Daytona German Basic/Custom Novelty Cruiser 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 headgear are of 5 types and so are secured towards the rider's head using a chin strap. The objective of using them in addition to their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The entire face helmet covers the entire head approximately the skull base and is the most protective of all the helmets. It has a swiveling cutout band, referred to as a visor, made from transparent plastic through the front of the eyes and nose. Some helmets have vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and lack of wind. Full-face helmets which might be popular for motocross or off-road rides usually do not sometimes possess a face shield nevertheless the visor and chin portions are extended. A helmet 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 allows the rider to wear goggles and permit more airflow that's needed is during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps sunshine's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets was lacking a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets possess a chin bar to guard the face area from impact during crashes. By wearing such helmets as well as goggles, the same amount of protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Best known with the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid between your full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is on the pivot and can be moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. The individual wearing the helmet may thus be capable of drink and eat without having to eliminate the chinstrap. They're popular with motor officers that are moving around.
Modular helmets are usually kept closed while riding along with the chin bar is kept up not until not riding the motorcycle. If the helmet is kept on view position while riding, the potential risk of neck injury is greatly increased in case of this brief. However, those modular helmets which might be dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great amount of protection regardless if found in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: The open face helmets cover the rear of the head, the ears along with the cheeks but don't hold the chin bar that a full face helmet possesses. Many of them have provisions for visors to be snapped on. The security towards the face is minimal when using these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by wearing goggles or snapping on the face shield protects the face area from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous in the 1960s and also referred to as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, 1 / 2 helmet or &lsquoshorty' was popular among road racers. The structure is actually comparable to an empty face helmet without the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet does not offer a good deal of protection along with the rider has got to wear goggles to guard your eye area. Due to decreased safety that they can offer, a few Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the use of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Inside Whole World Of Helmets
Informal headwear for example beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear are not certified for safety and so are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They don't have safety features like the energy absorbing crash foam. In their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or perhaps the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't stop the skull through the impact of a crash.