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Old 05-24-2015, 02:25 PM   #1
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Underwear (oh, It's Gonna Get Personal).


Temperatures are climbing.

I've always been able to throw on shorts, or pants made with a lighter fabric, but I've recently taken a job as an employee and the boss has a dress code. Blue jeans. It seems like a decent amount of the work is going to be doing quick kitchen and bath remodels and re-trimming in apartments to give them a bit of a face lift and make sure all the electric and plumbing is safe, and a lot of these apartments are stuffy and a good 10-15 degrees warmer than it is outside. Up until this summer I've never had much problem with sweat rash/chafing/general discomfort, but until I can convince the boss to let me wear something with a more wicking fabric, and/or lose this winter's flab sweater I put on, I figured I may as well try something different underneath the jeans.

Have any of you purchased a more "athletic style" underwear? The regular Hanes boxer briefs are not cutting it under blue jeans, and before I go out and waste $20 on a pair of underwear that doesn't do what it claims to, I'd like some opinions.

I'm already pretty on top of taking care of things when I get home. Clean, dry, and ointment as soon as the boots come off and I down another glass of water, but how do you guys handle it? Normally happens once on the first really warm day and then golden until next spring, but the jeans are tearing me up it seems.
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Old 05-24-2015, 02:56 PM   #2
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Check out Duluth Trading Co. for underwear options as well a pants.

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I just dig through to find ones that still have a waist band!
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My kids think I'm a weirdo for ordering underwear in the mail. I've got to have the "Jockey no waistband" kind. I like just cotton waist. Feels much more comfortable when wearing bags.
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What's underwear?
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I had a pair that got so thin once at the and of the day I was basically wearing a miniskirt because the inner part was gone. I wondered why I was so comfortable.
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Man up. The calluses will form soon enough
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Spring for the pricier under armor boxer briefs. I only wear them in the summer time. Also, load up on gold bond powder after you shower and dry off every night. You'll be a new man. That's my cure for monkey butt.
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Under armour. Take your pick.
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That's the LAST place you want callous...
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Blue jeans are the uniform. Jesus. I'd talk your boss into some other type of pants that are similar in color.
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The Greece Ridge Dicks Sporting has Under Armor on sale I think. UA always has worked for me.
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I agree with Griz. Daluth Buck Naked Boxers are the best I've ever worn.
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I had a pair that got so thin once at the and of the day I was basically wearing a miniskirt because the inner part was gone. I wondered why I was so comfortable.

The issue with those is when your pants tear and there's no second line of defence.


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I have 2 pairs of Duluth armachillos that are ok. I don't think they are worth the $30 though. The thing that I found helps the most is a little powder down there. I just use the cheap medicated body powder. Works great. Don't mind the tingling though
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Mike thats not an approved safe use of your vise osha will be along shortly lol
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Blue jeans are the uniform. Jesus. I'd talk your boss into some other type of pants that are similar in color.
I'll chip away at him, soon enough. Until then I'm gonna snag a few pairs of the Under Armors and some gold bond and see how it goes.
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