Message from your brain: Protect me when flying down hills and banking through sharp corners. This affordable helmet is super-adjustable, provides good cooling, and has more contact surface than more expensive helmets, so message received.
- Adjustable dial allows easy and precise fitting.
- Anti-allergenic interior pads manage moisture, and can be washed by hand.
- Integrated visor keeps the sun out of your eyes.
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.
|Molded in the shell|
|Fit system||Adjustable dial + interchangeable foam pads|
|Inner material||EPS (expanded polystyrene)|
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).
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).