If you’ve always wondered how goalie masks were manufactured, then check out this interesting “How it’s Made” segment. Video after the jump.
The second one is a fiberglass mask with a cage attached in the middle. The goalie mask can also be made out of Carbon Fibre, or a Fibreglass and Kevlar mix. These masks are able to better withstand the impacts of hockey puck at higher speeds, and are generally used at major junior, college and professional levels