Edelrid Shield II Helmet - Unisex

5027-690
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Description

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This helmet is profoundly lightweight but still provides rubust protection from impacts or from falling objects. For approaches and descents, the straps and cradle fold into the helmet so it saves space in your pack. The Wing-Fit system has a rear adjustment dial that lets you adjust the fit quickly and easily.

  • Hybrid design combines ABS shell with an EPS foam liner.
  • Airflow system helps you keep a cool head. Large side vents prevent heat build-up and ensure a constant supply of fresh air circulating around your skull.
  • Innovative under-ear closure keeps your chin and neck buckle-free.
  • Integrated headlamp clips.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Snow and ice climbing
  • Rock climbing
Construction

Microshell helmets are made of a thin polymer sheet over a foam liner; Hardshell helmets have a hard polymer outer shell and a foam liner; when the liner is being bonded to the outer shell during the manufacturing process, it is Molded in the shell.

Microshell
Shell material ABS
Fit system Adjustable suspension system
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
Vents Yes
Headlamp compatible Yes
Approved for

Most helmets are tested and certified for a specific sport. Some helmets are approved for multi-sports, but only after passing the safety tests for both sports (i.e., snowsports and cycling).

Climbing
Safety rating

Cetification is established by a variety of governing bodies who set impact standards. Most helmets are certified or approved for a specific sport, except in the case of multi-sport helmets (i.e., a snowsports helmet might also be approved for cycling if it meets the cycling safety standards).

  • EN 397
  • EN 12492
Made in China