This helmet from Kali is entry-level but extraordinary. Get full-face protection at a price that won't break the bank. It uses a durable shell and removable padding, and most importantly, is fully certified as a downhill helmet. The adjustable visor keeps sun off or rain out, and the fastening system used is the tried and true double D-loop lock.
- Visor is adjustable and uses aluminum hardware.
- ABS shell provides great impact protection.
- Inside padding is removable, washable and antibacterial.
- Fastening system uses a solid double D-loop.
- The 20 vents will help keep you head cool when the trails get rowdy.
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.
|Fit system||Removable 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).