Daytona Metal Flake D.O.T. Approved 3/4 Shell Cruiser Motorcycle Helmet – Silver / Large
The Total Vintage Classic Look Of YesterdayMeets Or Exceeds D.O.T. StandardsThe Smallest D.O.T. 3/4 Shell Helmet Ever Made!!With Three Different Shell Sizes You're Sure To Get That Proportionate Fit!!Includes 5 Snaps Instead Of The Standard 3Goggle StrapUV Lacquer FinishComes With A Free Head Wrap (Valued At $5.95)Comes With A Gloss Black Bubble Visor (Valued At $4.95)Also Comes With A Draw String Cloth BagNylon Strap SystemAvailable With Snaps OnlyFiberglass Shell: Stronger, Lighter, Safer2011 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
Nice helmet, low profile.
Motorcycle helmets are usually of five types and they are secured on the rider's head utilizing a chin strap. The purpose of wearing them as well as their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Helmet: The full face helmet covers your entire head around the skull base and is among the most protective among all transparent plastic across the front with 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 are frequently used for motocross or off-road rides do not sometimes have 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 permits the rider to utilize goggles and enable more airflow that's needed is during strenuous off-road rides. The visor protects the rider's eyes from flying debris and keeps sunlight's glare from the rider's eyes during jumps.
Though off-road helmets didn't have a chin bar previously, modern off-road helmets have a chin bar to guard the eye from impact during crashes. By using such helmets together with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up Helmets: Also 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 consume without needing to get rid of the chinstrap. They're favored by motor officers that are moving around.
Modular helmets are generally kept closed while riding and also the chin bar is maintained only when not riding the motorcycle. If your helmet is kept on view position while riding, the risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of this brief. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets give you a great a higher level protection even though used in the open mode.
Open Face Helmet: The open face helmets cover the trunk with the head, the ears and also the cheeks such as the hold the chin bar a full face helmet possesses. A lot of them have provisions for visors to be snapped on. The protection on the face is minimal when utilizing these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by putting on goggles or snapping on the face shield protects the eye from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Helmet: Famous through the 1960s plus known as the pudding basin helmet in the UK, a half helmet or &lsquoshorty' was preferred among road racers. The design is almost just like an open face helmet minus the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet won't offer much of a protection and also the rider has got to wear goggles to guard the eyes. As a result of decreased safety which they offer, a couple of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the usage of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included Within The Arena Of Helmets
Informal headwear including beanies and brain buckets cannot be included to mean motorcycle helmets. These types of headwear usually are not certified for safety and they are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have security features including the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or the scalp against abrasion. However, they won't prevent the skull from the impact of the crash.