PETZL Vertex Vent Helmets

PETZL Vertex Vent Helmets

PETZL Vertex Vent Helmets


The Petzl VERTEX VENT is a comfortable and durable helmet with ventilation and meets the requirements for working at height. It features a strong chinstrap, ventilation holes with sliding shutters, six-point textile suspension system and CenterFit adjustment system to keep the helmet centered on the head. The VERTEX VENT is designed for optimal attachment of a PIXA or ULTRA VARIO headlamp, a VIZIR, VIZIR SHADOW or VIZEN protective shield and hearing protection.


  • Six-point mesh liner conforms to the shape of the head for improved comfort. Shock absorption achieved through deformation of the outer shell.
  • Adjustable ventilation: 5 holes on each side, can be closed with 2 sliding shutters.
  • Chin strap designed to decrease the risk of losing the helmet in case of impact during a fall (breaking strength of more than 50 daN, EN 12492 mountaineering helmet standard).
  • Polycarbonate shell, resistant to impact and wear (meets EN 397 industrial helmet standard and EN 12492 standard).
  • Meets optional requirements of the EN 397 standard: lateral deformation, use at low temperatures (down to - 30 �C).
  • Does not meet optional requirements of the EN 397 standard regarding: electrical insulation, molten metal splash (due to the ventilation holes).


  • Side slots for mounting a face shield and/or standard hearing protection,
  • Shell designed with clearance over the ears to accommodate hearing protection,
  • Integral headlamp clips

    Simple, complete adjustability:

  • A single adjustment wheel with 2 height positions adjusts the headband size,
  • Chin strap position can be adjusted forward or backward,
  • Position of straps around the ears can be adjusted (rear clip with 2 positions),
  • Adjustable chin strap


  • Polyester strap suspension,
  • Thick foam headband (replaceable)

    Technical specifications:

  • Head band adjustable from 53 to 63 cm
  • Weight: 16 Ounces Certified: UIAA, CE EN 12492, ANSI Z89.1 - 2003 Type I Class C

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