My new Aero 1930 Halfbelt FQHH

Discussion in 'Outerwear' started by jr30, Feb 28, 2020.

  1. dudewuttheheck

    dudewuttheheck Call Me a Cab

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    That is an excellent fit! Length looks spot on in my opinion. Very nice jacket.
     
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  2. Bennarion

    Bennarion One Too Many

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    Everything is as it should, shoulders, sleeve, body length, volume. Wear and have fun without really thinking
     
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  3. 4444Design

    4444Design One of the Regulars

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    perfect fit on that jacket!
     
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  4. Bfd70

    Bfd70 One Too Many

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    Perfect
    Quit now
    Everything else will be a let down after that
     
  5. jr30

    jr30 New in Town

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    Ladies & Gentleman,
    many thanks to all of you!
    Now I've got the idea behind the authentic look of a vintage style leather jacket!
    Best regards, Roman
     
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  6. AeroFan_07

    AeroFan_07 Call Me a Cab

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    Absolutely perfect! Welcome to Fedora Lounge Roman!
     
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  7. wooden indian

    wooden indian New in Town

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    Perfect fit, perfect leather, perfect style.
     
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  8. Edward

    Edward Bartender

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    Very nice indeed. You could even have gotten away with a little shorter (if memory serves, Thurston's stock Aero halfbelts are all specced to be an inch longer than the Aero standard), but it by no means looks either too long or short, well within the range.
     
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  9. marker2037

    marker2037 One of the Regulars

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    Anywhere from a 24" to a 25.5" would be an appropriate length for you in this jacket, so you are indeed within the proper range. Looks great on you!

    I'm tempted to eventually get something similar in a natty CXL, but I recently opted for an August in battered tan horsehide which is being completed now.
     
  10. Seb Lucas

    Seb Lucas I'll Lock Up

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    I still think it's hard to beat an Aero 1930's half-belt. There are more expensive half-belts but they don't always work as well as these. Weather is cooling down here - will soon be able to wear mine.
     
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  11. Sloan1874

    Sloan1874 I'll Lock Up

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    The opposite is the case here, the weather is finally beginning to shift in the right direction and I can look at pulling out the half-belt and lighter jackets. *punches air* I'm so sick of this endless, wet winter.
     
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  12. Edward

    Edward Bartender

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    I don't mind the Winter, but I get very angry indeed when Winter shifts straight to hot, nasty Summer with no time for leather in between. Only thinb I hate about London: the hot climate!
     
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  13. sweetfights

    sweetfights Call Me a Cab

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    Scotland and Canada......
     

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