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  1. eidolarr

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    Did J1A-GTs get listed and sell out immediately today, or is it old stock?
  2. eidolarr

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    I don't want to tell you what you don't know, but your measurements sound exactly right for size S. Is it possible you're unfamiliar with how it's supposed to fit? can you post some pics?
  3. eidolarr

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    Huh, I assumed it was the same windstopper as on the J58-WS. I didn't even notice it was Infinium until this post. I guess that's another notch in the "goretex marketing is too confusing" column
  4. eidolarr

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    Yeah... I've got a J83-WS, and while the GTX Pro is obvious, I wouldn't have known it had anything to do with infinium until this discussion :?
  5. eidolarr

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    Where is the infinium in the J83-WS?
  6. eidolarr

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    acrnm will refund you the retail price but getting back the tax money from the broker is going to be a pain in the ass and take a long time, if it's anything like the US edit: oh you mean if you refuse the package. I don't know! Email them, I'd be curious to hear
  7. eidolarr

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    J56 is cool. I'm surprised he used the zip grav pocket; the elastic mechanism is far superior imo.
  8. eidolarr

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    Union LA still has an S24 in S if you're into the dryskin tees. They also have a full size run of the J1A-GTPL in black and the SP28-DS in alpha green
  9. eidolarr

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    Here's another datapoint edit: date on that is SS18
  10. eidolarr

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    Looks like adding item to cart doesn't save your spot anymore. I tried to buy P30A from the mothersite, but by the time the checkout page loaded, it was gone. I'm about to email them to volunteer to help step up their web hosting game, they got 503s like crazy coming off that site
  11. eidolarr

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    you are right, many shitty human beings like me are already running robots against it to catch the drop, it's currently at a crawl
  12. eidolarr

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    Yeah idk not feeling it. Water resistant? So if you get caught out in the rain without a jacket, 60% of your upper body stays dry-ish? A windproof… tee shirt? Why not make windproof socks while you’re at it? DS is one of my favorite fabrics, for slim pants with freedom of movement (like P10s) and for more obscure uses like weightlifting (durable, low friction, stretchy). But I just don’t see it in a tee. Hard to imagine anything supplanting merino, as far as function goes. YMMV I guess. More for you
  13. eidolarr

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    I get that it stretches, but who cares about that on a loose fitting tshirt? I'm tryna understand why you would do up a tee in dryskin at all, except to flex a tech fabric. (which is fine!)
  14. eidolarr

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    What's the appeal of the DS tees or tank? Not particularly breathable, drape is whatever, stretch is moot, presumably smells bad when you sweat? Pants shorts and bomber looking dope, not sure about the hoodless j1a tho, carrying a hat around clipped like that seems like a pita
  15. eidolarr

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    I see what you mean. I can definitely imagine the glossy xpac delaminating in the sense that the entire laminated face may separate from the inner material, as one piece, starting around the edges. However, the old foil lacks that lamination layer completely; individual shreds of the foil will tear off inevitably, even with light wear. I guess time will tell, but it's hard to imagine anything less robust than the old silver foil. EDIT I took a picture: That's not "delamination" in the gtx pro sense where the layers separate, it's just the outer layer being incredibly fragile. The current foil lineup seems like it would fail more like gtx pro
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