If snow is the Mongolian invaders, then this is the Great Wall.
Never get snow-filled pants again with the Volcom Rain 4-Way Stretch T.D.S. Bib. Attach the Rain to your Volcom jacket with the Zip Tech jacket-to-pant interface and you can rag-doll through neck deep pow without getting so much as a snowflake down your pants. Plus, with a 15K-rated 4-Way stretch fabric and fully taped seams, you can enjoy unrestricted mobility without having to worry about moisture seeping through over the course of the day.
- V-Science 2-Layer 15K-rated 4-Way stretch fabric offers unmatched freedom of movement without sacrificing waterproof breathability
- Fully taped seams prevent moisture from seeping in
- T.D.S. lining strategically places lightweight, packable insulation where you need it most, and leaves it out where you need it least
- Ergo fit is slightly baggy for freedom of movement and room to layer
- Mesh-lined inner-thigh vents dump heat when it warms up
- Boot gaiters with lace hook keep snow from riding up your leg
- Zip Tech jacket-to-pant interface allows you to zip the powder skirt of your Volcom jacket to your pant to create an impenetrable barrier against snow
- Two hand pockets, two cargo pockets, two back pockets, and one front stash pocket give you tons of room to store gear
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- Gender: Male
- Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
Best Pants, I have ever owned! You can do KUNG FU kicks in these pants with the stretch. I am 6"5 and the XL fit me great.
super warm, but not too warm if you know what i mean. Layer with these on a cold day and you're golden, run some shorts underneath on a warmer day and you're still golden!
these are straight ergo fit just like Volcom jeans plenty of room and the suspenders allow you to tighten up just the way you want it.
- Gender: Male
Rock solid construction, weather proofing, and features. I feel like these pants can be trusted in the most demanding of environments!
- Gender: Male
- Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions
Used once in Colorado. I wear 32x32 pants so ordered so ordered a medium size bib. Sizing is perfect. The side zipper ripped out a bit so was a bit disapointed but decided to fix myself.
Waterproof - I crash alot and sit down in the snow quite a bit. In 3 days of boarding my butt didn't get wet at all. I'd give them 5 out of 5.
Sizing - I wear 32 x32 pants and a medium bib was perfect for me.
Breathability - I wear a pair of long johns under the bibs and stayed a perfect temperature all day and night skiing as well.
I had two friends with me that skied all day and as soon as the sun went down they froze the next three hours. I didn't notice the temperature drop and am usually the one freezing.
I give these bibs 5 out of 5 on all counts except their darn expensive and the zipper ripped.
I also purchased the Marmot Flight pants bib but sent them back before using because of the strange fit.
- Gender: Male
- Familiarity: I've used it several times
I have used these about half a dozen time this season and have yet to find something about these pants that I don't like.
Pockets are plentiful and well placed, vents keep you from overheating without letting in a massive rush of air when bombing a hill and the fit from the waist down is great. The bib part is a bit roomy on me and I wish there was some way to cinch up the top of the bib, but that is more for style, not functionality.
how does an inseam,waist measurement etc .,have #s like 32-34,does it depend what day they were made on (what I mean is how does a pant inseam measure 30-32,inseam cannot change like waist adjustment!!)
It corresponds to the measurements of you, not the pants. So if you measure a 33, then you go for the 32-34.
The straps also allow you to tighten them up just right. Awesome bib rivals anything else out there for a bib. I'll put if up against The North Face & Arc'teryx bibs. I love them!
Inseam measures crotch to bottom of leg,the measurement cannot change ,it`s impossible,where you wear them(1/2 way down your ass or up by your chest can change where the hem sits) but inseam never changes!!!
As a 6'2" 200lb guy with long legs, I've always had trouble finding the right pair of board pants. Simply put: These are the best pants I've ever owned!
For me, I like them to be long enough that they don't look like a pair of sailors pants that stop at the ankles and not too baggy that I'm walking around looking like the ****ing Michelin Man.
They have just the right amount of give/flex in all the right places for me (waist & knees). They're lightweight enough to not get too hot during the later part of the season, but really good at keeping the warmth in during a snowstorm!
I really like all the extra pockets - you'll always have more than you need. But the one thing that makes these 'win' for me is quite simple. Nobody is THAT good that they never wipe out, be it your fault or someone else. With these pants you can straight say good bye to snow finding it's way to your ass crack!
These pants, like all their previous versions, are gonna ship quick. Get 'em while you can :)