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Flecktarn general?? I'm having some problems with dyeing, after 6 or 7 bottles of rit dye, the camo is still very visible which is fine but it makes the jacket look very brown? What am i doing wrong /fa/? Can provide pics if needed

>> No.12198449

You should quit so you don't ruin my meme

>> No.12198483

>>12198447
post pic (of feet)

>> No.12198485
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12198485

sorry OP, I can't help much. I just put mine with some dye and salt into the washing machine and received a pitch black parka.

>> No.12198489

>>12198485
Damn dude that looks good. I havent been using salt, is that the problem. Also did you use rit or dylon?

>> No.12198503

>>12198489
I used a (German) product called simplycol. It came with a little plastic bottle filled with dye AND a pack of fixating salt, which were both to be placed inside the washing machine.

>> No.12198938

>>12198447
does anybody know how the dude in that pic got his velcro patches/ zipper to be brown? I dyed my parka to about the same color, but those parts didn't absorb any dye and stayed the same color.

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>>12198485
Same here man, I actually wanted some subtle camo and I got pitch. Not to bothered tho, I like the black.

>> No.12199210

>>12199018
What did you do to yours?

>> No.12199218

stop it already

>> No.12200008

>>12198449
>>12199218
I already fell for the meme it's too late

>> No.12200340

>>12199210
One package of dye and a half hour in the washing machine, then one more to get the remaining dye out of the cotton so it doesn't run onto other clothes 'n' shit. then in the dryer and..tah-dah.

>> No.12200376

It would be great if you faggots were even a little creative, dying the parka a colour other than black or maybe using a different jacket.

>> No.12200388

>>12198447
W2C that coat?

>> No.12200398
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12200398

Everytime I see this guy I keep asking myself, what the fuck is up with his leg?

>> No.12200546

had the same issue with both dylon and rit

>> No.12200988

>>12200340
Dylon?

>> No.12201078

>>12200988
Haha. yea, actually.

>> No.12201199

I love these threads. There's a new one everyday and it's always the same conversation. No one learns anything, especially not how to use the archive.

>> No.12201222
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12201222

I got one with the intention of dying it, but it turned out I actually just really liked the pattern.

>> No.12201227

>>12201222
Utmost incompetence

>> No.12201228

>>12201227
>>12201199

>> No.12201234

>>12201227
:^)

>> No.12201262

>>12201222
Exact same thing happened to me lol

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>>12201227
I don't understand your fancy words

>> No.12201372

>>12201199
this applies to most of the threads on /fa/

>>https://warosu.org/fa
desuarchive.org/fa

>> No.12201953

>>12201222
you are either too short or too stocky to wear long hem tops

>> No.12201981

>>12198447
how hot is the water you used and how long did you let it sit in the dye?

>> No.12201982

>>12198447
Stop using cheap ass rit and use procion, you stupid fucking faggot. Jesus Christ you white people are fucking stupid.

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>>12201982

>> No.12202321

used two boxes of rits and it turned dark brown, probably going to dye it with two more boxes. It was only two dollars for a box at Walmart anyways

>> No.12202563

>>12198447

what boots are those

>> No.12202637

>>12201222
Tell me whats your height and what gr. Size you got? That fits really fucking good man

>> No.12203093
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12203093

>Wtf is up with ppl dyeing flecktarn black??

If you're gonna do that wtf is the point in buying a flecktarn jacket to begin with??

All you end up doing is ruining the remaining stock of flecktarn for the rest.
Why not just buy a plain OD jacket and dye that? Or get a plain black milsurp jacket?

>> No.12203125

I also fell for the meme. It turned out lighter/less black than I expected. Used 2 packs of Simplicol dye on a 65% cotton/35% polyester parka.

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>>12203125
Forgot the picture.

>> No.12203133

>>12203129
Mine turned out pitch black with the same amount of simplicol. But my parka was 80-20 cotton /poly

>> No.12203361

>>12201982
Fuck, cool your jets Tyrone.

>> No.12203527

>>12201953

Not said person, do you know any short-medium hem jackets for smol people?

>> No.12203950

Is there any way to tell how much cotton/polyester is in these if you cant read the label?

>>12203093
Theres at least tens of thousands of these just sat in storage. Quit acting like they're some precious commodity.

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12204729

is the only real difference between a new and use one the price, with the intention of dying in mind?
New to this kind of stuff.

>> No.12204958

>>12204729
price and degree of wear. But even a fairly worn one, like >>12198485 (it's a 1997 model) holds up just fine.

>> No.12204991

>>12204958
thanks man. I like the worn look so I'll go with a used one then.

>> No.12206245

>>12203950
And at least half of them were all bought up by UO and shittily dyed black cause no one wanted them at the time so they started shilling for them

>> No.12207669

>>12203093
>cheap and readily available
>people like the style and cut but would rather have it in black
obviously

>> No.12207678

>>12200398
idk why i keked hard

>> No.12208487

if my height is ~185cm and chest is 100cm, should I be getting the gr13 or the 14?

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12209201

Bought a parka to find that it is slightly too small around the shoulders and back? Can i stretch it?

>> No.12209760

>>12199018
What version is this? I want one with the patch velcro on the sleeve like this one, is it pre 1995?

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12210183

Posting mine in this meme thread. I wear original GATs with this fit.

>> No.12210769

Do you need to remove the drawstrings before dying ? Will they turn black otherwise?

>> No.12210777

>>12210769
they don't turn black cause they're not made of cotton.

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12211107

c/n?

>> No.12211909

>>12211107
no

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