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Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-18-2018, 02:11 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Now that looks very, very nice indeed..... I...

Now that looks very, very nice indeed.....

I have already emailed Wested regarding the sizing on their stock Skyfall jackets in the default shrunken lamb.

I measured my existing Skyfall and sent...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-17-2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
I think your Skyfall looks really great, the fit...

I think your Skyfall looks really great, the fit looks perfect and I don't think the sleeves are too long at all plus, they will probably ride up a little once the creasing around the elbow area...
Forum: Open Discussion 09-14-2018, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1,066
Views: 86,325
Posted By dakota
Call of Duty Black Ops at present.

Call of Duty Black Ops at present.
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-12-2018, 05:23 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
To be honest I would say the fit is pretty...

To be honest I would say the fit is pretty similar on both the Menlo and the Wested apart from the length of the sleeves on the Levis being good inch to inch and half longer (this seems to be a trait...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-08-2018, 06:32 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Thanks Drones, I did still think that the best...

Thanks Drones, I did still think that the best hide for the Skyfall is the shrunken lamb so much so, I may even purchase another one in this hide.

Yours looks fantastic mate, the shade, the drape of...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-06-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Here's a photo of my Wested...

Here's a photo of my Wested Skyfall......

http://i87.photobucket.com/albums/k145/Marv_014/skyfall_zps1w66qvft.jpg (http://s87.photobucket.com/user/Marv_014/media/skyfall_zps1w66qvft.jpg.html)
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-05-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
Here you...

Here you go....

https://www.wested.com/indyshirt-7-p.asp
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-05-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Looks great, I have the Wested Skyfall in the...

Looks great, I have the Wested Skyfall in the original rossetta cow hide (same a the stock photo on the wested website), slightly darker russet brown in colour and a bit heavier but very nice trim...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-29-2017, 02:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
The shirt currently worn after the above...

The shirt currently worn after the above shrinkage treatment, looks good but I think I could have got away with a Medium.

http://i.imgur.com/73YOcbA.jpg (https://imgur.com/73YOcbA)

Apologies for...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-28-2017, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
Well tried the shirt tonight and it has shrunk...

Well tried the shirt tonight and it has shrunk enough to be between a Large and a Medium, length is good so I don't think it will shrink anymore unless I hammer it in the tumble dryer to be honest...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-27-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
Well I tried the shirt on this evening and it...

Well I tried the shirt on this evening and it looks to have shrunk a tiny bit (I washed it on a 60 degree run) but not as much as I would have like so back in the machine it has gone, this time on a...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-27-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
Wested Indy shirt received yesterday in a size...

Wested Indy shirt received yesterday in a size Large, great quality and a far better colour shade so no complaints there however, the shirt seems to be a little on the big side for a Large (44"...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-25-2017, 05:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
I've gone ahead and ordered a size Large...

I've gone ahead and ordered a size Large (44") so lets see how it turns out fit wise.
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-22-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By dakota
Yes all good now thanks, I ordered a size...

Yes all good now thanks, I ordered a size 44" with 24.5 inch back length and 24.5 inch sleeve length with the waist straps reduced down to 6.5 inches from the standard long length.

Wested's current...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-22-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,460
Posted By dakota
I'm wearing my boots for the first time today and...

I'm wearing my boots for the first time today and so far I am liking them a lot.

I ordered a size UK10 and I would say that they are true to size and very comfortable straight out of the box.

Two...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-22-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By dakota
Wested Indy Shirt - Question

I currently own one of the older (yellow tint and too big) Wested Indy shirts but am currently looking to maybe purchase another one.

After reading the forum thread on the Wested Indy shirt I...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-21-2017, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,460
Posted By dakota
Wested boots received yesterday and look...

Wested boots received yesterday and look fantastic after a quick inspection.

Not had a chance to road test them as of yet, maybe tomorrow.
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-18-2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,460
Posted By dakota
I've just ordered a pair also size UK10 which...

I've just ordered a pair also size UK10 which should be shipping any day now.
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-18-2017, 08:46 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Very nice indeed, I currently own only two Wested...

Very nice indeed, I currently own only two Wested Indy jackets, a Hero in shrunken lamb and a custom Raiders in dark brown novapelle.

My other leather jackets are four USAAF A2s in horsehide, one...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-08-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Correct, Wested's horsehide must be very thick if...

Correct, Wested's horsehide must be very thick if they class it as heavy weight.

All of my A2s are mil-spec weight horsehide so not that heavy in comparison to my Wested custom Raiders in the dark...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-07-2017, 08:02 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
I own quite a few A2 jackets in horsehide and I...

I own quite a few A2 jackets in horsehide and I have found that they suit all weather types, mainly spring, summer, fall.

When winter arrives I usually retire the A2 until the following spring and...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 07-24-2017, 02:15 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
Yes it's had a hot water treatment but using just...

Yes it's had a hot water treatment but using just a misting bottle with hot tap water to soak the jacket (not through to the lining though).

The jacket was worn wet until dry and I think the fact...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 07-17-2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
A few photos of my Wested Raiders Hero jacket...

A few photos of my Wested Raiders Hero jacket after a couple of weeks of wear....

http://i.imgur.com/35YsCfA.jpg?1 (http://imgur.com/35YsCfA)

http://i.imgur.com/s9gn72F.jpg?1...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 07-16-2017, 04:30 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
I have a pair of old Todds indy boots from back...

I have a pair of old Todds indy boots from back in 2007/8 I have no idea where they are now (in the loft somewhere), Wested's new offering look pretty good and for around £100 seem within...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 07-12-2017, 03:14 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 74,473
Posted By dakota
I agree, I've been wearing my new Hero jacket...

I agree, I've been wearing my new Hero jacket constantly since receiving it about a week ago.

Love the fit and drape, the shrunken lamb is really breaking in now and developing some lovely...
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