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Old 12-05-2012, 10:38 AM   #26
Dan Alexander
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Originally Posted by levain View Post
Why the waterproof pockets esp. the one in the back? Considering your stance on waterproofing, it seems odd to purposely block air. They'd only be useful when using an inner liner. Seems the back one is only going to create a sweaty back

Just curious. Looks like a nice jacket
Just what I was thinking as I saw the pic of the back protector, in my experience only the Rukka Air back protector has good air flow IMHO.

I've even taken a 1" hole saw to a few of them to increase flow
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