The Kranium is reportedly 15 percent lighter than similar foam-cored helmets, and is able to withstand three times as much impact energy
The Kranium cardboard-core bicycle helmet is now available for pre-order in the UK
The Kranium's waterproof honeycomb cardboard structure
In testing, one of the Kranium helmets was said to still pass British safety standards after five impacts
Just last month, we told you about the Kranium – a prototype bicycle helmet with a core made from cardboard instead of the usual expanded foam. Well, we obviously weren’t the only ones impressed by it. German security devices manufacturer Abus has picked up the design, resulting in the Kranium AKS 1 helmet now being available in the UK.
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