SixSixOne MTX Gloves

3.2/5 (5 Reviews)


Product Description

  • Machine washable
  • Fingertip grippers
  • Biofoam protection
  • Tough dual layer synthetic leather


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Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by 3rd man a Cross Country Rider from Durham, NC, USA

Date Reviewed: October 13, 2008

Strengths:    Fit, comfort, breath fairly well.

Weaknesses:    Palm wore out in no time at all.

Bottom Line:   
I bought these gloves back in 05 or 06. I then went on maybe 5 rides before I realized I had to give up biking due to an injury. Well, 3 or so years since, I'm all healed up and riding again. I pulled the gloves out of the closet and got to riding. In about 10 rides the palms have worn through around the web of the right thumb and on both lower palms. Dollar for ride ratio doesn't stack up. No more 661 for me.

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Favorite Trail:   286

Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   Franks

Similar Products Used:   Fox and Specialized gloves.

Bike Setup:   Blur LT "2" R AM kit.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by SCMTBGUY a Cross Country Rider from SoCal

Date Reviewed: January 14, 2008

Strengths:    Looks cool and fit extremely well. Good price.

Weaknesses:    The palms wear kinda quickly but not stitching broke or anything.

Bottom Line:   
A good glove but there are so many in the $25-$30 range I'm sure there are better ones that will fit someone else's hand better. This glove worked fine for me though, til I lost the left glove. Damn.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $20.00

Purchased At:   Sports Chalet

Similar Products Used:   Fox Digit

Bike Setup:   '07 Specialized Rockhopper Disc

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Chris a Weekend Warrior from N. Cal

Date Reviewed: October 28, 2006

Strengths:    Killer look and color, durability.
comfortable and cool ventilated.
well padded and protective.


Weaknesses:    NONE!

Bottom Line:   
I love this gloves, I have used lots of others and this is my favorite of all. it's not as light as TLD and Fox Incline, but has much better looking and provides reinforced protection on hand, which is very important if you ride in narrow single track or more technical downhill. After two years and still going, the red color is as vibrant as new after every wash. The padding is adequate, extra rubber protection is similar to Fox Sidewinder (freeride look) but suprisingly cool in hot days. The first reviewer blemed the hand numb on the gloves is ridiculous, he should change the cockpit fit or handlebar.

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Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Price Paid:    $19.00

Purchased At:   Pricepoint

Similar Products Used:   TLD XC (nice for light XC), Fox Sidewinder (very good too), Fox Incline (nah), Pearl Izumi gel (road half gloves), Cannodale and GT house brand.

Bike Setup:   GF Sugar +

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Billy Bob Bacon Fried a Weekend Warrior from Dominion City, MB

Date Reviewed: October 22, 2006

Strengths:    look cool leather there full finger made by sixsixone

Weaknesses:    normal wear

Bottom Line:   
excellent gloves for anyone except maybe elite DHers or freeriders.

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Favorite Trail:   the one behind my house

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   Time-Out Sports

Similar Products Used:   i have used noting similar to these

Bike Setup:   06 bigfoot stock

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by vs vs a Weekend Warrior from austin

Date Reviewed: August 15, 2006

Strengths:    durable material

Weaknesses:    a lot - including bad printing of their own logo.
no padding. so lets hand go numb taking vibrations. i even ended up changing my perfectly good yeti grips to salsa chilli pepper to c if that would would help. does not have the piece of fabric (wipe cloth) that is on the thumb (even on cheaper golve) to wipe sweat.
rei store brand gloves are better than these.


Bottom Line:   
dont buy unless u like glove with no padding & no wipe cloth on thumb

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Favorite Trail:   barton creek

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   from 661

Similar Products Used:   none this bad

Bike Setup:   motobeane 650 ds. RS-Pilot, Easton, FSA, salsa chilli pepper, rithcy peadls, XTR Rear , XTFront, WTB saddle

Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

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