Daytona Cruiser Gun Metal Grey Metallic 3/4 Open Face DOT Motorcycle Helmet [X-Small]
Daytona Helmets provide the ultimate protection while giving you comfort and style in a Open Face helmet. Composed of only the best materials available, these D.O.T. 3/4 Shell Helmets feature an old school design, bubble visor, goggle strap and fully lined custom formed interior. Meets or exceeds all Federal and State DOT certification requirements.
- Shipping Weight: 4 pounds
- ASIN: B002B2HYCM
Motorbike helmets are usually of 5 types and so are secured on the rider's head employing a chin strap. The objective of putting them on as well as their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The entire face helmet covers the entire head around the skull base and is easily the most protective among all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, known as a visor, created 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 insufficient wind. Full-face helmets that are commonly used for motocross or off-road rides don't sometimes have a very face shield nevertheless 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 permits the rider to utilize goggles and invite 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 over rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets did not have a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets have a very chin bar to safeguard the face from impact during crashes. By putting on such helmets as well as goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets can be achieved.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Commonly known as with the name convertible, the modular helmet can be a hybrid involving the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is with a pivot and could be moved upwards to resemble a face helmet. Anybody wearing the helmet may thus be able to eat and drink without needing to remove the chinstrap. They may be liked by motor officers who're moving around.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are likely to be kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is maintained only if not riding the motorcycle. If the helmet is kept in the open position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the event of this brief. However, those modular helmets that are dual certified as full face and open face helmets provide a great degree of protection even though employed in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outside face Motorcycle helmets cover a corner in the head, the ears along with the cheeks but don't hold the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. A number of them have provisions for visors to be snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by using goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the face from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous in the 1960s and in addition known as the pudding basin helmet in the united kingdom, one half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was loved by road racers. The design is practically much like a face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer a great deal of protection along with the rider has got to wear goggles to safeguard your eye area. Because of the decreased safety that they can offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside The Arena Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear such as beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These kinds of headwear usually are not certified for safety and so are smaller and lighter than conventional helmets. They don't have security features for example the energy absorbing crash foam. In their best, such novelty helmets can prevent the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't stop the skull through the impact of your crash.