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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2015, 06:31 AM Thread Starter
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Just can't seem to find that perfect glove. Looking for waterproof, insulated (but not thick or bulky) with the index finger more sensitive for shooting. Camo would be a plus. Everything I see is either too bulky for good rifle shooting, not waterproof, or un-insulated. Not a fan of mittens or glomits. Looking for something versatile enough to wear duck hunting and also deer hunting, if it exists.

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2015, 01:45 PM
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Re: gloves?

The last pair I had that fit your description were Cabelas. Goretex insulated thin shooting finger and camo. They're no longer waterproof but they were good gloves while they lasted. Worked great duck hunting.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2015, 09:05 PM
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Re: gloves?

In cold weather I use mittens. It's not how you look. It comes down to how you feel.
Just got some army mittens and wool gaiters for the winter.
I waterproof items myself with the use of heavy duty silicone spray from the auto parts store or department. A number of times stayed dried in a tent in a 2 or 3 A.M. downpour.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-01-2015, 03:31 PM
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Re: gloves?

There is nothing out there that fits the bill for me. I usually end up wearing a pair of fingerless wool gloves and a "muff", like the QB's use. I've given up on synthetic fibers, give me good old wool any day of the week and twice on Sunday.

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-03-2015, 09:28 PM
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Re: gloves?

I have a pair of Woolrich gloves, the best I ever had, starting to get a little threadbare , need to find another pair like them,,
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-04-2015, 12:46 AM
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Re: gloves?

<span style="font-weight: bold"> Try a pair of these.....

I have a pair that is two years old....Hands are warm & dry...

Expensive, yes, but they work !!!</span>
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