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Does anybody know a sewer who could work on packs and clothes?  I have some repairs and modifications and I don't want to pay Rainy Pass $75.00 an hour because they have F'd up every project I have brought them.

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I wonder if talking with someone who works on sails or auto toggery would be a good option? 

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1 hour ago, tanstaafl said:

I haven't used these guys (this guy?) so can't testify as to quality, but saw their flyer on the bulletin board at Vertical World:

 

https://highmountaingearandrepair.com/

Thanks for link, they look like just the people I need!  I went ahead and contacted them.  They make a nice little alpine hammer holster I will have to buy too.  My tool holster is too big for my little hammer I bring when I climb with leashless (and hammerless) tools.

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Please reply back with how it goes!  I don't have any need for them this minute but I'm sure I will in the future.

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What's the difference between a sewer and a sewer?

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One sews shit and the other sows shit (I have to pay $$$ to fix the latter recently so that shit is on my mind).

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3 hours ago, tanstaafl said:

Please reply back with how it goes!  I don't have any need for them this minute but I'm sure I will in the future.

I called and Kyle said he could do the work for a very reasonable price and will even pick up and drop off my pack.  I'm excited to see how the project comes out and I will report back.

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1 hour ago, Rad said:

What's the difference between a sewer and a sewer?

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One sews shit and the other sows shit (I have to pay $$$ to fix the latter recently so that shit is on my mind).

I thought of that when I saw it written out.  How can you tell the difference between a waste water engineer and a drinking water engineer?  A drinking water engineer washes his hands after using the toilet, a waste water engineer washes his hands before using the toilet.

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I make a lot of my own gear and gear for friends as a hobby and I've talked a bit to Kyle from HMGAR a bit over instagram. Haven't dealt with him personally, but I get the impression he is passionate about quality work and climbing. 

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I just got my pack back and I am very happy with the work High Mountain Gear and Repair did.  He added a Cordura crampon patch with two 1/2" webbing straps.  The work is very cleanly done and professional looking.  Also, he added a plastic frame sheet to the pack to add a bit of structure to carry heavier loads.  He also built a custom hammer holster with colors to match my little alpine hammer. 

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