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PostPosted: Fri Jun 16, 2017 10:41 pm 
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So I realized that I keep riding more and more in my gabba / perfetto light jerseys even on dry days. They are perfect in the early morning chill and I do not overheat in them during the day in the high 60s F (< 20 C). They are the perfect middle ground between a jacket and a jersey.

Are there any other jersey out there with wind blocker material? I don't care about the waterproof properties, just the wind. I considered the rapha shadow jersey, but it's stupidly overpriced. Thanks.


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:12 pm 
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Gore do a windstopper version of the Oxygen jersey which is nice. There is also the craft shield but not sure how thick it is.

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:15 pm 
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Capo Lombardia. I've sorta soured on Capo, but still really like the lombardia. Buy it on sale if you can, its often heavily discounted.

The Castelli trasparante is also nice, windblock but breathable back.


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:41 am 
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I have a Transparente Due and it is a great jacket. There are only about a million other choices in the windblocker segment.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:10 pm 
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Check out the Gore Bike Wear Power windstopper jersey. Available both with short and long sleeves.


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:32 pm 
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Maybe you should get a Gabba. And a Perfetto. Why settle for anything less (like Gore, etc)?


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:06 pm 
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JKolmo wrote:
Maybe you should get a Gabba. And a Perfetto. Why settle for anything less (like Gore, etc)?


Haha. Yeah, you are right, but I was hoping for something with a bit better design. While the perfetto / gabba perform amazingly, I'm not a huge fan of castelli's design.


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:58 pm 
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You said you didn't need water resistance. Every clothing maker makes windstopper jackets in every weight imaginable. Just find something where you like the design better. You can also make any jersey into "windstopper" by wearing a wind vest over it.

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:43 am 
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nemeseri wrote:
JKolmo wrote:
Maybe you should get a Gabba. And a Perfetto. Why settle for anything less (like Gore, etc)?


Haha. Yeah, you are right, but I was hoping for something with a bit better design. While the perfetto / gabba perform amazingly, I'm not a huge fan of castelli's design.


The reviewers that have ranked the GBW Power better than the Gabba have mentioned the cut and performance as the reasons.


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Q36.5 Hybrid Que Long Sleeve-superb


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:37 pm 
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Parentini Arrowind or Mossa, but depending on the country you live in you may have a hard time getting these (Parentini don't seem to care about selling their products outside the Italy much).


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 6:59 am 
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Perfetto & winter jersey is good for -10C. -5C~5C for Perfetto only.


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