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Old 11-18-2010, 01:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I was looking at buying the 686 plexus grant softshell, and was wondering if anyone has ever tried this? The thing is, I've never worn a softshell before to board, and was a little worried about the warmth and water-proof capabilities of them.
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Old 11-19-2010, 03:49 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I have a 686 softshell, not sure which model, and it is plenty warm and dry. I mainly ride Northern California.
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Old 11-28-2010, 09:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I have tried on the 686 softshells, very nice. I have a sessions softshell and it is quite toasty. I only ride mine on the mountain closer to spring. While it might be warm in the winter if you have layering under it, a snow skirt that your normal jacket shell has does wonders for keeping the powder or snow out.
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