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by maxulike
February 24th, 2018, 3:41 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: How is RKD rubber's rainwear
Replies: 14
Views: 3407

Re: How is RKD rubber's rainwear

PS you may get charged import duty in the UK. Works out at about 30% plus the FedEx handling fee.
by maxulike
February 24th, 2018, 3:31 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: How is RKD rubber's rainwear
Replies: 14
Views: 3407

Re: How is RKD rubber's rainwear

Great service from Vikas at RKD. Excellent Value! The Slickr coat has a powerful almost smoky industrial rubber smell. I suspect that this will fade with time. I have an old slickr hat that came from RKD about 10 years back, through Lorraine Element. It smelt like that to start with but now has a mo...
by maxulike
February 24th, 2018, 2:32 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

SUMMARY A good buy. Total cost including postage about £83 UK From Zoro USA via MyUS.com I can finally report success with ordering a Condor Yellow SBR raincoat from Zoro in the USA to be sent to the UK. Not so easy to order! I am giving the long boring details here to save anyone else going through...
by maxulike
February 1st, 2018, 1:01 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

my suggestion order and enjoy!!!!!!!!!!! these raincoats along with rkd rubber are by far the most reasonable priced rubber rainwear you will find! Once again many thanks for your help. Indeed rubber rainwear bargains are very rare these days. About 10 years ago I walked into a branch of Sue Ryder ...
by maxulike
January 31st, 2018, 3:26 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

i take a size small i am 5'11" 168lbs, slim to muscular..........the riancoat on me is knee length and the rain jacket comes about two inces below my belt. you also can order a snap on hood for the raincoat. Many thanks again. I am amazed by this. If small fits you, then the XXL must be big enough ...
by maxulike
January 29th, 2018, 6:56 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

sizes are from small to xxl i take a small. Many thanks for all your help. I am a bit confused by the sizes at Zoro. They say small is for a 44" chest and medium is for a 48". I spoke to someone there and they said that the sizes were stated wrong and that small is more like for a 32" chest size an...
by maxulike
January 27th, 2018, 6:40 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

rainwearseeker wrote:
January 26th, 2018, 9:26 pm
are sbr raincoats stiff or are they a soft rubber?
If you check the videos which Tstorm56 posted links to in his reply to my original question, the mac looks quite soft and swishy!
by maxulike
January 27th, 2018, 6:38 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

Many thanks TStorm56 for the helpful and encouraging reply and video links. Do you know any supplier who will send these direct to UK. I can only find Zoro and Grainger in the US. I just checked around on eBay, the long coat had international shipping but was in size 4XL which would be gigantic to ...
by maxulike
January 25th, 2018, 6:02 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please
Replies: 36
Views: 6322

Re: Help with Condor Yellow SBR Coat please

Many thanks TStorm56 for the helpful and encouraging reply and video links. Do you know any supplier who will send these direct to UK. I can only find Zoro and Grainger in the US.
by maxulike
January 24th, 2018, 10:39 am
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Friday in Newcastle
Replies: 4
Views: 1894

Re: Friday in Newcastle

Fingers crossed. Good luck with that.
My mother used to say "You can take Max to a basin, but you can't make him wash"
I have read that 90% of lacy underwear bought by men for their wives remains unworn in the bottom of a bedroom drawer.
I wonder if the same applies to cupboards full of unworn macs?