Help with sizing my steep tech

5:54 p.m. on December 22, 2011 (EST)
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Hello world:

I recently acquired an access steep tech with no size tags on it. I suspect it is a size large but I'm not too sure. Would anyone kindly compare measurements with me if they have a similar jacket?

Shoulder to bottom (front) - 29"

Armpit to armpit - 25"

Shoulder to cuffs - 24.5"

Shoulder to shoulder - 21.5"

Thanks so much everyone.

6:56 p.m. on December 22, 2011 (EST)
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Size is really relative in your instance. Too big is too big, too small is too small, and just right is just right. (Got that from a blond haired child I know) If you know your regular size, try it on and compare it to how your other jackets fit. If it's way too small, have a smaller friend gauge the size. If you're in need of the size in order to sell it, you're not going to get top dollar (or even close) without tags.

10:56 p.m. on December 22, 2011 (EST)
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Thanks klock! 

It's enormous on me. It feels two sizes bigger than what I normally wear (small/medium). I was hoping to put it up for a size-down trade in the Spring because it really is a lovely jacket. I just want to be able to be honest with anyone who is interested. 

It'll sit comfortably in my closet until then. I'm new to technical wear and appreciate the advice.

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