May 13, 2007 at 3:45 pm #1223226
Featherlite windshirt-jacket/smocks – $29
Aero windshirt-jacket/smocks – $29
Litespeed windshirt jacket – $35
Hydralite Jacket – $39
Superfly E-vent jacket – $149
Also OD (Outdoor Designs)
E-vent fabric Perma and X-creme Gaitors -$35
For sizing/availability contact us at email@example.comMay 14, 2007 at 1:01 am #1389165
…May 14, 2007 at 7:54 am #1389185
Call it spam if you'd like or call it better than half off retail price on a variety of windshirts and e-vent jackets from Montane. We don't take Credit Cards directly and we have a long history of reputable selling on e-bay (feel free to check out our auctions here:
You can also go to e-bay and do a search by seller (drggriffitshs).
Just figured we'd let the people that appreciate these products the most know of our closeouts.May 14, 2007 at 7:57 am #1389186
oops – that's go to e-bay and do a search by seller drggriffithsMay 14, 2007 at 8:18 am #1389190
I purchased a LightSpeed from Dave via USPS Money Order and am very happy with his service, the product, and especially the price.
Maybe the GearSwap section would have been a better place for Dave to advertise his goods.May 14, 2007 at 8:23 am #1389191
Been Getting a lot of e-mails regarding size/colors left. These are closeouts and are limited #s but here's what we have left currently –
Aero Smock –
Lg Red Clay
XL Red ClayMay 14, 2007 at 9:50 am #1389196
@ryanLocale: Rocky Mountains
This is a fine spot to advertise this, as this is the only forum where commercial posts are allowed. However, perhaps Dave could consider simply placing a "link" to his ebay store in his post rather than a catalog of information, or to use the forums to exchange customer info, which probably stretches the practical limit of intended use here.
Also, as a matter of course, I'd encourage those that have done business with Dave's ebay store post a Customer Service Review in our reviews forum, to alleviate some of the fear of having somebody brand new to the BPL forums post a "Gear Deal" that might be perceived by some to be trolling, spam, or exploitation of our user community.
So, Dave, your more than welcome to post a deal in this forum, just be aware of some of these issues.May 14, 2007 at 10:01 am #1389197
@kdesignLocale: Mythical State of Jefferson
I think it might be a good thing if people who ran these commercial tidbits on the Forum would make a donation to BPL (or a worthy non-profit). Maybe not go so far as the banner ads on Backpacking.net.
Just my 2 kopecks and this probably should have been on the Forum Admin. and Support board (spank, spank).
Also a good thing if the poster would clearly identify themselves from the start as just what kind of commercial enterprise they are. I thought the initial post was a little coy, although he eventually indicated this info.May 14, 2007 at 10:14 am #1389199
Aaron GrandaBPL Member
I bought a Litespeed from this guy. It was as advertised,new with tags and $35. It also shipped very fast. I was very happy with the deal especially considering that you can't hardly find Litespeeds anymore.May 14, 2007 at 12:08 pm #1389205
Sam HaraldsonBPL Member
@sharaldsLocale: Gallatin Range
I'll second and third Dave's legitimacy as I've purchased from him in the past although I'd suggest he add a link to his eBay listing as well.May 14, 2007 at 2:20 pm #1389221
I stand corrected and apologize to you Dave.
I have seen numerous people get screwed on several other forums buy low price announcements, a guy who is a first time poster and his only contact is a yahoo, hotmail etc email address.
So once again I apologize and you will most likely be getting some business as I am in need of an Aero.
NickMay 15, 2007 at 7:15 am #1389283
Mark W HeningerMember
@heningerLocale: Pacific Northwest
I also bought two jackets from this vendor. No problems. Great prices, great jackets.May 15, 2007 at 11:10 am #1389309
I bought a jacket from Dave. It came new with tags and shipped very quickly. He was also prompt in replying to my questions.May 15, 2007 at 6:31 pm #1389358
I bought three jackets from Dave. All were new with tags. Good communication, no problems (except that there were no XXL available at the time).
Eric DouglasMay 17, 2007 at 11:51 am #1389520
Thanks for the feedback and for the kind words from past customers. I'm a sole proprietor who deals in lost freight/overstock. I'm not a large business or corporation by any means. I'll happily post a link to my e-bay auctions but I didn't as there are so many other types of items (mostly music/audio/commercial gear) that I figure folks would get confused. Not to mention some of the same items I have to charge more for on there due to listing, final auction fees, and the fact that I deal in very small margins to begin with. Hopefully this posting is doing the members a greater service than it is an inconvenience.
BTW – All hydralites left are M and L and we are now out of the M in the graphite featherlite.
Link to e-bay:
You'll want to keep checking back as what we have regularly changes.May 17, 2007 at 7:22 pm #1389567
I bought my Litespeed from him and it was a killer deal.
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