view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the event of a collision. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets provide a great amount of protection regardless if employed in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: The open face Motorcycle helmets cover the rear with the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but don't possess the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. Many of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The safety towards the face is minimal when utilizing these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by wearing goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the face area from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous through the 1960s and in addition called the pudding basin helmet in the UK, one half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was loved by road racers. The style is nearly just like a wide open face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet does not offer much of a protection as well as the rider has got to wear goggles to guard your eye area. Because of the decreased safety they offer, a few Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the application of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside An Entire World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These kind of headwear usually are not certified for safety and are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They don't have security features like the energy absorbing crash foam. Inside their best, such novelty helmets may prevent the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't prevent the skull from your impact of the crash.