Daytona Big German Basic/Custom Novelty Touring Motorcycle Helmet – Dull Black / X-Large
Novelty Items Do Not Meet D.O.T. StandardsForward Position Nylon Y-Strap Retention System With A Pivot For Fine Adjustment. Does Not Interfere With Ears. Seams Sewn To Outside, No Facial ChaffingFully Lined Custom Formed InteriorNickel Plated Rolled Tubular Steel Rivets Also Available In Soft Touch Dull Finish, Hi-Gloss White & Hi-Gloss PinkEvery Novelty Item Comes With A Quick Connect Lock And Four 3-D Interchangeable Lock Bodies (Valued At $9.95)Comes With A Free Head Wrap (Valued At $5.95)Also Comes With A Draw String Cloth Bag2011 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 1/4
Motorcycle helmets are of 5 types and they are secured towards the rider's head employing a chin strap. The intention of putting them on in addition to their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is just not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The entire face helmet covers your entire head approximately the skull base and is the most protective of all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, called a visor, manufactured from transparent plastic through the front in the eyes and nose. Some helmets have vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and deficiency of wind. Full-face helmets which can be commonly used for motocross or off-road rides tend not to sometimes have a face shield however 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 put on goggles and invite more airflow that is needed during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps the sun's rays's glare off of the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets did not have a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to protect the eye from impact during crashes. By using such helmets in addition to goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Commonly known as with the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid relating to the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is over a pivot and can be moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. The person wearing the helmet may thus be able to eat and drink while not having to eliminate the chinstrap. They're liked by motor officers who will be on the move.
Modular helmets are usually kept closed while riding and also the chin bar is maintained not until not riding the motorcycle. In the event the helmet is kept in the open position while riding, the risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the eventuality of a crash. However, those modular helmets which can be dual certified as full face and open face helmets offer a great amount of protection even though found in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: The face helmets cover the back in the head, the ears and also the cheeks but don't contain the chin bar that a full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors to get snapped on. The protection towards the face is minimal when working with these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the eye from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous in the 1960s and in addition known as the pudding basin helmet in britain, a half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was popular among road racers. The design is nearly similar to an empty face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer a good deal of protection and also the rider needs to wear goggles to protect the eyes. Due to the decreased safety that they offer, several Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the application of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside The An Entire World Of Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These kinds of headwear usually are not certified for safety and they are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They don't have precautionary features such as the energy absorbing crash foam. Inside their best, such novelty helmets can prevent the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they won't stop the skull from your impact of a crash.