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On 8/29/2018 at 5:59 AM, MJF9 said:

So... I went with the 1951 model in the end and they arrived today... an efficient service from Mirror Ball and thanks to @Iron Horse @Flash for their above help...

Initially pleased with them - lovely denim, weight, colour and dimensions are as expected.

However the rear (ass) seems to have surplus denim causing puckering... I suspect this would be an ongoing feature and would annoy me.

I'd be interested to hear if anyone has had this with the 51? Did it go away with wear?

Also is this rear puckering a feature of the 43 model? 

Need to decide whether to keep / return / swap (I'm presuming Mirror Ball allow returns).

Thanks in advance!!

Thats just the freewheeler's silhouette

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Most repro cuts are going to have some form of diaper butt. 

Some give diapers butt

some give wedgie butt

lee jeans have the pockets so far off to the side since they’re made for those who ride horse back and don’t want to sit on their wallet. 

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Hi Guys, i want to buy a pair of 601XX jeans but there are couple types of their jeans on the internet with little info and details... 

Can anyone help giving me more details with of all 601XX series, their cut and fabric? Any help will be appreciated.. Thanks a lot in advance :D

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On 10/31/2018 at 1:23 AM, superheavent said:

Hi Guys, i want to buy a pair of 601XX jeans but there are couple types of their jeans on the internet with little info and details... 

Can anyone help giving me more details with of all 601XX series, their cut and fabric? Any help will be appreciated.. Thanks a lot in advance :D

The ‘47 is the widest and has the darkest denim, the 43 is a touch slimmer and lighter-colored, the 51 is the slimmest with the lightest denim. 

The 43 is the WW2 model and doesn’t have the yellow enamel-coated buttons and has green HBT pocket bags.

Of the three, the 43 cut is my favorite. :)

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15 minutes ago, Iron Horse said:

The ‘47 is the widest and has the darkest denim, the 43 is a touch slimmer and lighter-colored, the 51 is the slimmest with the lightest denim. 

The 43 is the WW2 model and doesn’t have the yellow enamel-coated buttons and has green HBT pocket bags.

Of the three, the 43 cut is my favorite. :)

Thanks a lot Iron horse! :D

Well, i guess i’ll go for either 43 or 51 , i’ll need to check their size chart first.

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I’ve been thinking about the ‘43s for some time now, might grab a pair sometime in the future. 

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10 hours ago, Iron Horse said:

The ‘47 is the widest and has the darkest denim, the 43 is a touch slimmer and lighter-colored, the 51 is the slimmest with the lightest denim. 

The 43 is the WW2 model and doesn’t have the yellow enamel-coated buttons and has green HBT pocket bags.

Of the three, the 43 cut is my favorite. :)

Really?  I mean the color all looks. The same

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Oh shit i thought your talking abt warehouse .. my bad carry on

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13 hours ago, Iron Horse said:

The ‘47 is the widest and has the darkest denim, the 43 is a touch slimmer and lighter-colored, the 51 is the slimmest with the lightest denim. 

The 43 is the WW2 model and doesn’t have the yellow enamel-coated buttons and has green HBT pocket bags.

Of the three, the 43 cut is my favorite. :)

Very useful. Do they tapper the same?

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On 11/2/2018 at 12:45 AM, JDelage said:

Very useful. Do they tapper the same?

The 51 is more tapered than the 47 and 43.

Speedway has measurements:

https://global.rakuten.com/en/store/speedway-shop/item/1412002/?l-id=rgm_item_en_recommend_widget

https://global.rakuten.com/en/store/speedway-shop/item/1412003-s/

https://global.rakuten.com/en/store/speedway-shop/item/1412003-s/

The 43 is listed as having the same thigh and knee width, but FW blog claims it’s slimmer. My w33 43 definitely feels a bit slimmer than the w32 47s I had.

Edited by Iron Horse

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which jeans are the one with lightning bolt arcs? 1939?

Always wanted a pair. 

 

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Yep, the 1939! Not in production anymore AFAIK but I think you could ask FW if they might have any left.

Speaking of FW, looking at maybe the camel Golden Spike trousers. :)

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I was searching for a pair of the 1939 a couple years ago. I still would love a pair. I contacted a few shops, I think hoosier had one pair left not in my size. FW said they don't have any left and don't plan to make any more.

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Emailed nearly ten different stores trying to find this in my size.
My persistence paid off.
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Can anyone with the 601XX 1951 comment on the size of the pocket openings?  How big are they/ease of use?

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