Smith Maze MIPS Snow Helmet - Men's

5043-666

Smith Maze MIPS Snow Helmet - Men's

5043-666
  • Available prices $170.00

Description

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Bring amazing lightness and awesome protection to your gravity-fed adventures. A multi-directional impact protection system (MIPS) reduces rotational forces and torque of side impacts, making this a super-safe option for your irreplaceable brain.

  • Impact protection system reduces the rotational force of an oblique impact. An inner shell, under the foam, between the padding, rotates slightly to mitigate torque.
  • Lightweight in-mold construction with a polycarbonate shell and an EPS inner
  • AirEvac2 system drives warm air away from your goggles and adjusts by folding or unfolding liner flaps.
  • Lifestyle Fit System has a self-adjusting elastic at the back of the head, so fit is taken care of.
  • Removable Snapfit SL earpads are machine washable and work with Skullcandy audio systems.
  • Toque-compatible liner is removable and machine washable.
  • Contoured to match the curve of Smith goggles for gap-free coverage.

Tech specs

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Weight 420g (Small)
Ideal for
  • Backcountry skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Downhill skiing
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 suspension system
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
Circumference

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

  • 51-55cm (Small)
  • 55-59cm (Medium)
  • 59-63cm (Large)
  • 63-67cm (X-Large)
Vents Yes
Goggle clip Yes
Removable ear liners 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).

Snowsports
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).

  • ASTM F2040
  • EN 1077: 2007
Made in China