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Old 11-16-2012, 10:34 AM
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Thinking of going Hi Vis. These slider jackets are sold by Competition Accessories. They look good in Hi Vis and seem to have alot of good features for a reasonable price. Can anyone who bought one or tried one on, tell me how the sizing runs? I need to run a heated vest underneath. Also, how about the overall quality?
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Old 11-16-2012, 06:08 PM
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Have a Sliders mesh jacket-better quality than expected for the price.
Size (xl) was dead on-I would get one size up for the stuff you plan to wear under it.
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Thinking of going Hi Vis. These slider jackets are sold by Competition Accessories. They look good in Hi Vis and seem to have alot of good features for a reasonable price. Can anyone who bought one or tried one on, tell me how the sizing runs? I need to run a heated vest underneath. Also, how about the overall quality?
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Thanks, guys for the quick reply.
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Sliders seems to be a brand unique to Competition Accessories, but, hey, as the old saying goes, "dress for the slide, not for the ride." The Kevlar in the shoulders and elbows is a good idea. Consider upgrading to one of the slide-in back protector inserts that compacc or other vendors sell.
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