Main Motorcycle: KTM Duke 690
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Newcastle, Australia
Other Motorcycle: '95 Speedie & '82 CB750
Extra Motorcycle: RGV250 Trackie
Specific tools for specific jobs. My grand-Dad always said words to that effect.
Open face helmets in town where you need peripheral vision, and open face helmet provide MUCH better vision in every respect.
Full face for touring and tracking.
I ride without eye protection in town almost exclusively, but virtually NEVER ride without boots. Hope that addresses your question.
"By looking at the difference between perceived danger and actual danger, you can fundamentally change your reaction." Chris Hadfield.