Daytona Hawk Basic/Custom Novelty Harley Cruiser Motorcycle Helmet – Hi-Gloss Black / Medium
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 1/4Five Kinds Of Motorbike Helmets
Motorbike helmets are of 5 types and they are secured on the rider's head using a chin strap. The objective of putting them on along with their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is just not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The total face helmet covers the entire head around the skull base and is the most protective of all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, known as a visor, created from transparent plastic through the front with the eyes and nose. Some helmets include vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and not enough wind. Full-face helmets that are popular for motocross or off-road rides don't sometimes have a very 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 lack of a face shield permits the rider to utilize goggles and enable 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 glare off the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets did not have a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets have a very chin bar to shield the eye from impact during crashes. By using such helmets in addition to goggles, the equivalent amount of protection as from full face helmets is possible.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Sometimes known with the name convertible, the modular helmet is really a hybrid between the full face and open face street helmet. The chin bar is with 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 while not having to get rid of the chinstrap. These are favored by motor officers who will be on the go.
Modular helmets are likely to be kept closed while riding and also the chin bar is maintained only once not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept on view 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 a higher level protection even when used in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: The open face helmets cover the back with the head, the ears and also the cheeks such as the have the chin bar that the full face helmet possesses. Many of them have provisions for visors being snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when you use these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping with a face shield protects the eye from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous during the 1960s as well as known as the pudding basin helmet in the united kingdom, one half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was loved by road racers. The design is practically just like a wide open face helmet without worrying about lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet will not offer a great deal of protection and also the rider needs to wear goggles to shield your eye area. Due to the decreased safety they offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the use of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included From The Realm Of Helmets
Informal headwear like beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. These kinds of headwear are certainly not certified for safety and they are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They don't have security features like the energy absorbing crash foam. Inside their best, such novelty helmets prevents the scalp from sunburn or even the scalp against abrasion. However, they can't avoid the skull from the impact of your crash.