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Opinions on Giordana Silverline bibs...(4 posts)

Opinions on Giordana Silverline bibs...MVN
Apr 9, 2003 7:52 PM
from those who have them but haven't reviewed them? There were a few bad reviews on them but I've previously only heard good things about them. Just curious. I currently have 2 pair of Volers (one's too big now), one pair of Pace ITS-250, and 2 pair of Performance Elite, the older model. Voler's are my favorite, Pace a close second, Performance I use for the trainer. I wanted to try the Giordanas b/c of the good things I've heard. I'll take all the .02 cents you wanna throw at me. Thanks.
re: Opinions on Giordana Silverline bibs...dave woof
Apr 10, 2003 7:41 AM
I have a few pair of the Giordana silverline shorts, but here's what I think. Very good shorts. Thick material, good seams, good craftsmanship. The chamois is a little more anotomical than their next lower model, the RT800. I get em at S-go, sometimes they're on sale for 15% off the $60 price tag. Not a bad deal. I've never felt good about paying $100+ for shorts anyway.

re: Opinions on Giordana Silverline bibs...twobits
Apr 10, 2003 4:24 PM
love 'em. i pretty much only buy giordana the last three years or so. the rt800's are also great.
re: Opinions on Giordana Silverline bibs...serbski
Apr 10, 2003 5:03 PM
Coincidentally, I just wore my Silverlines for the first time in a few weeks today for 75mi. and was reminded just how nice they are! I think that the chamois is one of the best I've used (versus Castelli or Verge) as it's not super thick but it really does the job. Well made and not out-of-this-world expensive. The silver seams look good too. FWIW, I'm not long-torsoed but I find they do run a little short in the shoulder straps so maybe going up one size might not be a bad idea...