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I have two RXL 360s and two 180s and I like them. Your back will get damp in a heavy rain but not cold. Front and shoulders don't seem to get soaked. The 180 is the same jacket but without an insulating layer. The 180 is a little warmer than a Castelli Gaba. I generally wear and XXL in Castelli, with Bontranger it is Large.
 

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I was just gifted a Gabba so it sounds like the 360 would be a good option. For that price I can't think of any cold weather jacket offering the same spec. Mind me asking why you chose Bontrager's offerings?
 

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Bought first 180 last year at local LBS sale with an additional discount coupon; deal too good to pass up. After wearing it several times I liked the fit and found the quality at the sale price was hard to beat. As time went on I picked up another 180 and the two 360s jackets via sales with additional discount coupons. I really like Castelli stuff but for the discounted price its hard to beat these Bontrager jackets. I try and have 2-2+ of everything I like so I don't have to wash bike gear as often. If it looks like I will hit some rain I will wear a Gabba or 180 based upon the expect ride temp. You can always add a base layer to the Gabba and be fine also. The 360s work well on colder days, only thing missing compared to some of my Castelli jackets is zippered chest vents which are nice to have sometimes.

I was just gifted a Gabba so it sounds like the 360 would be a good option. For that price I can't think of any cold weather jacket offering the same spec. Mind me asking why you chose Bontrager's offerings?
 

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Sizes and colors limited.
Thanks for the heads up on this. Unfortunately, I'm an XL, and there is nothing there larger than a Medium. I was just in the local Trek Store and they had very few left on the rack, and nothing in any color/size I wanted.
 
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