About | Blog | Forums | People | Free Newsletter
Trailspace is a product review site for outdoor enthusiasts. Use it to find and share great gear.

Blue Christmas without my boots

12:05 p.m. on December 7, 2004 (EST)

I recently posted my review of the Asolo AFX 530 hiking boots, which despite my care fell apart in my closet. I did in fact return these boots to the company (December 2ND) with a polite letter stating that I would like to give them a second chance if they would make me a reasonable offer. Their representative explained that the company had changed ownership and more or less confirmed my belief that they were using inferior materials up to (at least) 1999. I was offered a wholesale price on a pair of 520s. So lets do the math, I brought the original boots for $140. plus tax and used them less than a dozen times.

The new boots would cost me about $135. including taxes and shipping. That toto comes out to $275. So once again I, the customer, would be giving them a second chance after getting ripped off on my first purchase from their company. Quiet frankly I was expecting 50 percent off which would have been fair. My answer was

April 19, 2014
Quick Reply

Please sign in to reply

 
More Topics
This forum: Older: Pneugear's Cocoon 4 Extreme Sleeping Bag - What happened to this product/company?? Newer: Titanium Spearhead vs. Bugaboo vs. Other??
All forums: Older: good old gear Newer: Welcome to China