the smith altus mips® helmet offers absolute protection and comfort featuring the mips® system with koroydâ„¢ and additional features such as the in-mold construction. especially in situations that may have ended with serious consequences, the altus is designed to protect you more effectively. let's take a look at the features.
koroyd® koroyd® provides superior shock absorption and improved ventilation. smith uses cylinders in the crumple zones of this helmet, which absorb energy more efficiently by applying an even load. koroyd® has less volume than other materials used in helmet construction, making it lighter and more comfortable.
mips® multi-directional impact protection system inside of the altus lies the mips® brain protection system (bps). it deflects dangerous forces that would otherwise strike your brain with full force, especially in the case of impacts with a lot of rotational speed.
construction the hybrid shell offers durability and lightweight construction. the vaporfit snowâ„¢-system allows for a precise fit in seconds. 10 ventilation holes provide the airflow you need, and removable, audio-compatible ear pads keep you warm and on the beat.