paintball

  Join pbreview.com  |  Log In  
pbReview.com - Paintball Reviews and Paintball Fields

Search:

  
Home     |      Paintball Articles     |      Paintball Videos     |     Paintball Gear     |     Paintball Fields     |     Paintball Stores     |     Hot Deals     |     Paintball Forums     |     Chat
pbReview.com / Comments on Unregistered User's Review / Comments on Unregistered User's Review / Comments on Unregistered User's Review / Comments on Unregistered User's Review

Comments on Unregistered User's Review

Jump to the Comments  |  Post a Comment  |  Dispute this Review  |  Return to the Reviews

Unregistered User Monday, May 13th, 2002
Period of
Product Use:
1 year
Paintball
Experience:
More than 5 years
Similar
Products Used:
Vent Predator; JT masks
Marker Setup: Tippmann 98 with Full Boar Rear Cocking and Dye Boomstick barrel
Strengths: Great field of view
No fog on the lens
Comfortable
Not a big dollar expenditure
Lenses are VERY THICK - much thicker than "flat" lenses on competing products
Looks cool, sort of. If you want a distinctive "motorcycle helmet" look, this is the mask for you.
Lenses are 15 bucks
Weaknesses: No neck protection - I bought some rubber stair riser protector material, cut it down, laced it onto the mask, people can't even tell I put it on.
Lenses are very stiff, which means they crack, especially from the tabs on the outside.
Bad rep of BE - everything else they sell is not much good
"Big head" syndrome... you may get teased
Hard lens and face mask means lots of breaks on the mask - oh well but no pain
Lens scratches easily, but Lexan always scratches easily. The "bug" shape of the lens makes it more likely to get a scratch because it sticks out.
Glare onthe round lens is pretty bad, but you can wear sunglasses underneath... how cool is that?
Conclusion: A great mask overall. Not quite as comfy as my beloved old Vents Predator, but what a view! To those who say it breaks or scratches easily, I say: take care of your mask, dufus! You need a goggle bag or box, and you need to remove all paint from the lens as soon as you get off the field. Never push your head through scratchy branches, and you'll be all right. Possibly the only great thing Brass Eagle has ever made.
Rating:
9 out of 10
 

Review Comments

No Comments


Post a Comment
Please log in to your account to post a comment.

Not a member yet? Sign up now for free!

Return to the Reviews

Help / FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  About Us  |  Advertising Info  |  Link to Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Use
Top

Paintball Review

Copyright © 2000-2014 Hillclimb Media