Black Diamond Vapor Helmet - Unisex 5030-737

Black Diamond Vapor Helmet - Unisex

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Ultralight and low-profile, the Vapor Helmet gives you some welcome ventilation and a comfortable fit. The lightness and generous ventilation make it a great cragging lid, proving helmets aren't just for multi-pitch trad climbs and big alpine faces.

  • BD engineered a sheet of Kevlar and a series of carbon rods between the EPS foam layer and the polycarbonate shell. Sound protection and respectable lightness.
  • Geometric, open-air design provides airflow.
  • Ratchet adjuster with moulded push buttons.
  • Suspension fits inside the helmet for storage in your pack or haul bag.
  • Removable headlamp clips secure a light on pre-dawn starts or when rapping after dark.

Tech specs

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  • 186g (Small/Medium)
  • 199g (Medium/Large)
Ideal for Rock climbing

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.

Shell material Polycarbonate
Fit system Adjustable suspension system
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)

The internal circumference determines the size head that the helmet will fit.

53-59cm (Small/Medium)
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).

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 12492
Made in China