Daytona Basic/Custom without Visor D.O.T. Approved 1/2 Shell Harley Motorcycle Helmet – Dull Black / Large
Meets Or Exceeds D.O.T. StandardsThe Smallest D.O.T. Half Shell Helmet Ever Made!!With Four Different Shell Sizes You're Sure To Get That Proportionate Fit!!Soft Touch Dull FinishUV Clear FinishComes With A Free Head Wrap (Valued At $5.95)Also Comes With A Draw String Cloth BagNylon Y-Strap System2011 Model
Sizing Note:2X-Small – Hat Size: 5 3/4 – 6 – Head(cm): 46 – 49 – Head (inch): 18 1/8 – 19X-Small – Hat Size: 6 1/8 – 6 3/8 – Head(cm): 49 – 51 – Head (inch): 19 1/8 – 20 Small – Hat Size: 6 1/2 – 6 5/8 – Head (cm): 52 – 54 – Head (inch): 20 1/8 – 21 Medium – Hat Size: 6 3/4 – 7 – Head (cm): 54 – 56 – Head (inch): 21 1/8 – 22 Large – Hat Size: 7 – 7 1/4 – Head (cm): 57 – 59 – Head (inch): 22 1/8 – 23 X-Large – Hat Size: 7 3/8 – 7 5/8 – Head (cm): 59 – 61 – Head (inch): 23 1/8 – 24 2X-Large – Hat Size: 7 3/4 – 8 – Head (cm): 62 – 64 – Head (inch): 24 1/8 – 25 3X-Large – Hat Size: 8 – 8 1/8 – Head (cm): 64 – 65 – Head (inch): 25 1/8 – 25 3/4 4X-Large – Hat Size: 8 1/8 – 8 1/4 – Head (cm): 65 – 66 – Head (inch): 25 7/8 – 26 1/4Five Forms Of Motorbike Headgear
Motorbike helmets are usually of five types and so are secured on the rider's head employing a chin strap. The objective of putting them on in addition to their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap just isn't secured.
Full Face Helmet: The complete face helmet covers your entire head around the skull base and is easily the most protective of all the helmets. It possesses a swiveling cutout band, referred to as a visor, created from transparent plastic over the front of the eyes and nose. Some helmets also include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and deficiency of wind. Full-face helmets that are frequently used for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes use a face shield but the visor and chin portions are extended. Head gear with less coverage is less safe.
Off-Road/Motocross Helmets: Mototcross/Off-road helmets have extended visor and chin portions. The absence of a face shield permits the rider to utilize goggles and allow more airflow that's needed is during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps the sun's rays's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets didn't have a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets use a chin bar to protect the facial skin from impact during crashes. By such helmets together with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets may be accomplished.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Sometimes known by the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid between the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on the pivot and is moved upwards to resemble an open face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus be capable of ingest without needing to get rid of the chinstrap. They may be well-liked by motor officers who're on the go.
Modular helmets are usually kept closed while riding as well as the chin bar is maintained only once not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept on view position while riding, the chance of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of this brief. However, those modular helmets that are dual certified as full face and open face helmets offer a great level of protection even if employed in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: The open face helmets cover the back of the head, the ears as well as the cheeks but do not contain the chin bar that a full face helmet possesses. A lot of them have provisions for visors to be snapped on. The security on the face is minimal when working with these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by putting on goggles or snapping on the face shield protects the facial skin from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous during the 1960s as well as referred to as the pudding basin helmet in britain, a half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The design is almost similar to an open face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet does not offer a protection as well as the rider must wear goggles to protect the eyes. Due to the decreased safety that they can offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the use of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside Arena Of Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These kind of headwear are not certified for safety and so are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They do not have security features such as the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets can prevent the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they can not avoid the skull in the impact of an crash.