The Kettle Hat is a popular model that is used in buhurt fighting. This helmet has hidden face protection. With such excellent visibility and safety, fighters often wear it in polearm battles, where they keep the enemy at a distance and avoid close contact. The kettle hat had an advantage over other types of helmets, as it didn’t interfere with the wearer's seeing, hearing, or breathing.
The helmet’s weight with invisible protection is approximately 3.5 - 4 kg (excluding the aventail). The aventail weighs 2 kg.
Kettle Hat and steel gorget has top-notch quality, durability and safety because it is made of tempered steel 30HGSA. Helmet has two chin straps for best fixing helmet on head and additional foam padded stickers inside of dome in the area of the eyebrows and the back of the head.
It’s an excellent choice to use it at such events as HMB Buhurt, IMCF, SCA, Battle of the Nations, HEMA, etc.
Options for adding onto helmet:
- dome by 3mm tempered steel 30HGSA
- padded sport liner
- riveted chainmail aventail