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Lake MX Kamikaze Glove Gloves

2.33/5 (3 Reviews)


Product Description

MX Kamikaze Glove


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Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Chris Dennis a Weekend Warrior from Moscow, ID, USA

Date Reviewed: August 9, 2001

Strengths:    Comfortable... until they start losing padding
Fairly cool


Weaknesses:    These gloves started to fall apart after a few months of use. Now most of the stitched-on pads are gone and 3 of the fingers have holes in them. And my gloves generally smell worse than my socks after a ride. I've resorted to wearing deodorant on my hands.

Bottom Line:   
2 chilis because they're comfortable. Don't buy this glove if you do a lot of heavy riding. If you just go for an occasional weekend ride, I would recommend them.

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Favorite Trail:   South Contour Trail, Moscow Mountain

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $24.00

Purchased At:   Paradise Creek Bicycles

Similar Products Used:   Rocket Parts gloves (very comfy, very cool, seem to be durable)


Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Julian a Downhiller from Ottawa, ONT

Date Reviewed: August 16, 2000

Strengths:    Gloves fot really snugly, reinforced in the right places, sweat pads are awesome.

Weaknesses:    None, if you just wash them once in a while.

Bottom Line:   
Regardless of what the other guy said, these gloves are awesome, paid only thirty five bucks, just wash them and the'll be fine.

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Favorite Trail:   Anything, concrete jungles

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Similar Products Used:   Fox, Troy Lee Designs, Shift

Bike Setup:   Devinci Magma-R.S Judy XC, R.s Deluxe rear, XT r.d, RST Discs front and rear, mavic 221, Deore cranks

Overall Rating:1
Submitted by Dave Macki a cross-country rider from Ottawa, Canada

Date Reviewed: August 7, 1998

Bottom Line:   

These gloves are absolutely useless. I cannot believe that Lake would even let them out the door. The gloves are ripping all over the place (at the seams) only after 3 months of use. It really ticks me off to pay 48.00 cdn for something that is this poorly designed. I will not look at another Lake product again.
Hey Lake why don't you guys try an in situ test with these things (with some hard riders) so next time maybe you catch this shitty workmanship before you start ripping people off. My friend also owns a pair and the same thing happened to him.
I used to have a pair of 20.00 specialized gloves and they lasted two years.0 stars for this glove!!!!

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