Edelrid Salathe Helmet - Unisex 5063-426

Edelrid Salathe Helmet - Unisex

5063-426
  • Available prices $144.95
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Description

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Ultralight so you barely know it's there, the Edelrid Salathe Helmet is a great option for all types of climbing. Expanded polypropylene cushions your head from falling objects, and a hard shell in the upper and front area gives you additional protection. Lots of ventilation dissipates heat on warm days. On the front, headlamp attachment points can hold a light when you climb into the night.

  • Made of expanded polypropylene for lightweight energy absorption.
  • Partial hard shell adds impact protection and durability in key areas.
  • Large ventilation openings to help you keep a cool head.
  • Padded interior adds comfort.
  • Lightweight adjustment system reduces weight and provides a secure fit.
  • 2 front clips and rear elastic for attaching a headlamp.

Tech specs

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Weight 200g (Small)
Ideal for
  • Rock climbing
  • Snow and ice 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.

One-piece
Shell material ABS
Fit system Adjustable air-fit
Inner material EPP (expanded polypropylene)
Circumference

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

  • 48-56cm (Small)
  • 52-62cm (Large)
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
  • UIAA 106
Made in China