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Old 10-31-11, 05:30 PM   #1
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Experience with Giro 100 Proof Lobster Gloves?

Has anyone tried the Giro 100 Proof gloves?

I like the idea of them better than the Pearl Izumi lobster gloves because they have a removable liner. I'm a little unsure about the 70 dollar price tag though, but I guess if they work then they're worth it.

For reference I will be commuting about 5-8 miles a day, 7 days a week, in temps from 5 F-35F with snow, slush, and ice. Or at least I plan on it.
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Old 10-31-11, 06:28 PM   #2
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In general, removable and replaceable liners are always nice. Those liners are also nice because eventually the insulation gets packed down, loses it's loft and therefore it's insulation power. As far at $70 for quality gloves, it isn't too steep, i would look at the quality of stitching, where the stitching is, if they're waterproof is the stitching taped properly. etc.
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