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Old 02-13-2018, 12:24 PM
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Feel free to Google it: Cotton Kills
I wonder how did my dad know about this back in the 80's when there was no internet?
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Old 02-13-2018, 01:32 PM
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Old 02-13-2018, 07:38 PM
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I agree with keeping your hands in a muff. Also agree with proper layering.
Wool or synthetics are our friends and DEFINITELY stay away from anything cotton.
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Old 02-13-2018, 07:47 PM
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I do not wear gloves but quarterback hand warmers work great. Keep your throwing hand warm and pick up the disc with your off hand.

This is the kind of hand warmers I am talking about:
https://www.underarmour.com/en-us/ua...E&gclsrc=aw.ds
Why did I not think of this? Would be a nice place to put my hothands.
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Old 02-13-2018, 11:41 PM
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Cotton: the fabric of our lives my ass!
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Old 02-14-2018, 10:32 AM
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I agree with keeping your hands in a muff. Also agree with proper layering.
Wool or synthetics are our friends and DEFINITELY stay away from anything cotton.
Hands in a muff?

Very tempting but I'll leave it alone.
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Old 02-14-2018, 10:38 AM
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I wonder how did my dad know about this back in the 80's when there was no internet?
Outdoor magazines.

Was the only way back in the post stone-age to get any new info

Since the internet came to some semblance of maturity, I haven't had any mag subscriptions.
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Old 02-14-2018, 10:55 AM
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Outdoor magazines.

Was the only way back in the post stone-age to get any new info

Since the internet came to some semblance of maturity, I haven't had any mag subscriptions.
I was trying (badly apparently) to be funny. I remember getting Backpacker, Outside, and a couple others.
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Old 02-14-2018, 11:07 AM
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Outdoor magazines.

Was the only way back in the post stone-age to get any new info

Since the internet came to some semblance of maturity, I haven't had any mag subscriptions.
Yeah, this is true. My grandfather was an avid outdoors man and always had Field and Stream next to his chair.

No mag subscriptions?? What do you read in the bathroom?
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Old 02-14-2018, 12:19 PM
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no kidding. Thats outdoor survival 101. Never do cotton. Wool helps retain body heat when wet. Cotton does the exact opposite. Especially this day and age with all kinds of crazy textiles we have now, I'm not even sure if anything is 100% cotton anymore?? But yeah, cotton is your enemy if you want to live when its cold outside
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