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Originally Posted by acidfast7 View Post
I've found denim quite poor for wear ... even raw denim. I found someone in Germany to sew new crotches into my pants for €5/pair, which is quite nice though (colour-matched and everything.)

Rip-stop material has been much better/spandex.

I've got about 600 rides on my usual riding bottoms with no sign of wear for €15 from a German coffee online shop. Far superior to denim, IMHO.
My denim pants are several (7?) years old and no signs of wear anywhere really. Depends on how thin it is, i guess?

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