Historic Range: $29.99-$59.95
Reviewers Paid: $49.00-$55.00
EN 12492 standard
When you need a helmet this is one of many good options
- Bright orange
- Ratchet system
- Padded buckle wont pinch you
- Always seems to sit slanted
This is my second climbing helmet. I wanted a better fit and suspension system and I got it.
On the summit of Mt. Rainier
On the summit of Mt. Hood
Crevasse rescue class, with a TS cap of course
All helmets are tested to the same standard, so what I like about this one is the adjustability: it fits me in the summer, and in winter with a beanie underneath, and I like the suspension system. It is easy to adjust when I switch from summer to winter mode and stays where I want it on my head.
I got this helmet in orange for visibility on the snow.
Cons: The shell feels kinda brittle. I had a Rock Star helmet and it felt like it could take a hit and rebound, I am afraid that this one will chip or shatter when it takes its first good hit.
Price Paid: $49
I just got mine. It handled the rocks on the Bells well and after 12 hours it still didn't bother me. Straps comfortable vented well. It's a good helmet, go for it.
Price Paid: $55