Ride city streets or roll along the open road, the Crossover Helmet has a built-in rear light to keep you visible after dark. MET helmets have a retention system that holds firmly on your head, with a one-hand adjustment dial to easily tune the fit. A removable visor protects your eyes from branches, sun or mud splattered from the rider ahead. Vents cool your brain, and their bug-proof mesh keeps your thoughts focused on the road.
- Made of a polystyrene inner bonded to a polycarbonate shell.
- Front vents have mesh guards to block bugs.
- Adjustable fit dial on the back.
- LED light is integrated into the adjustable dial, and turns on with one hand.
- Reflective stickers on back.
- Removable visor.
- Anti-allergenic interior pads help manage moisture and are hand washable.
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|
|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).