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13 hours ago, Albm said:

Speaking of custom stuff I dyed my Q jacket awhile back, sadly it destroyed some of the innards and structure of the jacket during the process, but I wasn't really rocking with the cream anyways lol. I tried to match the Australian Waratah plant colour but didn't quite get it right with about four rounds of the dye :wacko:

 

 

Props on not giving a fuck.  

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22 hours ago, BruceLeroy said:

Motherfucker. You pushed me over the edge. I needed a new camera/gear bag for dedicated shoot days and it sounds like I found it. What modifiers/attachments do you have?

I would definitely get these camera insert if I am going to use the Acr bag as camera bag. I have two of their camera bag and they are pretty nice. 
https://www.wotancraft.tw/en/product/waterproof-shock-resistant-insert-large

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Random thought: New pattern designs are made in Europe and subsequent releases are mass produced in China.

Example 1: 1st release of P30A-DS was made in Europe. 2nd release was made in China.

Example 2: 1st release J68-S was made in Europe. J68-PL was made in China (Can someone confirm this?).

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10 hours ago, CountZatara said:

Random thought: New pattern designs are made in Europe and subsequent releases are mass produced in China.

Example 1: 1st release of P30A-DS was made in Europe. 2nd release was made in China.

Example 2: 1st release J68-S was made in Europe. J68-PL was made in China (Can someone confirm this?).

P30-DS, P30-CH were made in Europe, but P30A-DS has always been made in China. 

J68-S, J68-WS were made in Europe while J68-PL was made in China. 

I think Xu said a while back Acronym has stopped working with Chinese factories so I'm expecting a full return to Europe starting next season(??).

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1 hour ago, iamundying said:

P30-DS, P30-CH were made in Europe, but P30A-DS has always been made in China. 

J68-S, J68-WS were made in Europe while J68-PL was made in China. 

I think Xu said a while back Acronym has stopped working with Chinese factories so I'm expecting a full return to Europe starting next season(??).

Was told so but I do think my prediction was not right nowadays.:D

 

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So a little bit data-hoarder question.

Anybody still have this old acronymjutsu advanced mock video from impulse? With dog and bag on the head?

The main youtube video is unavailable and i cant find it anywhere even with wayback machine.

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3 hours ago, mizzar said:

So a little bit data-hoarder question.

Anybody still have this old acronymjutsu advanced mock video from impulse? With dog and bag on the head?

The main youtube video is unavailable and i cant find it anywhere even with wayback machine.

heck yeah would love to see this again

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On 12/18/2020 at 12:15 AM, Albm said:

Speaking of custom stuff I dyed my Q jacket awhile back

Speaking of the Q jacket - what's with people trying to flip them for over 2k on grailed in the last few months? I bought the grey one off of yahoo.co.jp a year ago for ~300 USD in good condition, did anything happen in the meantime?

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41 minutes ago, blutspender said:

Speaking of the Q jacket - what's with people trying to flip them for over 2k on grailed in the last few months? I bought the grey one off of yahoo.co.jp a year ago for ~300 USD in good condition, did anything happen in the meantime?

Almost to the minute that you posted this. Ha... would love to know the Acronym-nomic impact of this forum...

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That was me - thanks @blutspender for the reminder. :D  Had a few things I hadn’t dropped in a while...

But outside of japan they’ve been going for around 1k for at least the past year because they’re a pain to get. The Q and those subware jackets are collector’s pieces.

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On 12/17/2020 at 9:08 AM, off-world said:

Shame how torturous the 5TS and even more so 6TS are to wear when loaded up though. - As someone said on here years back if you need to carry any significant weight get a decent backpack.

That might have been me:

On 6/2/2014 at 2:18 PM, phybron said:

What's the likelihood of a 3A-7TS reissue? The 3A-6TS is great, capacity-wise, but I miss the top handle and one-shouldering a full bag around airports isn't the most comfortable way to travel.

I still use the 8TS I bought in 2011 all the time, but that's the limit for one shoulder. A full 6TS was unbearable. In the absence of a new 7TS I just ended up getting a Bagjack Skidcat which has been ideal.

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32 minutes ago, thatslapz said:

What ended up being the solution/explanation?

acrnm replied to my email and told me it was most likely washed improperly but should still function as normal. also confirmed that it looked different from someone else who owns the j78. will need to discuss it with the other party.

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16 minutes ago, Kamikaze said:

acrnm replied to my email and told me it was most likely washed improperly but should still function as normal. also confirmed that it looked different from someone else who owns the j78. will need to discuss it with the other party.

Ah that’s kind of shady unless they really didn’t notice.  Hopefully it works out. 

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On 12/21/2020 at 6:50 AM, jeddyhsu said:

Bryan unlisted the video a year or two ago, sorry.

Is there any way to ask him for video? 

It's just so lighthearted and have great humor, which is rare in acronym related anything.

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Prediction: If Errolson really breaks ties with his Chinese factory, they will sell the designs, patterns, and production, as almost all Chinese factories do. Hopefully, J1E will be in production by then and J1A 2.2 will be at least somewhat considered outdated.

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9 hours ago, Orientalq said:

Prediction: If Errolson really breaks ties with his Chinese factory, they will sell the designs, patterns, and production, as almost all Chinese factories do. Hopefully, J1E will be in production by then and J1A 2.2 will be at least somewhat considered outdated.

I doubt he will though. It seems to kinda work for them to essentially have two lines - one with experimental designs produced in europe for a higher price, one with the more in-demand designs we all know and love (P10, P30/P31, J1A/B, J68, ..) made in china for a "lower" price and with higher stock. But as always with acrnm we don't know until we see it i guess.

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33 minutes ago, Orientalq said:

https://www.jawnflip.com/i/14303-acronym-j1a-gtkp 

there it is boys, the raffled off piece selling for 4k.... 

You have to move on at some point. This is out of your control and doesn’t specifically affect you. You’re becoming your own echo chamber centered around cost vs. value. 

Sometimes it’s best to just sit things out and do your best to not affect you. 

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1 hour ago, BruceLeroy said:

You have to move on at some point. This is out of your control and doesn’t specifically affect you. You’re becoming your own echo chamber centered around cost vs. value. 

Sometimes it’s best to just sit things out and do your best to not affect you. 

???? i didn't draw any conclusions here...

I did, however, criticize the HBX raffle because an auction would have been better for the cause as the 4-6k the jacket would fetch goes directly to the charity instead of some guy who pitched 20 bucks. 

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12 minutes ago, BruceLeroy said:

Those P24-S are tempting me 

if there was a M i would have ordered by now lol.

 

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1 minute ago, eddyraddish said:

if there was a M i would have ordered by now lol.

 

They’re available in my size in both colors but not sure how I’d wear them. Decisions. 

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1 minute ago, BruceLeroy said:

They’re available in my size in both colors but not sure how I’d wear them. Decisions. 

there a possibility that more discounts to come in your size bro.

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On 12/26/2020 at 11:57 AM, Orientalq said:

https://www.jawnflip.com/i/14303-acronym-j1a-gtkp 

there it is boys, the raffled off piece selling for 4k.... 

in before you assassinate errolson Mark David Chapman style

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