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Old 04-19-2007, 08:15 AM
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Anyone still use the traditional wool suits? Im thinking about getting a suit, but Im not sure what the drawbacks are.
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Old 04-19-2007, 09:57 AM
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I use one if the weather's real cold.The only drawback is that it get's really heavy when wet--but it'll still keep you warm
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Old 04-19-2007, 10:05 AM
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I have a nice Browning camo wool suit that I wear. I have it for extreme cold NE days. I have a nice pair of 6 pocket cargo pants w/ a matching jacket. I picked it up on ebay last year new. It has a very comfortable fleece lining in it too.
They do get heavy quick when wet.
I usually wear the pant most of gun season. The jacket only on cold sits.

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Old 04-19-2007, 10:07 AM
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I like a wool suit too. I prefer to wear with the vest. The vest keeps the tie in and keeps it from hanging out and catching on brush.
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Old 04-19-2007, 10:34 AM
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To heavy for me for my style of hunting.Hunters have been successful with it for generations though.
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Old 04-19-2007, 05:29 PM
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Take a look at Beaglewear.com Best there is in my opinion.
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Old 04-19-2007, 07:24 PM
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I have some Columbia wool overalls and a coat. I love them. The warmest clothes I've ever owned.
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Old 04-20-2007, 11:10 AM
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For bowhunting I wear Columbia wool. For Rifle season I wera the old red Plaid Woolrich. Can't beat it for warmth.
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Old 04-20-2007, 11:19 AM
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I have wool pants that I wear most of Gun Season. They're nice. Real Warm, comfortable, and you can get 'em cheap too at places like Sportsmans Guide and Cheaper than Dirt
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Old 04-20-2007, 01:46 PM
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I have two coats. One is a johnson and the other is a filson. I also have a pair of johnson wool pants. I would'nt trade them for anything.
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