Black Diamond Vision Helmet - Unisex 6005-181

Black Diamond Vision Helmet - Unisex

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Show Description

Put a (durable) lid on it. A fusion of foam cushions your head from falling objects, with improved side and back coverage that meet the proposed UIAA helmet requirements. A hardtop shell in the upper and front area protect from punctures and add durability in higher wear areas. The whole package weighs next to nothing, so you don't have an excuse to not protect your noggin.

  • Made of expanded polypropylene and expanded polystyrene, which has a high rate of energy absorption.
  • Partial ABS shell adds impact protection and durability in key areas.
  • Comfort pads are removable for washing.
  • Adjusts for a custom fit.
  • 2 hooks and rear elastic for attaching a headlamp.

Tech specs

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  • 215g (Aqua Verde)
  • 225g (Hyper Red)
  • 225g (Storm Blue)
Ideal for
  • Rock climbing
  • Snow and ice climbing

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.

Shell material ABS
Fit system Adjustable suspension system
Inner material
  • EPP (expanded polypropylene)
  • EPS (expanded polystyrene)

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

  • 58-63cm (Hyper Red)
  • 58-63cm (Storm Blue)
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).

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