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chemosabe wrote a review of on July 14, 2009

4 5

had a chance to compare these to some very light wool t-shirts on a recent backpack trip. temps were in the high 80's and we we're hauling too much stuff up a long way....
this shirt kept me totally dry, even on my back. in contast, the super light wool t-shirts were soaking wet below my pack.
my only complaint, and the reason for only 4 stars- this shirt started to pill where my pack was rubbing in the middle of my back.

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chemosabe wrote a review of on June 30, 2009

4 5

these are pretty light pedals -150 gms for each pedal - and they have a neat cleat/adapter system for road shoes but i needed a lot of float for my knees and i was fooled by the float description- the release angle is 20 degrees-the float is only 6 degrees. would have tried them more but i couldn't get past the float issue. good price on bonktown- a real steal for a light pedal

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chemosabe wrote a review of on May 20, 2009

5 5

i'm going to get a second pair of these so i never have to ride in anything else. the first pair has served for 5+ years and is still like new- that's probably 150+ rides and machine washes in these. i use them when it's 40-60 degrees out (most of the mornings year round). completely comfortable on - not even aware of them. never cold in them, never hot, never sweaty.

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chemosabe wrote a review of on May 16, 2009

5 5

i have tons of merino stuff- it's the best fabric unless it's really hot out. this is a nice shirt. got it for an unbelievable price on S/C. nice trim fit (i got a large - 175 lbs 6 feet). only thing not perfect is the thumbhole location, for me. my thumb is on the side of my hand, not the back where my ring finger is. but i don't even use that anyway. very nice finish on the shirt, and i like the color. i wear it as a single outerlayer.

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