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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2019, 11:44:54 AM »
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2019, 11:52:37 AM »
Life is good for Steve!

No kidding! He has been a First Lite guy for as long as I can remember
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2019, 11:52:56 AM »
I hope he improves the durability, some of my guides were using it but they are tired of sending stuff back on warranty. It's good stuff if it was just a little more durable it would be better.
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2019, 12:17:38 PM »
I hope he improves the durability, some of my guides were using it but they are tired of sending stuff back on warranty. It's good stuff if it was just a little more durable it would be better.

Exactly my gripe with FL. Doesn’t hold up at all. Hopefully he can improve it and I’d try it again!

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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2019, 12:46:44 PM »
What isn’t holding up for you guys, only durability issue I had was with their pants...

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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2019, 12:48:40 PM »
Interesting
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2019, 12:49:35 PM »
What isn’t holding up for you guys, only durability issue I had was with their pants...

i put holes in theirshirts after a few hunts and wore holds in their boxers in maybe two weeks of hiking
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #8 on: June 18, 2019, 01:00:37 PM »
What isn’t holding up for you guys, only durability issue I had was with their pants...

i put holes in theirshirts after a few hunts and wore holds in their boxers in maybe two weeks of hiking
:yeah: and stitching coming undone.
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #9 on: June 18, 2019, 01:13:42 PM »
Anyone expecting light weight merino wool to hold up like a synthetic is living in fantasy land. Of course high friction areas are gonna wear out lightning fast and exterior garments are gonna get chewed up by brush and rock. That's not FL's fault. Now the stitching issue is a real thing. Hopefully Meateater can find some better Asian children who can sew better :'(
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #10 on: June 18, 2019, 01:34:24 PM »
Anyone expecting light weight merino wool to hold up like a synthetic is living in fantasy land. Of course high friction areas are gonna wear out lightning fast and exterior garments are gonna get chewed up by brush and rock. That's not FL's fault. Now the stitching issue is a real thing. Hopefully Meateater can find some better Asian children who can sew better :'(
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #11 on: June 18, 2019, 02:45:02 PM »
Anyone expecting light weight merino wool to hold up like a synthetic is living in fantasy land. Of course high friction areas are gonna wear out lightning fast and exterior garments are gonna get chewed up by brush and rock. That's not FL's fault. Now the stitching issue is a real thing. Hopefully Meateater can find some better Asian children who can sew better :'(
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #12 on: June 18, 2019, 02:52:44 PM »
Anyone expecting light weight merino wool to hold up like a synthetic is living in fantasy land. Of course high friction areas are gonna wear out lightning fast and exterior garments are gonna get chewed up by brush and rock. That's not FL's fault. Now the stitching issue is a real thing. Hopefully Meateater can find some better Asian children who can sew better :'(

I get that, but i would expect a 45$ pair of boxers to hold up to more than two elk hunts.
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #13 on: June 18, 2019, 03:02:33 PM »
Anyone expecting light weight merino wool to hold up like a synthetic is living in fantasy land. Of course high friction areas are gonna wear out lightning fast and exterior garments are gonna get chewed up by brush and rock. That's not FL's fault. Now the stitching issue is a real thing. Hopefully Meateater can find some better Asian children who can sew better :'(
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Yeah, how dare you have a non PC opinion. The internet makes me sick. Did everyone get neutered or something?

They don't have to be Asian.  Any 3rd world country sweat shop will do.... :rolleyes:
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Re: meateater buying first lite
« Reply #14 on: June 18, 2019, 03:06:51 PM »
Anyone expecting light weight merino wool to hold up like a synthetic is living in fantasy land. Of course high friction areas are gonna wear out lightning fast and exterior garments are gonna get chewed up by brush and rock. That's not FL's fault. Now the stitching issue is a real thing. Hopefully Meateater can find some better Asian children who can sew better :'(

I get that, but i would expect a 45$ pair of boxers to hold up to more than two elk hunts.
  have you tried woolly clothing company? Way better boxers.

 


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