Salomon MTN Charge Snow Helmet - Men's

5049-533

Description

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Minimum weight, maximum protection. Highly ventilated with a super-protective moulded shell, it's designed to keep you cool, comfy and safe on powder-seeking tours or alpine missions where breaking a sweat may be required.

  • Moulded shell construction with an EPS 4D liner absorbs and dissipates shock.
  • Ventilation is designed for backcountry users who break a sweat before charging down.
  • Mesh barrier in the vents keeps pow from creeping in.
  • Dial fit size adjustment adapts to headwear.
  • Oval fit with more space at the back of the head improves comfort and yields a closer fit.
  • Removable and washable liners ensure your lid stays fresh.
  • Includes a helmet bag that can be worn as a backpack.

Tech specs

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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 dial
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
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 + 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).

  • ASTM F2040
  • EN 1077 A
Made in China