Edelrid Shield Helmet - Children to Youths

5040-686
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Edelrid Shield Helmet - Children to Youths

5040-686
  • Available prices $65.00
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Description

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This kid’s climbing helmet gets high marks for style and safety. The Wing-Fit system has a rear adjustment dial that lets them adjust the fit quickly and easily.

  • Lightweight in-mold construction combines an expanded polystyrene foam core with a tough polycarbonate shell.
  • Airflow system has large side vents to ensure a constant supply of fresh air circulating around the head.
  • Innovative under-ear closure moves the buckle away from the chin and neck.
  • Integrated headlamp clips.

Tech specs

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Weight 248g
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.

Molded in the shell
Shell material Polycarbonate
Fit system Adjustable dial + interchangeable foam pads
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
Circumference

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

48-56cm
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 12492
Made in China