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SLY LLC
3305 E. Miraloma Avenue
Suite 179
Anaheim, CA 92806

Fax: (714) 398-8159
Email: info@slyequipment.com
Website: http://www.slyequipment.com
Sly's first entry into the paintball mask marketplace.
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 Release Date: 2010
 MSRP: $89.95
 Average Rating:
  • Currently 4.3/5 stars.
 Reviews: 314
 Rating Summary:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
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  • Currently 4/5 stars.
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  • Currently 3/5 stars.
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  • Currently 2/5 stars.
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  • Currently 1/5 stars.
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SLY LLC - Profit Reviews
SLY LLC Profit The mask is comfortable by itself and the lens' are very high quality. The double strap is great, and visibility is pretty good. I can't seem to find the right fit though while wearing a headband...
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DriverJ
Death is Coming...
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Join Date: May 2006
Location: Minnesota
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Length of use: More than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 3/5 stars.
Price paid: $100.00
Pros: Double strap, nice lens
Cons: Ear foam makes hearing tough,
The mask is comfortable by itself and the lens' are very high quality.
The double strap is great, and visibility is pretty good.
I can't seem to find the right fit though while wearing a headband or other headwear while using the profits.
The major downside is that the ear foam is crazy thick which is fine for comfort, but makes hearing anything a challenge, this is an easy fix by buying the new style of foam or cutting the foam. But it's a con either way.

Over all not a bad mask, but I feel it's a bit pricey at $100.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 4.2/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit This mask is excellent. The Profit and and i4 are the only masks I will wear as a free agent. They are crazy comfortable (for me at least) and I can breathe fine in them. Some say they make you sound...
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L8r_H8r
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Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: *407*
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $60.00
Pros: GREAT vision, small profile
Cons: None for me.
This mask is excellent. The Profit and and i4 are the only masks I will wear as a free agent. They are crazy comfortable (for me at least) and I can breathe fine in them. Some say they make you sound muffled, I have yet to notice. Great mask overall, can't beat it for the price.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 4.1/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit Although profits get hot, it's easy to get used to. They hug your face and feel extremely comfortable. Would highly recommend this mask.
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DyeBalla182
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Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: |Bay Area, CA|
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Length of use: More than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.8/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $90.00
Pros: look great, good vision, double strap, comfy
Cons: Gets super hot, hard for people to hear you
Although profits get hot, it's easy to get used to. They hug your face and feel extremely comfortable. Would highly recommend this mask.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit very comfy mask and looks great. easily breathable and great stock gradient fade lens. only cons to this mask is the v1's ear padding were too much so some could not hear to well, and the color on...
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specopsdeath2
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Join Date: May 2010
Location: Jersey/CT
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.8/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $80.00
Pros: See Below
Cons: See Below
very comfy mask and looks great. easily breathable and great stock gradient fade lens.

only cons to this mask is the v1's ear padding were too much so some could not hear to well, and the color on the outside chips if paint is not cleaned off within an hour of getting shot.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit This mask is harder to breath in and the air is very hot. The lack of vents makes communicating tough and the ears are very thick and tight which makes it hard to hear as well! There are much better...
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Tiga88
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Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Florida
Tiga88 plays in the PSP
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Tiga88 supports Team VICIOUS
Tiga88 plays in the APPA D5 division
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Tiga88 supports Empire
Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 3/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 3/5 stars.
Price paid: $100.00
Pros: Nice looking, great field view, dual strap
Cons: Bad ventilation, hard to hear, hard to yell
This mask is harder to breath in and the air is very hot. The lack of vents makes communicating tough and the ears are very thick and tight which makes it hard to hear as well! There are much better masks out there for less money.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit Awesome mask super comfy, low profile, great choice on colrs, but the breathabilty is mediocre, but doesnt bother me very much, also the paint will start to chip if you do not clean it after get...
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TimmyTyrant
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Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Fwb, Florida
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $110.00
Pros: comfy, low profile, look awesome
Cons: paint, and breathability
Awesome mask super comfy, low profile, great choice on colrs, but the breathabilty is mediocre, but doesnt bother me very much, also the paint will start to chip if you do not clean it after get goged or take a bad dive into tge ground this is my favorite mask and use it every weekend
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit I like this mask until it started falling apart and letting pain into the eye compartment. Pros: -Very comfortable (Ears may be odd for some). -The lens and quick change systems are awesome. -The...
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berzerker
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Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: 510
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Length of use: More than 1 year
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 2.5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 2/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 1/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 3/5 stars.
Price paid: $89.95
Pros: Extremely comfortable
Cons: Poor Build Quality
I like this mask until it started falling apart and letting pain into the eye compartment.

Pros:
-Very comfortable (Ears may be odd for some).
-The lens and quick change systems are awesome.
-The dual straps are very sweet, in fact perfect.
-Lens removal is adequate for a mask of this level.
-Lens bounces, we have gotten several lens bounces in 2 days of play.
-Coverage is nice for medium to large size heads, THis was a problem for me when I used Events and i7s because my jaw/chin hung out ofthe bottoms of these masks.
-The lens is top notch.

