Tossed some weight
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Northampton, MA
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Not the bibs specifically, but I'll second the heavy cotton outer layer, lined with wool. My pants are made by Duluth, and at 10 degrees F and below, they are perfect over my regular work pants. I bought them oversized so I could put them on over my shoes, so there's plenty of material around the knees - I like the idea of bibs to keep them up. I also wear a heavy cotton anorak over a thick wool layer at those temps. No other outer shell releases the body perspiration/moisture as well. The Eskimos had it all figured out, and modern man came along with our petrochemical shells and our advertising and messed it all up and took our money...
Last edited by Redrom; 12-09-09 at 07:47 PM.