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Terminals, Layers, Pants, Rod Lockers & More | Tackle & Toys by Capt. Mike Schoonveld

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Terminals, Layers, Pants, Rod Lockers & More | Tackle & Toys by Capt. Mike Schoonveld

TACKLE AND TOYS – February/March 2020 | By Capt. Mike Schoonveld   THE MIDDLE LAYER I still remember the white cotton, thermoknit long johns I had as a kid which were supposed to keep me warm on a cold day. “Supposed to,” they said because the waffle-like weave was supposed to trap dead air between the skin and the outer layer. What happened was the cotton absorbed any sweat or water vapors and I froze. Then the U.S. Army developed what was called E.C.W.C.S. (Extended Cold Weather Clothing System) which started with a long underwear base made of a polypropylene...

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