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Nice lightweight jacket

This is a very nice jacket for basic wind-blocking on chilly morning rides, like those transition days when you start out in the 40s, but know it'll warm up into the 60s/70s by mid-day. It fills the gap where leg & arm warmers are over-kill, and you want a simple, minimalist, easy-to-stow solution to get you over the hump. Also good for warmer rides that wander into higher elevations with their 20º temp changes. What really shines about the jacket is the construction. Fit is slim & right-on as far as the size flapping around at speed. The sleeves are cut long for very comfortable positioning on the bike. White is translucent, so you can see your kit underneath. The zipper is at an angle which feels awkward at first, but then you realize you're not getting stabbed in the neck by the zipper when you have it all closed up. Good stuff