Is the Pro Tec classic helmet certified?
The Pro-Tec Classic Certified Helmet is built to keep you safe wherever you skate or ride. The Classic Certified is made to the highest standards and is multi-certified for CPSC, CE, ASTM and AS/NZS 2063:2008. While the EPS foam liner will keep you comfortable and the 11 ventilation holes will keep you cool.
How long do Protec helmets last?
It is recommended that you replace the helmet every five years at regular use.
Are all Protec helmets the same size?
In other words the sizing is plain wrong. A medium is a large, and a small is a medium. If you need an XL, order a large, if you need large, order a medium. If you need medium, order a small.
Where are Pro Tec Helmets made?
For over a decade PT Helmets® MADE IN USA have been manufactured for the U.S. Department of Defense, DHS, Federal & State Law Enforcement, Correctional Facility, and Special Response Teams. Military models are dedicated production for the Department of Defense and Homeland Security.
Are non certified helmets safe?
Soft Foam Non Certified Helmets help reduce impacts when dropped from 2.8 Feet but if you drop them from the ASTM Multiple Impact Standard of 3.8 Feet a brain rattling and possible traumatic brain injury force of 380 G’s impacts the head form.
Can I wear my skateboard helmet snowboarding?
First of all, never use a bicycle helmet or skateboarding helmet; they are not designed for skiing or snowboarding. Your helmet should be snug, but not tight.
Can you wear a skating helmet for snowboarding?
To give you a better idea how these two helmets differ, and why you cannot use a skateboard helmet for snowboarding, we’ve got a short run down of their differences. Skateboard helmets are only designed for a single impact. After that, you have to buy a new helmet.
Where are Pro Tec helmets made?
When should I replace my helmet?
every five to 10 years
The government testing body in the US, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), recommends replacing a bicycle helmet every five to 10 years. The Snell Memorial Foundation, which also certifies helmets for safety, states a firm five years.
How do pro tec helmets fit?
Does run slightly snug, so check the sizing chart before you order. I’m 5’5, 155 lb and wear a medium that’s the perfect size. As a bonus, does not make you look like a dork. We always purchase Protec Helmets as they fit well, meet standards for safety, and look cool.
How do you measure for a pro tec helmet?
How to measure
- Circumference above the elbow. Measure the circumference approximately 0.8″-1.2″ or 2-3cm above the elbow center.
- Circumference below the elbow.
- Wrist circumference.
- Circumference below the knee.
- Circumference above the knee.
- Head Circumference.
Who owns Protec helmets?
Bravo Sports Corp.
Acquires Iconic Protective Gear Brand Pro-Tec.
What does Protec mean?
Protect against Sexual Exploitation of Children.
Can I use a bike helmet for climbing?
No you should not use a bicycle helmet for climbing. They are designed for different types of impacts and will not provide you with proper protection outside of their designed activity. Bicycle helmets are designed for a SINGLE ground impact.
Can you use bike helmet for ski?
A bike helmet can be used in skiing as long as it is certified for both biking and skiing. The helmet should be certified on impact protection as well as on the inside. The inside of the helmet should also be warm enough to prevent the head from getting cold, its not all about cool painted graphics ya know!
Are ski and skate helmets the same?
Coverage. When you look at a ski helmet and a skating helmet, you’ll notice that the ski helmet provides more head coverage than a skating helmet. The ski helmet starts at the forehead and covers the ears and the back of the head, all the way to the top of the neck.