REVIEW: A SYNTHETIC BASE-LAYER THAT WORKS!
At the outset, I should make it perfectly clear that I’m a “wool” man, and it would take an act of congress or a seriously enlightening experience to get me to swap my beloved merino wool base layers for synthetics. This said, there are synthetics that work well. One, that has been around for years, is Thermax® which is made from polyester fibers. Thermax® has a decent temperature comfort range, it insulates when wet, it’s soft against the skin, non-allergenic and it doesn’