Race Face Impact Gloves

3/5 (3 Reviews)


Product Description

  • Broad wrist cuff
  • Synthetic leather
  • Silicone pads on trigger fingers
  • 3D mesh and Power Stretch Nylon
  • Embossed Carbon hard-shell knuckle


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Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Elias Shalom a Weekend Warrior from Voula Athens Greece

Date Reviewed: July 30, 2007

Strengths:    Very nice looking,light.

Weaknesses:    Extremely thin pads, not for DH or FR use,Dont count them for protection.

Bottom Line:   
I bought them for protection and one week after in a small fall they got pierced and my hand also. Buy them but its better to hang the on the wall than to use them. I was very disapointed

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Favorite Trail:   Ymitos

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $100.00

Purchased At:   Kassimatis bikes

Similar Products Used:   661,specialized,cinisalo

Bike Setup:   Ellsworth Rogue, Manitu sherman, DHX5, Hayess El camino

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Alex Petherick a Downhiller from New Zealand

Date Reviewed: March 1, 2007

Strengths:    Very light
carbon nuckles
breaths well, easy to get off


Weaknesses:    not much padding

Bottom Line:   
excellent

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Favorite Trail:   Hi-Roller

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $98.00

Purchased At:   Cranked Cycles

Bike Setup:   all mountain hardtail

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Rosey from Vermont

Date Reviewed: October 1, 2006

Strengths:    very comfortable glove, ventilated holes on top of fingers keep hands cool. Carbon fiber over knucles is very padded and can take a beating

Weaknesses:    single layer palm material which is perforated rips and stretches due to rubber padding at back of heel of palm

Bottom Line:   
decent product, gloves lasted a hard 6 months of riding including crashes. next years gloves look better. over all not bad for only 45 bucks.

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Favorite Trail:   30

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $45.00

Purchased At:   beyond bikes

Similar Products Used:   all types of gloves, fox, snowboard pipe gloves buton grenade, motocross gloes


Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

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5.10 Impact Low Break-in

New rider here, first post. I'm looking to pick up some shoes more suitable to trail riding than my current beat-up cross trainers. I ordered 5.10 Impact Lows, no one sells them locally here. I sized up some since I have wide feet and these don't come in anything but medium. Even with ... Read More »

anyone using 5 10 impact high tops?

Does the high top shoe offer any protection from ankle injuries? How does the shoe feel during the summer, is it pretty hot or does it feel ok? Is there anything else thats good for support/protection of ankles?Read More »

Calculating stem rise impact

I'm trying to figure out how to calculate the impact that stem rise and length have on a handlebar position, and I'm wondering if any one can help me with ensure I have the right math. When a stem says it is 90mm, is that leg of a right angle triangle, rather than the hypotenuse? In other words, ... Read More »

Pedals for Fiveten Impact Clipless?

I just picked up a pair of Fiveten Impact VXI clipless shoes. The shoes are stiff for pedaling, grippy climbing up rocks, and comfortable for walking. Everything I was looking for except... My XTR Trail pedals only contact the cleats. I tried an old pair of CB Mallets and they made so much con ... Read More »

Spring length impact?

I have a new Santa Cruz V10c and have just ordered a new spring for my Fox shock. The bike came with a 500x3.25 spring and I ordered a ti spring, which came as a 550x3. I have been told that the 3.25 springs are the same as the 3 spring? Does anyone know if this will have any impact to perfor ... Read More »

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