Sunday, May 27, 2018

Ski Helmets: Compare


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Pros
Great protection; affordable; pony-tail compatible; built-in audio kit available; faux fur lining is cozy and removable for easy cleaning; cute, customizable design
Excellent protection; adjustable ventilation; audio system included; SHREDry lining; goggle fog reduction
Cons
" Can't adjust ventilation "
Expensive with short warranty; limited information online; limited sizes available
Gender
Women
Men
Price (MSRP)
$70
$169
Warranty
2-year limited warranty
1-year limited warranty
Sizes
XXSmall (53-54cm) / XSmall (54-55cm) / Small (55-56cm) / Medium (57-58cm) / Large (58-59cm)
Medium (54-58cm) / Large (60-64cm)
Weight
17.63 oz (500 g )
Unknown
Shell
Half shell design with injected ABS and high impact EPS liner
Half shell with lightweight in-mold polycarbonate construction and an impact-absorbing foam liner
Lining
Beanie convertible lining that is removable for easy cleaning
Features a SHREDry liner, which is a breathable material that controls temperature, odor and static.
Ventilation
Creates airflow through the helmet using 8 small vents.
Features the SHREDVent system (6 adjustable air vents) to offer temperature control and reduce goggle fogging.
Earflaps
Yes, it has faux fur earflaps that are removable for easy cleaning.
Yes, it has padded earflaps.
Goggle Lock
Yes, it has a goggle lock.
Yes, it has an interchangeable goggle lock.
Adjustability
The convertible liner can be adjusted slightly for beanies and ponytails.
Yes, it features Shred's Soft Fit System, which is a device that uses Velcro to fit the helmet to your head size.
Audio Capabilities
Optional - Wired, removable ear pad head phones with great sound are sold separately
Yes, it has the Shred Audio System, which includes standard audio jack and adjustable volume control.
Product Design
It is available in solid colors with a matte finish, and you can customize it with badges.
It has an edgy, racer-inspired design and is available in green, black or white.
Certifications
CE-EN1077 and ASTM F-2040
CE EN1077 and ASTMF2040
 
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