Of all smith helmets the Maze is def my favorite. super lightweight and comfortable, the maze not only will save your life but also looks dang good while you do it. I like how perfectly it fits as well, its almost like its not even there. combined with the I/O or even the phenom goggle and it truly is a perfect fit. i usually go with the I/O, but phenom rocks too. cosmetically smith is kicking butt too, the goggles match the helmet with unique color combo's, and each year they get more creative.
The other great thing is the conversion for different sports. i use my Smith Maze for Skiing, BASE Jumping, skateboarding, climbing, etc. in the summer just pop off the ear pads and your good to go. its a great bike helmet as well.
As for POV cameras the Maze takes the curved GoPro mount perfectly, you can put multiple mounts on the helmet too. other cams work great on the Maze, although i recommend GoPro.
well done Smith Optics!
I wore these on every hike, ski, and basejump throughout my trip to Baffin. They are super lightweight, almost cant even tell that they are there. I never 'needed' them (which is a good thing!), but they were great for that extra comfort during steep hikes and postholing up to my chest.
I was so stoked to have this bag in BaffinIsland. It kept me warm and toasty during the coldest nights and mornings (-30 average). Its super durable and stands up to the elements no problem.
I just started rocking this pant. Its got all the style with the function too. Great fit and with 4 pockets, i can where these in the backcountry or just ripping around the area. You can't beat this price too!
The new Smith Maze is the most badass helmet around. Besides being the lightest in the industry, its super comfortable and of course...great looking!I wear this helmet for skiing and b.a.s.e jumping. It gives me all the protection I could possibly need (and I need alot of protection..:)
I rock it with the Smith I/O and Phenom goggle, but the entire smith goggle lineup fits great.
I love the Agent130. I'm usually in a 110flex boot, but now the agent130 meets all my expectations from a ski boot. Its got the stiffness of a race boot with the comfort of a freeride boot. I feel that the flex is just a tad less than the race130, which is great for freeriding.
Oh yeah, its also super duper stylishly!
The Volkl Katana is my go to ski for 09-10' season. Stiff enough to handle the crud and fat enough to slay the deep, this ski simply rips. This was my weapon of choice for the 2009 World Heli Challenge. I took home victory in BigMt and DH on these boards, with a nice 8th place in freeride. Its got a twin tip for deep switch landings, and awesome shape for arching big turns.
This cam is badass, period. Super lightweight and durable, the 1.5 captures all the action. With a 720x480 resolution it beats every other standard definition pov cam. I love how i can hop on the gondy and tag the keeper shots from that run, and delete the rest.
When it comes to flying off big cliffs, the 1.5 also rips. I'm able to attach it to basically any angle i want, giving the audience an idea of what its like to fly at over 100mph past rock walls.
Take my word, buy this camera. All the major production companies are using VIO1.5, its simply the best.
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