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Old 04-05-2014, 05:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Gloves that stay DRY!

Why can I buy that actually keeps moisture OUT?
I always spray all my wear, boots and gloves with waterproof spray.
It seems to work on everything but the gloves because they have so many seams. No matter how much I use, they are always half soaked at the end of the day.

Does anything actually work?
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Old 04-05-2014, 05:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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having more than one pair of gloves?
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Old 04-05-2014, 05:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I use my hestra with the protection juice they give you. They have wool liners which help too.
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POW works for me even in the rain,,,,
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My Dakine mitts keep me dry from open to close.
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Old 04-05-2014, 06:07 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Could your gloves be wetting from inside out?

I have a couple pairs that are too warm and my hands sweat soaking the inside.
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Originally Posted by andrewdod View Post
having more than one pair of gloves?
I've always a second pair with me. My gloves are usually wet cos of sweating (gore tex).
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No such thing
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I was almost gonna buy a can of spray shit for $15 bucks, I googled the product while I was in the store to see if it was any good?

Turns out they're pretty much all shit.

But I stumbled upon a write up of some dude who mixed clear 100% outdoor silicon caulk, with mineral spirits.

Then painted on the mixture & let it dry.

It works. 100% waterproof.
0% Breathable, can't have em both.

I've only done 1 pair of shitty old gloves, but I've got shitty old jackets to try it out on too.

For the price, ya can't beat it.

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Old 04-06-2014, 02:21 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Been using candygrind gloves and mitts for a few years now, hands stay warm and dry even in the rain and spring slush. Both are leather I just tend to stick some leather balm on them once in a while.
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