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Dainese Thorax Chest Protector
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  • Dainese Thorax Chest Protector
  • Dainese Thorax Chest Protector
  • Dainese Thorax Chest Protector

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Dainese Thorax Chest Protector

Features:

  • Front plate in polypropylene

Comfort:

  • Polyethylene foam padding
  • Front plate in ergonomic shape

Temperature Regulation:

  • Perforated plate
  • Liner in double jersey
  • Available in Black color

Sizing:

  • SM for jackets sized 46-50
  • MD for jackets sized 52-54
  • LG for jackets sized 56-60
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Dainese Thorax Chest Protector
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RevZilla Store asked: Why did you choose this?
Eddie M: Great chest protector from Dainese to go with my Dainese Super Speed leather and textile jackets. Mar 13, 2014
C U: initially tried the the alpinestars track jacket for back and chest protector...the back protecton on that is flimsy and the chest is soft and although the coverage is broader, just from my own inspection, you would definitely feel impacts more and this protector is more designed to protect you where you would get hit more often particularly the thorax/sternum area..just makes sense..will try and see how it goes Feb 22, 2014
Thomas J: To protect my chest... why else would I purchase a chest protector? Dec 30, 2013
Zach V: For added chest safety while riding. Dec 2, 2013
Karl C asked: How thick is this chest protector?

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May 22, 2014
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Lawrence K: The padding at the edge is about 1/4" The moulded plastic area is about 1//2". I have a medium. My chest is 42". The chest protector is a little bit flat for my chest . I hold it on with the main strap of the Dainese back protector and then a dirt track leather jacket. I also have Dainese elbow and knee guards. They all work very well. The only change I made was to replace the middle strap of the knee guard with a leather strap with D rings. The elastic strap did not hold it up on my leg. I have hit the grourd a few times, no injury at all.

Larry
May 22, 2014
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William W C: I would estimate the thickness to be between 3/4" to 1.0" thick. It is very well
ventilated with many openings. It is also very lightweight; and once fitted properly inside your Dainese jacket, you will forget that it's there.
May 23, 2014
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Patrick C: Its probably about 3/4ths of an inch to a full inch thick with spongy material on the side that touches your chest Jul 16, 2014
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Brad K: With padding it's about an inch, maybe a little less. Definitely makes the jacket tighter. May 22, 2014
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Eduardo R asked: Could I fit a size L on a size 54 avro leather jacket? I have a broad chest and shoulders and was told by some people to get an L. Mar 30, 2014
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dan p: Yes the protector will fit. If your wearing a 54 you are in shape but probably not a giant person. The large is big and will fit people wearing 56-60 + size jacket. I have a muscular chest and shoulders and wear a sizes 65 jacket, but I purchased a size medium, but I tried on a large at a local store and it was very wide and dug into my shoulders when I was in the riding position. But get what ever size you want! Mar 30, 2014
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dan p: size 56 jacket, haha Mar 30, 2014
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A shopper asked: how does this work... a single plate goes in the jacket? My Alpinestars jacket has two chest pads, left and right. So how is this installed?

Maybe I'm misunderstanding and I have to order two of these for the Alien jacket?

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Jul 3, 2011
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hq227: Yes it is a single plate and sits partially in the pocket for it (there is only a pocket for it on one side and the other side sits free, but is secure when you zip up the jacket). So you would only need to buy one of these. Apr 6, 2012
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Stevan P: This is designed as a single piece protector. It will fit in both pockets as you zip up the jacket and you only need to order one. Jul 14, 2011
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A shopper asked: How does the size chart work? Aug 17, 2011
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DragonBusta: Its posted on their thorax chest protector product page.

SM for jackets sized 46-50.
MD for jackets sized 52-54.
LG for jackets sized 56-60.
Feb 21, 2012
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Chris K: Dainese's size chart is a bit less helpful for protectors, however, based on my experience, you would be a size MD. Hope this helps! Aug 17, 2011
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A shopper asked: What's the CE certification on this product? Is this chest protector designed for use inside of a race suit as well? Does Valentino Rossi even use a chest protector? Nov 22, 2013
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MICHAEL M: Don't know about its certification but how would you certify a chest protector. It's not like the company will guarantee your complete safety with this. Yes it fits inside a Ducati jacket and a Ducati race suit. I would imagine anyone traveling at hi speeds on a race track would have this and more. You simply can never be safe enough. It's a good product rest assured I have bought a lot of Dainese products and the quality is just superb. Nov 22, 2013
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A S asked: Can this be used with the Dainese Air-Frame Textile jacket (i.e., does the Air-Frame jacket have that front pocket to place this protector)? Nov 6, 2013
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Lawrence K: I don't know about the pocket in that jacket. I use this chest protector and just hold it in place with the large wrap around on the dainese back protector. It's all under heavy leather jacket.
Larry
Nov 25, 2013
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A shopper asked: New super speed jacket size 50 - would small or medium fit best in that jacket? I want it to fit snug, but not be too big either. Feb 10, 2013
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RevZilla: A size 50 jacket would require a size SM Dainese Thorax Chest Protector. Feb 11, 2013
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A shopper asked: I own a dainese mugello jacket and see no area for this to fit in how would it work if it even can? May 21, 2012
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RevZilla: The Thorax Chest Protector is designed for the newer line of Dainese jackets that have an internal left side pocket. It is kind of a giant Napoleon pocket. May 23, 2012
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A shopper asked: Can this chest protector be used with the Dainese Mission suit? I have a size 56 Mission suit; what size chest protector would I need? Nov 28, 2011
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Chris K: Yes, this protector would just be held in place when the suit is zipped. It doesn't actually fit inside of a pocket. I would get a size LG for a 56 suit. Dec 6, 2011
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Product Style RevZilla Item # Manufacturer Product # Availability
SM 556206 1875956-001-S Out of Stock
MD 556207 1875956-001-M Out of Stock
LG 556208 1875956-001-L Out of Stock