Cons:
-Heavy (compared to Events/I4/Flex)
-Foam is poorly attached, We got 2 of these (1 red, 1 black) and both have started loosing the foam around the "nose section" after the 2nd time using them.
-Build quality seems second rate, My E-vents have 3.5-4 years of play and other than some stains and such, are as solid as the day I got them. Same for my Flex7s from 2003.
-The mask is hot and does not breath very well for all the venting it has.
-Hard to get all of the paint out of the slotted venting.
-Ears are hot.
-Ear padding kills hearing.
-Poor Lens to mask seal.

My team has basically tossed these and gone back to EVents and Flexes. They just do not hold up to heavy use very well.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 3.9/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit Hi, I bought the Sly Profit A week ago so i only got a small review. Looks - The looks on the Sly Profit are kinda wierd ish... but I find them sketchy. Feeling - First empresion with this mask...
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Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: 506 canada
Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.8/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $89.99
Pros: Overall every thing ..
Cons: Looks could be a tad better..
Hi, I bought the Sly Profit A week ago so i only got a small review.

Looks - The looks on the Sly Profit are kinda wierd ish... but I find them sketchy.

Feeling - First empresion with this mask was " WOW, The ear peice are F***ing awesome!

Lens - Stock Lenses arereally nice, because the top part of the lens is like a dark shade, it helps when the sun is out, It doesn't blind you!!! The bottom part are clear for good vision. Also, The lenses are extremely easy to take off, all you do is turn two little tabs , Push out the straps and then push out the lenses.


I know i'm missing alot of things but like I said before I only had them for a week and had only two Practices.

If you got any questions feel free to Pm me Or Via email.

mars_saulnier@hotmail.com is my email address.

Thanks, Mars.
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 3.8/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit I'm back from my first trip to the field with my Profit and have a nice brain case welt on my forehead to show for it. Obviously its my fault for dismissing the need for additional skull protection...
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Ruiner
 
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Join Date: Apr 2010
Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 4.8/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 4/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $90.00
Pros: Comfort, easy to strip, FoV, hearing/speach
Cons: No forehead protection
I'm back from my first trip to the field with my Profit and have a nice brain case welt on my forehead to show for it. Obviously its my fault for dismissing the need for additional skull protection ("I'll be fine...") but it would of been nice to have that extra lip on the top of the mask to protect us slow children.

That's it for cons at this time. Now on to the good stuff...

Most importantly, the mask is very comfortable. Nice and the right amount of padding in all the right places. The ear padding in particular was gentle on my ears and didn't interfere with my hearing. The Profit became more of an extension of my person as long games wore on instead of an obstruction or annoyance.

My first field strip took all of three minutes thanks to the Profit's two quick release locks. I accomplished it without reading any instructions and that is a sign of a great design. Subsequent strips have already become second nature.

The stock smoke lens was excellent. It was a bright and sunny Florida day and glare was never an issue. At this price point you shouldn't have to mention fog but it definitely didn't happen. My field of vision was superb and as I already mentioned my hearing was sufficient. I was also able to bark out lots of positions and my teammates had no problems hearing me.

I took a bell ringer but was still able to gather my wits and field strip this sexy piece of plastic all without reading the instructions. The Profit performed where it counts (comfort, vision, sound) and appears well designed and constructed so I have no reason to doubt its reliability at this time. I feel as though I received the quality I paid for. Finally, the least important aspect, I think it looks cool...

Deboxed:
Assembled mask in soft cloth carrying sack
Single page folded instructions (two total English/French)
Sly sticker
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 3.8/5 stars.
SLY LLC Profit ive had these since the second or third week they were out and finaly got around to writing a review. oh my god these goggles rock my world. the lense system is amazing, i am one of those guys who...
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FightingOriole
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Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Van Dyne
FightingOriole owns a Planet Eclipse Ego
FightingOriole plays in the APPA D4 division
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Length of use: Less than 6 months
Overall Rating:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Appearance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Performance:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Reliability:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Value:
  • Currently 5/5 stars.
Price paid: $89.99
Pros: everything
Cons: finish comes off
ive had these since the second or third week they were out and finaly got around to writing a review. oh my god these goggles rock my world. the lense system is amazing, i am one of those guys who when on the field is always moving so my breathing is really fast and i have yet to have the goggles fog on me. also, as was stated before, takeing the lense out is easy and just as easy to put it back in. the padding is second to none. i was reffing a few weekends ago and on going into do a paint check, took a line up my neck and side of my head. If it hadnt been for the shot to the neck and the "thunk" of the paint, i couldnt tell i got shot. Also, i am blessed to have one of those huge skulls and in the past have had an issue of the goggle strap slipping. With the dual strap feature of the Profit, that is a thing of the past, sprinting, sliding, diving, any movement i do does not move this systems straps.

Cons:
i had a tournament about a week after i got them was with the lense actually. As the lense just gets held in by clips on the ears, there is no ridge around the eyes that covers the edges from the inside. As a result, when i took a shot to the seem at the bottom of the goggles, i actualy got paint in my eye, not a lot, but damn that stuff doesnt exactly feel good. i know i know, if i handt gotten shot it wouldnt be a problem.

Second is that the finish comes off way easy. i have the grey finish or w/e and its almost all off the goggles. it looks okay in some spots but in les the 4 months to have it down to factory plastic, thats a little wrong. I am looking at getting goggles "frames" from ans to accomodate this, but still frustrating

Edit: to those worried about fogging, mine are still going strong and havent had them fog on me. Also, with the foam coming off, just use rubber cement and your fine
  This review has been rated:
  • Currently 3.8/5 stars.
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