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Edelrid Sheild Lite

Shield Lite

Edelrid

Rating

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Description

An ultra-light, In-Mold helmet with a robust webbing closure system. The lightweight design and excellent ventilation make it suitable for both sport climbing and mountaineering.

* Lightweight In-Mold construction with expanded polystyrene foam core and tough polycarbonate shell
* Fully adjustable head and neck strap for the perfect fit, minimal pack size and excellent ventilation
* Fully adjustable chin strap with closure system under the ear for greater comfort
* Ergonomically-shaped interior with removable padding
* Airflow system with large vents ensure a constant supply of fresh air
* 4 robust headlamp clips
* Available in 2 sizes
* Spare padding included

Retail price

US$ 99.95

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Weight (g)

Weight (g)

In grams, the weight, as stated by the manufacturer/brand.

If there are differences in weight (due to multiple size or optional accessories) we note those here.

220 g

S: 220 g / 7.8 oz
L : 239 g / 8.4 oz
(we converted grams to ounces)

Gender

Gender

This is the gender as stated by the manufacturer/brand.

We use the term "Men" and "Unisex" interchangeably, as there is no difference between these types of helmets.

Women
Size Range

Size Range

The sizing options of the helmet according to the manufacturer.

19.00 in - 24.00 in

S: 48-56 cm / 19-22 in
L : 52-62 cm / 20-24 in
(we converted centimeters to inches)

Quick Adjust

Quick Adjust

Quick Adjust refers to the straps of the helmet. Do you want the ability to ability to "quickly" adjust the fit. This could be a dial, or other plastic pieces.

Really, most climbers don't need to change the fit of the helmet often, unless you're climbing with and without hats, or you have big hair that flattens and then requires tightening after climbing for awhile.

Yes
Vents Yes
Headlamp Compatable Yes
Face Shield Compatable No
Certification

Certifications

The main climbing gear certifications are CE and UIAA--and normally the UIAA creates the rules that the CE body also supports. When possible, we try to list all the certifications the product carries.

To sell a climbing product in Europe, the device must be CE certified. There are no official requirements to sell climbing gear in the US. The UIAA certification is a voluntary process.

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The UIAA equipment standard provides a baseline for equipment performance in a test lab under controlled conditions on new equipment. Although these test conditions are relevant to the conditions encountered climbing, conditions encountered at the crags and the condition of the equipment are equally important. This recommendation from the UIAA member federation The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) provides vital equipment information that is NOT explicitly addressed in the standard, particularly failure modes of the equipment and recommendations for the use, inspection, maintenance, and retirement of equipment.