The CCM FT390 Shin was developed to be lightweight and improve on its predecessor, the CCM QuickLite line. The new construction focuses on freedom of movement with increased protection.
When looking closer at the protection, the Jetspeed FT390 features a lightweight shell design and hinge system, creating improved mobility and protection.
The Shin Cap is now anatomical in shape, while the Knee Cap is vented, generating an improved fit and more breathable product. The Knee and Calf Guard feature molded PE foam, providing excellent protection in essential locations.
The improved strapping system features an upper Lock Strap with comfort cushion. The lower Calf Strap is now adjustable in length, creating a customizable fit for any calf size.
Looking inside, the liner also has molded PE foam for added protection and comfort. DryFoam Technology is also used on the removable portion, adding breathability to a notoriously sweaty area. Being able adjust the liner means you can customize the fit to suit your game. As well it means easy maintenance when washing your equipment.
Overall, the CCM FT390 provides excellent protection without a ton of weight. With minimal differences between this and the pro level CCM Jetspeed FT1 Shin, the FT390 is definitely worth considering on your next shin pad purchase.