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Old 03-15-2010, 09:30 AM
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Default Re: Need your thoughts on Simms Waders

Originally Posted by smallieman View Post
G3 Guide waders or Simms G3 Guide Convertible

I have purchased the g3 Guide Waders but i think my heart is on the Convertibles I like how they are pants and waders? cost is not a problem and just really confused about which one to get.
From a post awhile back.....

Love 'em (so far)

Just bought a pair and really love the idea of "convertibility". I had the earlier version Simms made, the RiverTek convertible, and really liked the option of using them just as a pant wader...great for those hot summer days on small streams, particularly here in CA. They finally wore out so I bought these.

I've used them about a dozen times so far and found them to be very comfortable. Having said that, I've always found wader fit to be very go try 'em on. The suspenders are comfortable, I like the built in, yeah, a qualified thumbs up.

Now....a wee caveat. The suspenders attach via a hook and loop setup and I found that when donning the waders, these can become "unhooked". Not a big deal, a very minor annoyance and quite easy to re-attach.

Good product.
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