Review: Planet Eclipse HD Core Elbow and Knee Pads

planet eclipse hd eblow pads

You might laugh at the idea of wearing elbow and knee pads during a game of paintball as something cumbersome, useless, and a little bit tacky. What you’re missing, however, is all the benefits that a good set of pads can give you on the field. Aside from the most obvious benefit of reducing pain when you get hit, a good set of elbow and knee pads can make sliding and prone shooting on the paintball field that much easier and more comfortable. If you’re looking for a solid set of pads to keep you protected without slowing you down, the HD Core set from Planet Eclipse deserves your attention.

Continue reading

Paintball Knee Pads: Dye Precision 2011

These pads are the best of the best – super comfortable and very well padded – no matter how hard you play, these knee pads will be able to keep up with you!

The Dye Precision Core Knee Pads were designed for the most aggressive player who is willing to risk it all for the love of the game. If you want to make the game winning move without having to worry about your knees, then these are a must. From the abrasion-resistant outer skin, to the energy rebounding metal inserts, Dye Core Knee Pads will give you a sense of protection like no other. Knees are important, so don’t take a chance. Dye Precision Core Knee Pad


  • Abrasion-resistant outer-skin
  • Energy rebounding metal inserts
  • 1 1/2 inch to 2 inches worth of padding
  • Anti-slip grip
  • Good protection without having to cover a large amount of the leg and shins

What are your thoughts on paintball knee pads?  Are they a necessity in your paintball gear bag?  Do you always wear them?  Just…what do you think?  Share your thoughts below…