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Forum: Indy Gear and Props 09-29-2017, 02:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 158
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: 9
Views: 158
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: 9
Views: 158
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: 9
Views: 158
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: 9
Views: 158
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: 217
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: 395
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: 9
Views: 158
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: 395
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: 395
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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: 484
Views: 49,345
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...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 07-07-2017, 01:59 AM
Replies: 484
Views: 49,345
Posted By dakota
yeh sorry about that, they were there...

yeh sorry about that, they were there yesterday....looks like Photobucket want to start charging now to allow third party photo hosting hence the issue.
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 07-06-2017, 02:07 AM
Replies: 484
Views: 49,345
Posted By dakota
My Wested Hero in shrunken lamb size 44" has...

My Wested Hero in shrunken lamb size 44" has arrived (yesterday in fact) and I have literally taken it straight out of the packaging, given the jacket a hot water soaking and worn until dry.

The fit...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 07-01-2017, 04:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,909
Posted By dakota
that could work, also with Mutt (as he would be...

that could work, also with Mutt (as he would be 20+ by now) in the Army at the height of the Vietnam war there could be a side story running where Indy and Mutt meet up, help each other out, join...
Forum: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 06-30-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,619
Posted By dakota
http://i87.photobucket.com/albums/k145/Marv_014/Mo...

http://i87.photobucket.com/albums/k145/Marv_014/Mobile%20Uploads/20170630_175143_zpsvxgzarpk.jpg (http://s87.photobucket.com/user/Marv_014/media/Mobile%20Uploads/20170630_175143_zpsvxgzarpk.jpg.html)
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 06-30-2017, 03:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,909
Posted By dakota
Set Indy 5 in South East Asia - Cambodia,...

Set Indy 5 in South East Asia - Cambodia, Vietnam, Loas area in the 1960's.
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 06-29-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By dakota
Excellent work indeed, very lmpressive to say the...

Excellent work indeed, very lmpressive to say the least. :)
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 06-29-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,045
Posted By dakota
My first Indy film was LC and I really enjoyed it...

My first Indy film was LC and I really enjoyed it which lead me to watch the other two at that time.

After watching Raiders then ToD shorlty afterwards, I felt that for me Raiders was a much more...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 06-28-2017, 02:39 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 48,166
Posted By dakota
For myself, it is Raiders all the way and always...

For myself, it is Raiders all the way and always has been with LC coming in second.
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