Z3 – ski and snowboard helmet - Red Dot Award 2017 winner

Z3 is a ski helmet with a composite outer shell layered with carbon fiber, and an inner shell made of expanded polystyrene with a ventilated structure. The best fresh air circulation and the elimination of hot and humid air is guaranteed by 2 upper aerators and 1 rear extractor, protected by a stainless steel net to avoid any external intrusion, in line with the standards of the CE 1077 standard – Class A (class A helmets have passed impact tests with stricter parameters and therefore provide skiers and snowboarders with superior protection). The soft cheeks of the Z3 are made of thermoformed material and eco-leather and are protected by mesh to allow the correct perception of external noise. The helmet padding is made with microfiber fabric with Microsense technology, which gives the helmet a delicate softness and high comfort. The addition of hydrophilic substances 2dry treatment ensures a rapid dispersion of sweat and a quick drying, offering a pleasant sensation of freshness. Z3 is also equipped with an innovative sanitizing system through an antimicrobial process, which protects against bacteria and fungi. During use, the natural flow of air activates the neutralizing function allowing the helmet to give a pleasant feeling of hygiene and clean even after intensive use. At the same time the system diffuses a pleasant olfactory note enhancing its use. The graphics are unique and customizable. Durable, three-dimensional decals enrich the helmet graphics and are available with a glossy and matte finish. The painting system is environmentally friendly. Z3 comes with a quick release visor, offering maximum freedom to your needs.

CategoryProduct design
ClientHMR Helmets S.r.l.
Project year2016
StatusRealized
Production year2017