Black Diamond Equipment Legend Gore-Tex® XCR® Gloves - Waterproof, Insulated (For Men)
About Black Diamond Equipment Legend Gore-Tex® XCR® Gloves - Waterproof, Insulated (For Men)
Closeouts. Hard-carving freeriders will appreciate the burly design of Black Diamond Equipment's Legend gloves, featuring time-tested Gore-Tex® XCR® weather protection, non-bulky PrimaLoft® insulation and multiple padded impact guards.
Specs about Black Diamond Equipment Legend Gore-Tex® XCR® Gloves - Waterproof, Insulated (For Men)
- Waterproof materials: Gore-Tex® XCR® waterproof breathable membrane
- Seam sealed: Full
- Palm: 100% goatskin
- Fabric: 90% nylon, 10% polyurethane
- Weight: 9.5 oz.
- Lining: 100% polyester
- Insulation: 100% polyester
- Care: Spot clean
- Made in Viet Nam
- Visit our Waterproof Guide
- US shipments only
|Men||7.5 - 8||8.5 - 9||9.5 - 10||10.5 - 11|
|Women||5.5 - 6||6.5 - 7||7.5 - 8|
Note: To measure your hand size correctly, measure around the widest part of your hand (excluding your thumb), generally around the knuckles. The adult hand sizes above (in approximate inches) should put you in the general size range.
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Most Helpful 5-Star Review
Reviewed by Blueeyeddevil from Northern Virginia on Thursday, January 2, 2014Ok, first the pros:
Nice-looking (I got the lime green); durable; protective; waterproof (Gore-Tex XCR); decently dexterous; good fit (for my hand, anyway); quick break-in period; plenty of backhand padding for the occasional and largely unplanned outside-the-bar-room brawl.
Now, the cons: Surprisingly, not so warm (I cycle to/from work in these in the DC area, and my fingers feel the cold whenever temps are in the low 30s); under-the-cuff opening can be problematic/awkward with tight-sleeved jackets; no inner-wrist pull-tab.
These are okay gloves depending on the application. Cycling is a bit of a unique application, because the hands don't move much relative to, say, hiking and skiing, so blood tends to collect in the fingertips. And with cycling, an inner-wrist pull-tab would be apprectiated, since often times you need to use your teeth to tug on a glove. These gloves have an outside-wrist pull-tab, but it's largely inaccessible to your teeth. These are better suited for mountain biking than road riding, simply because one doesn't move as quickly (less wind-chill) and uses the upper body and arms more while mountain biking.
Bottom line: If you hike/ski/mountain bike, these will probably serve you quite well. If you road-bike in freezing or sub-freezing temps with wind, look elsewhere.
Reviewed by fableru from New York on Wednesday, December 25, 2013Can't say nothing but good words about those gloves, I got them for my husband and they just were too large , much longer in fingers then it should be I guess for my husband's palm. I sent them back sadly.
Reviewed by crtroutschool from Golden Colorado on Wednesday, December 11, 2013Great fit and true to size. Light weight super breathable performance and warm. It was -20 F yesterday and I was still warm
Reviewed by justabob from Illinois on Tuesday, December 10, 2013While these may suit others, I found them too bulky. They also were not warm enough on my first cold weather walk. Leather is rather stiff.
Reviewed by Joe from Massachusetts on Sunday, November 24, 2013
I purchased the lime green/black version in XL. They fit perfectly and are the warmest gloves I own. Great for those extended days on the slopes. rugged
and well made.
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