Race Face Zero Lightweight Armor and Pads

4/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $55.99

Product Description

Lightweight Performance: Minimal hard shell design dramatically reduces weight and bulk without compromising key protection. ArticulatingTwo-piece hard shell. Perforated EVA Foam, enhances venting and moisture control. Durable 600D Nylon abrasion zones. Mesh inside for increased breathability.

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Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by GrimmChino a Weekend Warrior from Montvale, NJ

Date Reviewed: April 5, 2011

Strengths:    Lightweight, comfy, stays in place.

Weaknesses:    chaffs the thigh portion if no padding is there, or if you didn't put the Velcro on right.

Bottom Line:   
Love these pads, they are lightweight, and flex, both things i need when dodging tree's or really need to maneuver . They don't feel like they are there once you break them in, but if you don't get the Velcro right or have really beefy legs like i do, they really scuff the sides and front of your thighs. they also stay on your knees and calves without sliding, which is what they should do. OK pad warning, these pads due to being lightweight only go down half your shin, THEY DO NOT COVER THE WHOLE SHIN!, but if you fall on your knees they will protect them. i have fallen off my bike a couple times and they have done what they needed to do, without disintegrating or exploding on impact. My only problem with it, is that RACEFACE closed down and will no longer be making this or any of their products.

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Favorite Trail:   everywhere

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   Campmor

Similar Products Used:   Pro-tec pads, and some roller blade padding i got from a buddy.

Bike Setup:   Trek 4300(MHT)(OEM), Kenda Nevegals, and Topeak Rear Fenders, SKS Dirtboard.

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