Yeah, Filson is still quality. I never had any problems with briars or stickers. My first pair is just starting to look a bit worn out after 6 years of heavy use. I would look elsewhere for a pair of bibs and jacket. Most aspects of the Oil Finish Shelter Cloth is similar to the Oil Finish Tin Cloth, aspects of cleaning, care, re-waxing, waterproof, and breathability, see above for info.
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Line it with a heavy wool shirt or shirt-jac, and it's an awesome winter jacket. There is plenty of room for the thickest cotton underwear. These rugged, highly durable oil cloth pants are made for life in the bush. No experience with the Filson. I much prefer the un-oiled these days and that is all I wear.
At some point in the late 1970s, I got tired of briars and brambles. Special offers and product promotions Find your favourite brands for less in the Fashion Outlet Store. Not sure if I go for the pants or bibs, though... Your Customer Service Agent was patient and kind to me. Due to manufacturer restrictions, the sale of this product is final. Tom L on February 26, 2013, 04:
The only "multi-tasking" I expect from tin cloth garments is to protect my delicate hide while I perform a variety of outdoor chores, which they do well. The are windproof and relatively thornproof. I now wear Carhartt uninsulated bibs. I have a Filson tin coat. Discover top brands and fashionable styles in our Men's Clothing Store.
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Email required Address never made public. Tough thorns like rose, locust whitethorn or himalaya blackberry will pierce them. Specifically, I was tired of thorny plants poking through my pants while I was hunting pheasants and quail on the Kansas plains.
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If I were independently wealthy they are the only thing I would wear in the woods while working in the summer. Where I am sawing and splitting is loaded with brier's. But made in the USA. Hewlett from Joliet, Illinois. Currently Viewing Filson Pants: If you look at other reviews on the web, you will see that nearly everyone gives Filson gear that is made in the USA 4 or 5 stars.
- Bomber water resistant pants. Anyway I'll gladly sacrifice a little water resistance for a coat that doesn't look like it spent a week on the bottom of a fry trap. Try the original mountain pant and i think you will love them!
You can edit your question or post anyway. There was a problem completing your request. Chaps are cooler and cheaper in the long run Logged terrifictimbersllc Senior Member x2 Posts: Since 1897 Filson has been the "gold standard" for tough, comfortable outdoor clothing prized by hunters, fishermen, engineers, explorers, miners and anyone who has a passion for the outdoors. Wipe or brush clean.
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Please make sure that you've entered a valid question. But, I'd the waist shrinks, I better go up two sizes. If it is, I could care less about getting wet from the rain, as long as I got a change of clothes. Sep 25, 2010 12.