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Pros Doesn't bunch on the legs, durable seams, low profile waistbandDurable, soft, good odor controlLoose comfort, durable, soft fabric, respectable odor controlInexpensive, breathable, layers wellInexpensive, supportive, breathable
Cons "Jewel Harness" lacks comfort and is ineffective, poor odor controlHeavy, extra thick waistbandLoose fit not for active use, bunches up under tight-fitting clothingthin waisband, legs roll upDoesn't block odor well, less refined fit
Bottom Line This pair has solid construction, but an uninspiring designIt works and stands the test of time, whether on a plane or in the backcountryThe Vapor is comfy and durable for casual use and travelAn inexpensive but high quality pair of boxer briefsIf the price of most travel skivvies is a bridge too far, this pair is worth a hard look
Rating Categories Performance Boxer Brief Merino 150 Boxer Brief Duckworth Vapor Brief Echo Boxer Brief Give-N-Go Boxer Brief
Comfort (35%)
5
7
8
7
7
Breathability (20%)
6
7
6
8
5
Odor Control (20%)
5
8
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4
Durability (15%)
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8
Drying Time (10%)
9
6
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9
Specs Performance Boxer... Merino 150 Boxer... Duckworth Vapor... Echo Boxer Brief Give-N-Go Boxer...
Material 100% Polyester (70% recycled) 87% Merino wool, 13% nylon core 50% Recycled polyester, 38% merino wool, 12% modal 100% Polyester 94% Nylon, 6% Lycra spandex
Inseam (inches) 6 in 6 in 6 in 6.4 in 5.5 in
Measured weight (ounces) 3 oz 3.2 oz 3.1 oz 2.2 oz 3.2 oz
Fly? Yes, horizontal Yes Yes Yes Yes
Flat-lock seams Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Air Dry Test 1 hrs 2 hrs 2 hrs 45 min 1 hrs
Dryer safe? Yes Yes, tumble dry low No Yes Yes, tumble dry low
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