How do you size a Riddell chin strap?
Generally, the size of your ChinStrap will be the same as your helmet size. For example, if you wear an Adult Medium size helmet, select our S-M ChinStrap. If you wear an Adult Large helmet, select our L-XL ChinStrap. For very small children (80lbs or below), we recommend the RX XS (extra small).
What is the purpose of a chin strap on a football helmet?
A proper, well-fitting chin strap helps improve the fit of your helmet to maximize the essential protection it’s made to provide. Today, chin straps have additional features to look for such as comfortable gel padding and durable, adjustable straps.
What chin strap do NFL players wear?
Sportstar Victory T-Rex Hurricane
Sportstar chinstraps are the most commonly used chinstraps in the NFL. Specifically, Patrick Mahomes’ wears the Sportstar Victory T-Rex Hurricane, which features medical grade foam. These are known as the safest and most comfortable chinstraps on the market.
How should a SpeedFlex fit?
Front of helmet should be approximately 1” above the player’s eyebrows. Note: SpeedFlex Youth helmets do not include inflatable Crown Pads. If helmet sits too low on head, try a smaller sized helmet. SpeedFlex Youth helmets can be upgraded with inflatable Crown Pads, if desired.
Do you need chin strap for helmet?
A chinstrap is mandatory for you football helmet to fit correctly and to stay in place. Keep on reading to find out all the features that are important when you’re looking for an American Football chinstrap. Your helmet needs to be ready for impact, so does your chinstrap.
Is a F7 better than a SpeedFlex?
Testing: In both the Virginia Tech Helmet Study and the NFLPA’s Helmet Laboratory Test, the Schutt F7 outperformed the Riddell SpeedFlex. The F7 was the second highest rated helmet in Virginia Tech’s study, scoring 2.54.
What chin strap does OBJ wear?
The SportStar Victory T-Rex Hurricane is the chinstrap of choice by OBJ and thousands of other NFL and NCAA players.
What chin strap does Patrick Mahomes?
SportStar Victory T-Rex Hurricane Chinstrap
He still doesn’t wear a visor, but he did upgrade his chinstrap to a SportStar Victory T-Rex Hurricane Chinstrap, attached with stainless steel buckles.
How long does it take for a Speedflex helmet to come in?
All in-stock merchandise (stock shoulder pads, loose helmet parts, and collectible helmets) average 1-2 weeks from the date the order was placed for delivery. Custom Power Shoulder Pads and nonstandard face masks will ship average 4-6 weeks from the date the order was placed for delivery.
How tight should a helmet chin strap be?
The chin strap should be snug against the chin so that when you open your mouth very wide you feel the helmet pull down a little bit.
What chinstrap do NFL players use?
SportStar Victory T-Rex Hurricane
The SportStar Victory T-Rex Hurricane is the chinstrap of choice by OBJ and thousands of other NFL and NCAA players. With best-in-class shock absorption and comfort, it’s easy to see why players at all levels make the first upgrade on their helmets a SportStar chinstrap.