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Old 01-16-2015, 07:32 PM   #41
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for pants im slowly switching to blak lader, i find carhartt pants dont fit me properly anymore. im a big gym rat and i cant find carhartt pants that fit correctly so their always bunching up on me making hard to move around when climbing. i do however prefer their denim overalls compared to their duck ones. for shorts i wear blaklader or Lee
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Old 01-16-2015, 07:42 PM   #42
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Duluth firehose pants for me. When it's shorts it's whatever cargo shorts were on sale at target.
Firehose flex pants tailored to be firehose flex shorts.
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Guys what are your go to work pants/shirts. Looking for some options.

I've kind of moved to all office work now so I'm looking for something that looks nice but I can work in if I have to also.

Any suggestions?


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I wear Blaklader bantam. You must order them 2" shorter in the legs for the knee pads to work and order next size up in waist. If Im indoors doing finish work , the pants hold all my hand tools and I wear no nail bag setup.
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Anyone recommend the pants with the built in knee pads? The arthritis in my knees is starting to get worse.
A bit a pair on the way. I'll let you know how they when out.
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I have the 5 pairs of Riggs and one Dickies. Just ordered my first pair of Duluths.
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polo shirt and costco jeans usually.
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Swim trunks, t - shirt and basketball shoes.
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Swim trunks, t - shirt and basketball shoes.

Sounds like you're headed off to summer camp.
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He lives at summer camp.
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What a jerk.

I'm wearing three layers of pants today.
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I had a pair of duluth fire hose work pants. They were ok. Nothing great. They wore out pretty quick once they started going through the wash. For the price I would have liked to get something American made.

Found a local shop near me that still sells American made Carrhart pants, so ive been going there. I'll wear Levi's 511 too. Usually my after work pants for a while,
Then I'll move them over to workwear once they start getting a bit roughed up.
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I had a pair of duluth fire hose work pants. They were ok. Nothing great. They wore out pretty quick once they started going through the wash. For the price I would have liked to get something American made.

Found a local shop near me that still sells American made Carrhart pants, so ive been going there. I'll wear Levi's 511 too. Usually my after work pants for a while,
Then I'll move them over to workwear once they start getting a bit roughed up.
Is there a part number or model number on the carhartt pants that are still "american made"?
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Is there a part number or model number on the carhartt pants that are still "american made"?
Here's a link to their Made in USA collection

http://www.carhartt.com/webapp/wcs/s...&prevPagename=
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Faded Glory carpenter jeans from walmart. $15/pair. They work for me now but back when I did more roofing and whatnot they wouldn't have lasted a season.
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Faded Glory carpenter jeans from walmart. $15/pair. They work for me now but back when I did more roofing and whatnot they wouldn't have lasted a season.
I used to wear Rustlers when i was framing, forming or doing boat docks full time. 10 bucks. Faded Glory never fit me right. Must not be for biguns.
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I used to wear Rustlers when i was framing, forming or doing boat docks full time. 10 bucks. Faded Glory never fit me right. Must not be for biguns.
I'm 5'10 160 lbs. Definitely not a bigun.

I am a picky sucker when it comes to pants. When I find something comfortable I stick with it and thats all I wear. They are the most comfortable to me, they look decent with either tennis shoes or boots and they are roomy enough that I can still wear long underwear underneath them in the winter without feeling cramped.
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The carpenter pants from Walmart for $15 can't remember what brand they are, rustler maybe. Any sweaters and shirts that my wife says are to ragged to wear become work clothes, which is what I am wearing about 90% of the time lol
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I buy a couple pairs of 15$ Costco jeans and a couple packs of their black t shirts does it for me.
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I stick to workwear for its durability, but always look for the best deal and not loyal to any brand. usually get all my pants carhartt at thriftstores. got a pair for $6 yesterday barely worn.
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Swim trunks, t - shirt and basketball shoes.
i hate you. these days I'm wear full underarmor and the heaviest wool socks money can buy. Fancy (white wedge) red wings you the classic carpenter's look. Levi I think 516 the only ones hat fit beastly fiquere, a city deck t-shirt over under armor city deck heavy hoody under armor beannie hat. I'm good till about 30degrees all day no problems. If get colder then 25 I call out. 25 - 30 I'll loose the heavy hoody add micro heavy fleece and heavy columbia omniheat gortex shell. No wind aluminum lines really gets toasty any stay light so you move freely. No carharts in closets. All tech gear light and tight for me. I have 4-columbia heavy shells with liners for the guys.

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