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Old 02-05-14, 12:44 AM   #1
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Rain pants with longer inseam?

Simple question: Any brand or model or rain pants that are available in long or just tend to be longer than most?

Looking for something with a 34" inseam, I'm skinny and just under 6' but long legs. Thanks a bunch!
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Old 02-05-14, 01:25 AM   #2
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The Helly Hansen Voss pants have plenty of reviews stating that they're too long or are good for taller people. They are also cheap.

I can't vouch for the quality of the men's model, but the pair I got in kid size has held up to almost daily use since November.
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Old 02-05-14, 04:20 AM   #3
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The Helly Hansen Voss pants have plenty of reviews stating that they're too long or are good for taller people. They are also cheap.

I can't vouch for the quality of the men's model, but the pair I got in kid size has held up to almost daily use since November.
By the sizing chart they do seem long enough. I am hoping to find something more modern and breathable but perhaps you can't have everything.
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www.foxwear.net

They use modern high-tech fabrics, and they'll make it to whatever inseam you want/need.

Price is right too.

Check them out. I bought their rain pants in the fall (probably why we're in a drought right now), and they worked well the couple of times I got a chance to use them.

Disclaimer - I am not affiliated with them in any way other than as a satisfied customer.
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Old 02-05-14, 12:08 PM   #5
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Just go the next size Up . leg automatically longer ..
thin in the late 70's

I shop waist girth and always have plenty of length .

you can always pull up the drawstring in the waist, more .. add Braces ..

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Check out Dare2B I don't know about the larger sizes but I was able to find one in my size.. at 30x30 it's a pain.
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I'm 6'3" with 34" inseam and love my REI rain pants. I got the xtra long and good leg length and I just cinch the waist up with the draw string and the fit is great.
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I'm 6'3" with 34" inseam and love my REI rain pants. I got the xtra long and good leg length and I just cinch the waist up with the draw string and the fit is great.
REI is my suggestion as well.
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I'm 6'3" with 34" inseam and love my REI rain pants. I got the xtra long and good leg length and I just cinch the waist up with the draw string and the fit is great.
The size chart seems to show 32" inseam for all sizes of both REI/Novara bike pants they currently stock. Any chance of a link to the ones you have? Thanks.
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A second vote for www.FoxWear.net - I'm 6'4" 210 pounds with a 37" inseam - I spoke with Lou (the owner), and we customized several pants based on my size and riding needs - fair prices and AMAZING service!!!!!!
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The size chart seems to show 32" inseam for all sizes of both REI/Novara bike pants they currently stock. Any chance of a link to the ones you have? Thanks.
You're right!

Unfortunately, the pair I bought, through the REI outlet, are either no longer in stock or I ordered the XL thinking I was getting a longer inseam and it's only a 32"- I'll see if can measure them. They were on sale for $95 and I'm not seeing them in the outlet nor in the regular listings. Sorry to mislead you. Darn it. I hate to tell you how much I love them, too. I'd purchased a pair of Gore Tex rain pants for a ridiculously high price a few years ago and thought I'd lost them and bought the REI's as a lower cost replacement- I couldn't bear to shell out that much $$ again. After the REI pants arrived and I'd already started wearing (and loving) them I found the old Gore Tex pants but now I keep the Gore Tex as a spare. The REI's are a better fit, tougher feel to the material, easier cuff closures and, best of all, more waterproof.

They were most like this pair but the specs are a little different: http://www.rei.com/product/852907/no...ike-pants-mens
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If you already have rain pants, may I suggest using then in combination with gaiters? I have fairly long legs and an average to small waist, and have found this combination to work well. With gortex shoes, I can ride without even my feet getting wet.
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Or Rubber Boots that come up to your shins ..
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you gotta try them on and sit on a bike, (rather than mail-order) or shop cycling specific clothing. I have a pair of expensive EMS multisport rain pants that were great, I just happened to have them and tried them and they worked out. I don't ride in the rain anymore but when it's chilly or spritzy I use my Novara Headwind Pants and they are pretty awesome
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