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Old 02-10-2014, 01:45 PM   #108
steelerider
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Talk to me about the Klim Overland...

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Originally Posted by rpet View Post
I disagree with the above. I would never ride offroad without dedicated knee pads.
98% of my riding is on the street. I do not wear additional knee pads under the armor on the pants. For my purposes, the overland fit was not good. YMMV. Kinda sux, because they are advertised as a more touring oriented pant. I've heard the same thing about the badlands. Jacket fits great, pants are goofy. This sux when you're spending over $1200 on a gore tex setup.
For me, Olympia gear works well. Priced right, tough gear.
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