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    Veto packs

    Anybody had an issue with veto's " zero downtime" warranty?
    Appears that zero actually means 7-10 days.
    Just wondering if anyone else has any experience with them.

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    I thought they sent you a temp bag?


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    They do.....in 7-10 days. When I called they advised to just keep using the old bag until the temp bag shows up in 7-10 working days. Too bad the zipper holding the tools in is broke letting the backpack flop around.
    For a three hundred dollar bag, I would expect a little more.
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    Broken zipper in five years is pretty much a guaranteed thing. They still get pissy about it like you did something wrong by using the thing everyday. If you had a bunch of their bags and you are constantly calling about the broken zippers they get to be very difficult to deal with about the broken zippers. At least they did with me. I fixed the situation with not buying anymore of their products.

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    Quote Originally Posted by technocratic View Post
    They do.....in 7-10 days. When I called they advised to just keep using the old bag until the temp bag shows up in 7-10 working days. Too bad the zipper holding the tools in is broke letting the backpack flop around.
    For a three hundred dollar bag, I would expect a little more.
    Rant concluded.

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    The back pack was the worst for pulled out zipper stitching. That pack was the tipping point. Zippers were seen in for **** on those. Too much movement wears the stitches out. Yes BS for how much they cost.

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    Veto packs

    Quote Originally Posted by itsiceman View Post
    The back pack was the worst for pulled out zipper stitching. That pack was the tipping point. Zippers were seen in for **** on those. Too much movement wears the stitches out. Yes BS for how much they cost.
    My backpack broke on the zipper stitching just like how you mentioned. Mine just sat in the truck more than it actually got used, and it still broke.


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    I do a triple evac with nitro to remove non condensables.

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    Me old school.

    Over the shoulder tool pouches.
    I do a triple evac with nitro to remove non condensables.

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    That’s besause you’re a real workin man.


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    Three hundred bucks? Holy crapola Batman!! I should snap a photo of my service call / PM tools. And for what it is worth, I can do as much with my stuff as my co-workers can with their huge over stuffed back packs.
    I do a triple evac with nitro to remove non condensables.

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    Since the vast majority of what I do is light commercial, and on a roof top, I use the rope to pull up my little yellow bucket. These days, I want both hands on the ladder.

    The little yellow bucket has a bit of a back story. My Uncle Jimmy passed away a few years ago. And he had lots of tools. But so do I. Really don't need any more. But my Aunt was insistent that I take something, if for no other reason than the memories. So I chose a couple of small wood carving tools, things I've never seen before, and have no clue what they are used for. And a couple of pairs of Vice Grips, can't really have too many of those.

    So she said, here, put that stuff in this bucket, it'll be easier to carry home.

    I've never used a single one of those tools. But I've used that bucket every single day I've been on the job since.
    I do a triple evac with nitro to remove non condensables.

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    my backpack 3 seasons in and no damage whats so ever, its overloaded , abused and so far im happy to not have any issues YET..surprised because i heard all these zipper issues and warranty changing etc but im a lucky one i guess..

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    Quote Originally Posted by acguytx View Post
    my backpack 3 seasons in and no damage whats so ever, its overloaded , abused and so far im happy to not have any issues YET..surprised because i heard all these zipper issues and warranty changing etc but im a lucky one i guess..
    X2. My pac must weight 50-60lbs. No issues about 3 years in...

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