To retract the visor, pull down and the visor gently retracts into a painted black aluminum case. Now the driver can lower and raise the visor with one hand while driving! Soft Ascent SideVisor width specifies total overall width of shade, actual fabric will be 3″ narrower than overall width of the visor. A must for all RV driving! Soft Ascent SideVisor has privacy-aiding fabric on the top 18″ and 100% visibility solar screen on the bottom 18″. Choose from 24″ – 43″ drop down.