Are Kask helmets worth it?
Verdict. Despite its age, the Kask Protone is still a top-flight helmet for those looking to strike a balance between aerodynamic performance and decent ventilation. It may be heavier than some of the competition but the superbly secure and comfortably conforming fit mitigates that.
How long do Kask helmets last?
approximately 10 years
Cracks, detached parts, warping, flaking, and changes in color are significant elements for verifying the helmet’s state of deterioration; in any case, we advise replacing it after approximately 10 years, because over time its capacity for protection decreases due to the aging of the materials.
Does Kask Protone MIPS?
The Kask Protone also uses a thicker polycarbonate shell over the EPS foam, to protect the helmet from lighter bumps or drops. On the other hand, it does not have a MIPS insert or really anything comparable to one, which tacks ~30g to most of the other high-end road bike helmets on our list.
What is Kask Protone WG11?
Product description Kask Protone WG11 Helmet. Automatic translation. Original description available here. The Protone weighs just 215g and uses a 3D Dry padding with a multi-layer open cell construction process to give a more comfortable ride.
Are Kask safety helmets good?
The results proved that the helmets were an overall success and employees gave positive reviews about the product. Numerous Skanska employees are piloting the KASK Safety Helmets throughout the US.
Are Kask helmets OSHA approved?
A KASK helmet is OSHA-compliant for 10 years. Most standard safety helmets have a one-year shelf life because OSHA requires the ratcheting mechanism to be replaced every year and at year six, a new helmet must be bought.
Is KASK a good brand?
Now among the top brands in the sports and outdoors industry, KASK is committed to maintaining the highest standards in safety helmet production in order to ensure the highest quality and offer the best protective helmets for the most demanding customers.
Does Kask Protone hold sunglasses?
Kask has “fixed” the sunglass compatibility issue by providing clearance for tucking the frames under. I had to run the cradle extremely low to take advantage of this feature, though. Like many other lightweight road helmets, the Valegro offers minimal protection for the back of your head.
What is Kask MIT technology?
MIT. The MIT Technology, applied to all KASK cycling helmets, guarantees a higher safety and a complete protection thanks to the polycarbonate layer that covers the shell on the top, on the base ring and on the back.