Easton hockey helmet reviews includes the five grades of hockey helmets that Easton Hockey produces.
The Easton Stealth S7 is the low end helmet. This helmet comes with or without a facemask. This helmet uses a single density vinyl nitrile liner for a comforatble fit and a low profile shell. Adjustment is performed with a single screw and the ear pieces can be adjusted higher or lower. This helmet has good ventilation. Hockey Helmet Reviews would regard this helmet as one for beginner skaters.
The next step up is the Easton Stealth S9 helmet. This helmet is similar to the S7 except that it uses a dual density vinyl nitrile liner and has a soft forehead comfort pad. It also has the single screw adjustment and similar ventilation. This helmet also comes with or without a facemask. Hockey Helmet Reviews would regard this helmet as one for beginning players playing non-check hockey.
The next step up is the Easton Stealth S13 helmet. This helmet comes with or without a facemask. It is designed with a lightweight, molded EPP liner with low profile shell and integrated nose wrap protection on the front edge of the EPP. It has a large comfortable occipital pad that cradles the back of the head and low density comfort pads for enhanced stability. Hockey Helmet Reviews would regard this helmet as one for players playing check hockey
The next step up is the Easton Stealth S17 helmet. The helmet has a lightweight, molded EPP liner like the S13 but also uses the Giro In-Form™ fit system that provides full width and occipital customization to keep the helmet confortable and secure on your head. Independent temple foams have a soft feel and are convenient for adding J-clips or a visor. It also has the Height adjustable ear pieces, ventilation and nose wrap as on the S13 helmet. Hockey Helmet Reviews would regard this helmet as one for players playing competitive check hockey.
The top of the line helmet is the Easton Stealth S19 Z-Shock helmet. The Z-Shock™ technology uses a solid state construction of EPP foam and polycarbonate plastic in a single laminated structure for lightweight design with improved impact absorption. Anti-microbial comfort pads provide enhanced stability as well as a super-comfortable fit. The one piece construction allows for the replacement of air gaps and layers of plastic with more EPP while reducing overall volume. Hockey Helmet Reviews would regard this helmet as one for players playing highly competitive check hockey.