Winter Cycling - ASSOS Airblock Jacket
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10-05-03, 04:24 PM
Anyone have this jacket, looking for some feedback?
Great jacket, expensive but has the best fit.
breathes very well and funky reflective material makes you look like a cyberdyne systems model T1000 morphing into a bike at night!!
great jacket, get one.
PS: I have the all black version which is really functional. deos'nt strain as easily and you can't use strong detergent soaps with it and hand wash is prefered.
10-22-03, 01:39 AM
i have lots of assos gear...really first rate
like the windblocker jacket but my lbs does not have my size...have a non-windblocker assos winter jersey and it is really warm. their windblocker vests are really nice as well
10-22-03, 03:45 PM
funky reflective material makes you look like a cyberdyne systems model T1000 morphing into a bike at night!!
Anybody have a link to this jacket?
Thanks in advance,
Man ... rich people ... :p
10-27-03, 09:34 AM
Great stuff, spendy (well...it *is* Swiss, right?) but it's great stuff. I don't have their jackets (Go Burley!!!) but I use a number of different kinds of their shorts/knickers.
ride carefully out there...we've got snow and ice everywhere...looks like we're going to have a cold winter/fall after a very hot summer!
10-27-03, 11:18 AM
Thanks for the link.
Currently I'm using a Land's End product:
It's their Marinac and is not expensive at all. It seems to work good at blocking wind, and is very comfortable, but it's not as breathable as I would like. I've never had good luck with gore-tex type products and breathability.
Of course the Marinac doesn't make you look like a Cyberdyne systems model T1000.....
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