Are Lazer Helmets good?
The Lazer Sphere MIPS is a very comfortable helmet with a reassuringly solid feel to it. The safety features are impressive, the weight is perfectly reasonable and it plays well with glasses – but while cooling is decent, those big vents can’t completely negate the effects of the MIPS layer.
Are Lazer helmets DOT approved?
Lazer helmets are pretty difficult to get hold of in the US (tbh they are in Europe too!). Though note, they’ll not be DOT certified for use in mandatory helmet states.
Is Lazer helmets owned by Shimano?
From Shimano: Shimano Europe (Shimano) is proud to announce that it has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Lazer Sport NV (Lazer), the Belgian helmet company, on 30 June 2016.
Does Shimano own Lazer?
ANTWERP, Belgium (BRAIN) — Shimano Europe has agreed to acquire Lazer Sport NV, the Belgian helmet brand. The companies agreed to the deal on Thursday.
What is MIPS on a helmet?
MIPS stands for Multi-directional Impact Protection System. You will normally see the yellow MIPS logo on the back or side of helmet that use the system. More and more cycle helmet manufacturers are using the MIPS system.
Are Bontrager helmets good?
The Bontrager Rally MIPS scored the highest for safety among all the helmets tested in 2020. This makes the Rally not only the best mountain bike helmet in test but the over winner for the best helmet you can put on your head. With great looks, multiple colors and top notch safety ratings you simply cannot go wrong.
How does the fit of a Lazer helmet work?
Lazer’s unique fit system prevents hotspots or pressure points by making the adjustment around the entire circumference of the head. We include both thicker pads and thinner pads so you can set up your helmet as you like it – increase comfort or shave grams by easily switching the pads out.
How does the Ars work on a Lazer helmet?
Advanced Rollsys System (ARS) Easily adjust your helmet’s fit by using the thumbwheel on the top of the helmet. Lazer’s unique fit system prevents hotspots or pressure points by making the adjustment around the entire circumference of the head. Comes with race and comfort pads
How big is the Lazer G1 cycling helmet?
Weighing in at 225 grams, the G1 is the lightest helmet we have ever made. It is the climbers’ favorite on the ProTour. Not only is it a featherweight, but it is extremely well ventilated. Twenty two vents and internal air channels create 8% more airflow over the head than with a bare head.
How does the aeroshell work on the Lazer G1?
The Superlight ARS Fit System ensures a snug and comfortable fit with no pressure points. The head basket is adjustable. Two sets of pads are included so you can choose between superlight and comfort pads. When you’re after every bit of speed, the addition of the Aeroshell (sold separately) transforms the G1 into an aero helmet.