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Craft Pro WS Balaclava Black Reviews

Gunnerbob

Windstopping Balaclava

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Pros: Very lightweight, keeps wind out

Cons: Short in the neck, cutout around edges of eyes

I've used many balaclavas, all have been lacking in some area.  This is the best one I've used so far.  It has almost everything going for it with a couple minor downsides.   On the plus, it's extremely lightweight and won't bulk up under your helmet. The GoreTex Windstopper fabric completely keeps out the wind, but the flipside of this is that it's only included in the area under your nose to below your chin.  This allows you to breathe out your nose, but breathing out your mouth will trap some vapor inside.  This isn't really a problem though because every balaclava does this.  The bonus, however, is that the cold wind won't get inside and make you...
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spknmike

Great under-helmet balaclava

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Pros: Stops the wind, not bulky

Cons: Could be longer in neck

I use this under my helmet on windy and snowy days. Has gore windstopper fabric from the mouth down and does the job as intended. It's thin enough that it wont change your helmet fit and the opening works good for a pair of goggles.   I only own one other balaclava, but this one beats it hands down. The windstopper fabric is a must have for me, for a balaclava.
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