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What is everyone using for winter shooting coats.I would like have something water proof and wind proof. Just looking for options and reviews!
 

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Not sure about water proof... but myself and now several of the guys I shoot with have all purchased the Wild Hare winter coats.. absolutely awesome coats... and to be honest.. call me a pussy ... but we don't shoot in the rain..
 

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The warmest light coat , I ever outgrew was a polartec jacket.
If I was going to order a custom fit shooting coat, it would be Shoot The Moon
If you want really warm ,the Milwaukee battery heated coats are very nice.
 

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I have the Wild Hare Winter Coat but I can't remember the last time I wore it.

I prefer wearing a wool pullover, as they seem to be less bulky, and gun mounts easier for me.

As for the rain, that is not for me.
 

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I have a John Storm jacket and absolutely love it! It keeps me really warm, while being waterproof and serving as a pretty good windbreaker with the material it’s made of. I would definitely recommend trying one before you buy though, since they are rather expensive.
 

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Very popular once but I don't think they are still made; nor are the 10-X coat, nor the Browning fleece coat/jackets.

I lucked into a Cabelas "light hunting" jacket in their "Bargin Cave". Great price, great "hand-warmer pockets", sized a bit small. Pockets aren't great for holding shells but it's okay with a shell bag. Not great but I'm glad I have it for when my 10-X disintegrates completely.

Since it's my intention not to shoot in real cold weather I mostly wear a vest over a insulated "Coach's Baseball Jacket", with a soft knitted collar. Most mens jackets have huge collars that interfere with gun-mount.
 

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Any softshell jacket will keep wind and rain off you. They can be had for about $50. I would not suggest using in a downpour but they will keep you dry in a light rain. For even more warmth, add a thin fleece jacket under it.
 

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Wild Hare Coat is excellent!! Their zippers suck, but the coat is warm and wind proof. Plenty of pocket space and an inside pocket for glasses etc. Ron
 

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I've worn a storm jacket for years with a zip out liner. Still have a Bob Allen in the d u came that I wear occasionally. That ones getting pretty long in the tooth.
 

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I've worn a storm jacket for years with a zip out liner. Still have a Bob Allen in the d u came that I wear occasionally. That ones getting pretty long in the tooth.
What is everyone using for winter shooting coats. I would like have something water proof and wind proof. Just looking for options and reviews!
NICA 5 with a fleece vest under or an orero electric heated vest under for extreme cold or extended outdoors moderate cold. Thay's only for Sporting or Skeet as I don't attempt Trap in extreme conditions. I've had my full helping of cold fingers!
 

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The Wild Hare Hydro Elite jacket with a wool shirt under it, or the NICA Design 7 shooting jacket, on the two days per year it is actually cold enough to need such a thing around here.
 

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I wear a Catalina short jacket. Nylon outer shell with insulated lining. Light weight, wind proof, rain resistant (i coat it every year with Scotch Guard water repellent) water/rain/snow rolls right off. Comes down to a little below my waist. I use a belt with a shell pouch and empty bag. Works great and is warm.
 

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Down jacket with a down vest. The down crushes down to nothing when the gun is mounted so it doesn't change the LOP as much.
 
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