Cardboard bicycle helmet three times safer

Cardboard bicycle helmet designed by Anirudha Surabhi – Kranium helmets, made using cardboard, claims to be three times safer and lighter than the usual.    Have a look at the video…

Image credit: Anirudha Surabhi/Kranium helmets



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The Cardboard bicycle helmet use a unique paper board called Dual Density Honey Comb Board or D2.

Developed specifically to absorb 3 times the amount of impact as a regular Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) helmet.

According to Kranium helmets ‘these helmets have been extensively tested against the standards at TUV test labs in Germany, HPE test labs in London and STG test labs in China.’



The helmets made from recycled paper and 15% lighter compared to an identical EPS liner.

Cardboard bicycle helmet three times safer (5)

Cardboard bicycle helmet three times safer (4)

 



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Cardboard helmet three times safer (2)

Cardboard helmet three times safer (1)

 

via ecochunk

source Kranium helmets