The highest levels of protection, light weight, ergonomics, and ventilation distinguish this racing back protector developed with suggestions from competitive motorcycle racing's greatest champions. Homologated to EN 1621.2 Standard Level 2, this back protector has rigid external corrugated plates for better impact energy distribution and a lightweight core made of aluminum honeycomb and Crash absorb. Ergonomics and riding comfort are guaranteed thanks to jointed pads, a patented lumbar support joint, the perforation of the structure, the use of breathable fabrics, and ample volume adjustment possibilities.
Back protector certified to EN 1621.2/2014 Standard (Lev. 2).
External polypropylene plates with perforated and corrugated structure.
Aluminum honeycomb frame and Crash Absorb.
Lumbar band with double adjustment strap.
Liner in thermoformed polyurethane foam.
Adjustable and removable straps.
Liner inside back in polyester mesh fabric.
Lumbar strip liner and braces in double jersey.
External perforated pads.
Also known as the Dainese WAVE 1S/11/12/13 D1 AIR in Dainese literature.
Note: The size (SM, MD) of each D1 WAVE Air Back Protector model itself varies according to the wearer's waist and can be determined using the size chart. However, the D1 WAVE Air Back Protector designation (1S, 11, 12, or 13) varies according to the height measured in centimeters from waist to shoulders in order to afford sufficient back protection and is independent of the size. Use the chart below to determine which model to order:
1S is for waist to shoulders measure of: 37.5 - 42 cm.
11 is for waist to shoulders measure of: 38 - 45 cm.
12 is for waist to shoulders measure of: 41.5 - 47 cm.
13 is for waist to shoulders measure of: 44 - 51 cm.