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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #30 on: January 30, 2016, 10:17:43 AM »
The stratford 533 was easily the best shoe i had last year... to bad they're so damn expensive

Check eBay. I find them there regularly for around 60 bucks.

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #31 on: January 30, 2016, 11:08:31 AM »
Fit on the Quincy?  Compared to say, a vans pro?

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #32 on: January 30, 2016, 06:06:01 PM »
I'm not sure why this shoe never came out in mass numbers, imo one of the best looking skate shoes to ever come out ( looking, haven't skated it so I can't speak to performance )



Ah, the old bait & switch.  Order some expensive tech gadgets, get sent a maroon shoe instead.

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #33 on: January 31, 2016, 11:30:21 AM »
Are those waxed laces?

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #34 on: January 31, 2016, 06:55:41 PM »
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I'm not sure why this shoe never came out in mass numbers, imo one of the best looking skate shoes to ever come out ( looking, haven't skated it so I can't speak to performance )



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Ah, the old bait & switch.  Order some expensive tech gadgets, get sent a maroon shoe instead.

they're brown

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #35 on: January 31, 2016, 07:48:53 PM »
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The stratford 533 was easily the best shoe i had last year... to bad they're so damn expensive
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Check eBay. I find them there regularly for around 60 bucks.

$50 for these. If you're 9.5,10, 10.5

http://www.thepremierstore.com/footwear/new-balance-numeric/stratford-533-pid-27748



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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #36 on: January 31, 2016, 08:00:15 PM »
wait, so this thread is actually a thing now ???

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #37 on: January 31, 2016, 08:18:33 PM »
Careful old NB shoes weren't good, dont go ordering shoes online.

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #38 on: January 31, 2016, 08:28:27 PM »
Have any of you applied for the weartesting program?
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #39 on: January 31, 2016, 08:50:55 PM »
Careful old NB shoes weren't good, dont go ordering shoes online.

Depends which color and models that were under black box, after black box, everything else has been better.
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #40 on: January 31, 2016, 09:14:38 PM »
Depends which color and models that were under black box, after black box, everything else has been better.

You still back the OG logans though don't you tate?
(I have a pair on ice)

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #41 on: January 31, 2016, 10:21:23 PM »
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Depends which color and models that were under black box, after black box, everything else has been better.
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You still back the OG logans though don't you tate?
(I have a pair on ice)

I do not, only NB# I have left is the pair I am skating now and a Burgundy 533.

Hope to get more models soon. I usually just give out my skated pairs after.
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #42 on: February 01, 2016, 03:46:39 PM »
Are those waxed laces?

They are thin and flat but don't feel/look waxed in person but not like a normal lace either

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #43 on: February 01, 2016, 04:31:57 PM »
Have any of you applied for the weartesting program?

Yes... They sent me one pair, a full size larger than what I listed my size as, and completely different than the shoes I normally skate. Gross colorway too. It sucks because I was actually looking forward to reviewing them, but its hard to skate a shoe that much too big. So I was over it. I am hoping they send me another pair to weartest, hopefully in my actual size this time. The quality of the shoe seemed great for the skating I did do in them.

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #44 on: February 01, 2016, 05:23:57 PM »
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #45 on: February 01, 2016, 05:28:14 PM »

I'm not sure why this shoe never came out in mass numbers, imo one of the best looking skate shoes to ever come out ( looking, haven't skated it so I can't speak to performance )


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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #46 on: February 01, 2016, 05:38:50 PM »
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Have any of you applied for the weartesting program?
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Yes... They sent me one pair, a full size larger than what I listed my size as, and completely different than the shoes I normally skate. Gross colorway too. It sucks because I was actually looking forward to reviewing them, but its hard to skate a shoe that much too big. So I was over it. I am hoping they send me another pair to weartest, hopefully in my actual size this time. The quality of the shoe seemed great for the skating I did do in them.
How long did they take to get back at you after you applied?
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #47 on: February 01, 2016, 05:43:35 PM »

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I'm not sure why this shoe never came out in mass numbers, imo one of the best looking skate shoes to ever come out ( looking, haven't skated it so I can't speak to performance )


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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #48 on: February 02, 2016, 08:58:50 AM »
Got an email from the NB# Wear Test folks asking if I'm skating much this winter... Fingers crossed

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #49 on: February 02, 2016, 10:38:42 AM »
Got an email from the NB# Wear Test folks asking if I'm skating much this winter... Fingers crossed
I just got the same email. Im pretty hyped

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #50 on: February 02, 2016, 06:12:01 PM »
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Got an email from the NB# Wear Test folks asking if I'm skating much this winter... Fingers crossed
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I just got the same email. Im pretty hyped

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #51 on: February 02, 2016, 07:09:30 PM »
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Got an email from the NB# Wear Test folks asking if I'm skating much this winter... Fingers crossed
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I just got the same email. Im pretty hyped
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damnit all, i thought i was special
Lucky, they told you guys something
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #52 on: February 03, 2016, 09:47:15 AM »
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Got an email from the NB# Wear Test folks asking if I'm skating much this winter... Fingers crossed
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I just got the same email. Im pretty hyped
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damnit all, i thought i was special
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Lucky, they told you guys something

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #53 on: February 04, 2016, 09:30:38 PM »
How do the logan 637 skate, and how do they take impact?

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #54 on: February 05, 2016, 02:47:10 AM »
they produce the 576 and the 670 in UK and prices starts at 125 - its quit a lot
but i would pay that for a shoe made in UK under fair conditions.

the weak point is the whole skate line isn't distributed in europe - only in UK.
Visited Slam City once the only shop in London who sell the Numeric line - and he
had just 1 pair in my size.

so nearly impossible to get that shoes if you are from the EU.
strange to me  - because NB is everywhere - they run Flagshipstores in Berlin,
but no Numeric.

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #55 on: February 05, 2016, 07:24:15 AM »
they produce the 576 and the 670 in UK and prices starts at 125� - its quit a lot
but i would pay that for a shoe made in UK under fair conditions.

the weak point is the whole skate line isn't distributed in europe - only in UK.
Visited Slam City once the only shop in London who sell the Numeric line - and he
had just 1 pair in my size.

so nearly impossible to get that shoes if you are from the EU.
strange to me  - because NB is everywhere - they run Flagshipstores in Berlin,
but no Numeric.

THIS! Fuck, i want to be able to actually try their stuff. Adidas too, i only find a few selected models at adidas flagship stores, never seen a pair of Adidas Skate in a skateshop in PT.

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #56 on: February 05, 2016, 02:13:29 PM »
Has anyone tried the Arto?
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #57 on: February 05, 2016, 06:33:55 PM »
2 pages about tennis shoes... Isn't there a sports section somewhere on here?

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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #58 on: February 06, 2016, 08:36:22 AM »
Has anyone tried the Arto?
good if you've got a wide foot, and the upper lasts an insanely long time. besides that they skate like most other vulcs

trying a pair of the 868 and I have to say the build quality looks really nice. haven't gotten to skate them yet since it just snowed here  :( but ill report back once i do

2 pages about tennis shoes... Isn't there a sports section somewhere on here?
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Re: New Balance # containment thread
« Reply #59 on: February 06, 2016, 10:25:24 AM »
They look like a cupsole but are actually a vulc. Durability must be really good on em, aside from lace protection