All-Star Black Magnesium Umpire Mask with Black LUC
Official Review: All-Star Magnesium Umpire Masks
Ty takes you inside All-Stars lightest umpire mask with their most protective padding.
I have 3 games with the new All-Star MAG. It is very light looks great and my vision is better than my previous mask. Previous mask is the Diamond ix3 with Team Wendy pads. The All-Sar is lighter and offers more protection. I went with the all black as was my previous. My only complaint is the mask harness on the All-Star does not have enough adjustment and at $225 I should not have to pay for a replacement.
Went with this umpire mask just by happenstance. Best choice. Insanely light. I took a foul shot directly in the face and felt nothing. This mask is well worth the money.
Great product. Solid umpire mask, with great protection. Previously used the Wilson Dyna-Lite, and this mask takes the impact of baseballs MUCH better. What would have caused a headache with the old mask doesn't have the same issue with the All-Star Magnesium.
Questions About This Product
|Q:||Will this mask accept Team Wendy pads? How do the pads this comes with compare to Team Wendy?|
– Mark Smith
The center I-Bar prevents the Team Wendy pads from attaching to this mask. You will need to cut the center Velcro straps of the bottom Team Wendy pad to wrap around the center I-Bar. You can see on the All-Star LUC padding, the center Velcro strap of the lower pad is split down the middle. In comparison, the Team Wendy is a memory foam padding made up of military-grade Zorbium foam. The All-Star LUC padding is oversized foam padding with an ABS plastic plate running the distance of the lower pad to help disperse force evenly across the frame/padding. Both will be very protective, but the LUC padding is better fitted for this mask.– Ty Unthank
Communication & Service Specialist, Pro Umpire School Graduate and Umpire
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WARNING: Participants in any sports activity assume risk of injury. This equipment may be used to help aid in preventing or reducing the extent of injury. No equipment can guarantee umpire or player safety from injury during participation, and use of this equipment carries no such guarantee. Do not use any umpire equipment that is damaged in any way.