Daytona Shadow D.O.T. Approved Full Face Street Racing Motorcycle Helmet – Hi-Gloss Black / Medium
Meets Or Exceeds D.O.T. StandardsRemovable, Washable InteriorAdjustable Chin And Forehead VentilationAnti-Scratch Shield (No Hassle Replacements Available)UV Clear FinishComes WithA Free Head Wrap (Valued At $5.95)Also Comes With A Draw String Cloth BagNylon Strap System2011 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 Types Of Motorcycle Headgear
Motorcycle headgear are of 5 types and therefore are secured on the rider's head by using a chin strap. The intention of putting them on as well as their protective benefits are defeated if chin strap is not secured.
Full Face Motorcycle Helmet: The total face helmet covers your entire head approximately the skull base and is regarded as the protective among all the helmets. It features a swiveling cutout band, termed as a visor, made from transparent plastic across the front from the eyes and nose. Some helmets have vents for increased airflow. The disadvantages are decreased hearing, intense heat, and insufficient wind. Full-face helmets which are popular for motocross or off-road rides do not sometimes have a very face shield but 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 absence of a face shield permits the rider to utilize goggles and invite more airflow that's required 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 was lacking a chin bar earlier on, modern off-road helmets have a very chin bar to protect the face from impact during crashes. By putting on such helmets along with goggles, the equivalent protection as from full face helmets can be carried out.
Modular/Flip-Up Motorcycle Helmets: Sometimes known from 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 is moved upwards to resemble an empty face helmet. Anyone wearing the helmet may thus have the ability to drink and eat without having to remove the chinstrap. These are well-liked by motor officers who will be on the move.
Modular Motorcycle helmets are usually kept closed while riding and also the chin bar is kept up not until not riding the motorcycle. In the event the helmet is kept in view position while riding, the risk of neck injury is greatly increased in the case of an accident. However, those modular helmets which are dual certified as full face and open face helmets offer a great level of protection regardless if found in the open mode.
Open Face Motorcycle Helmet: Outdoors face Motorcycle helmets cover the rear from the head, the ears and also the cheeks along with have the chin bar a full face helmet possesses. Some of them have provisions for visors to become snapped on. The safety on the face is minimal when you use these helmets.
Supplementing facial protection by goggles or snapping over a face shield protects the face from flying debris, strong wind and insects.
Half Motorcycle Helmet: Famous throughout the 1960s and also referred to as the pudding basin helmet in england, one half Motorcycle helmet or &lsquoshorty' was loved by road racers. The design is practically similar to an empty face helmet minus the lowered rear. The bowl shaped helmet doesn't offer much of a protection and also the rider must wear goggles to protect your eyes. Because of the decreased safety which they offer, a number of Motorcycle Safety Foundations have banned the application of this half helmet.
Headwear Not Included From The An Entire World Of Motorcycle Helmets
Informal headwear including beanies and brain buckets cannot be contributed to mean motorcycle helmets. Most of these headwear usually are not certified for safety and therefore are lighter and smaller than conventional helmets. They do not have precautionary features for example the energy absorbing crash foam. At their best, such novelty helmets minimizes the scalp from sunburn or perhaps the scalp against abrasion. However, they won't stop the skull through the impact of an crash.