The CCM Tacks Vector pants offer lots of upgraded features to add value because they are a Source for Sports exclusive model. Based on the 3092 Tacks, they add features from the 2052 Tacks for extra protection. The 1052 Pro has also upgraded its look mimicking the 6052 Tacks look and adding a yellow liner to the tailbone and inner spine areas. As mentioned the protection has been upgraded on the 1052 Pro, CCM now offers PE inserts and segmented foam in the tailbone to better protect you and provide a better fit with padding closer to the body. The hips and kidney areas offer molded PE protection for great impact dispersal and a foam lining to improve the comfort while worn. A floating spine protector moves with your body as you skate to keep protection close at all times. The exterior of the pant offers a nylon shell to provide a streaming fit and comfort when moving. The pants fasten at the waist with an external belt designed to cinch tight at the waist to prevent the pants from slipping up or down.