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new langlitz columbia

Discussion in 'Outerwear' started by Psant25, Jan 7, 2019.

  1. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    hey all,

    took about 3 weeks to make ! standard columbia. medium fit. medium weight cow. brass hardware. fit was pretty much spot on using their process. got a matching belt and wallet. the break in begins. i did my usually warm water treatment which helps a lot. i have done that with about 8 brand new jackets. Screenshot_20190106-181942_Photos.jpg Screenshot_20190106-181948_Photos.jpg Screenshot_20190106-181955_Photos.jpg Screenshot_20190106-182002_Photos.jpg
     
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    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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  4. El Marro

    El Marro One Too Many

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    Congratulations man! The Columbia is one of my favorite cross zips and yours looks perfect!
     
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  5. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    thanks el marro!
     
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  6. Peter Mackin

    Peter Mackin Practically Family

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    For reference approximately what size is it & do you motorcycle,,thanks Peter
     
  7. sweetfights

    sweetfights One Too Many

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    Congratulations!! Looks awesome.
    You will not regret a custom Langlitz!!!
    Wear in good health!!
     
  8. Lost Ronin

    Lost Ronin One of the Regulars

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    Beautiful choice. Such an iconic style of jacket and from an iconic maker as well.
     
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  9. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    hello, i have a 40 inch chest. i like my pit to pit at 23 for most jackets and this is right there. i do not have a motorcycle right now.
    brad
     
  10. Peter Mackin

    Peter Mackin Practically Family

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    Cheers brad,,fantastic jacket
     
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  11. TREEMAN

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    Nice........
     
  12. roadking04

    roadking04 One of the Regulars

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    Awesome jacket Psant!!! Was that a custom order or "off the rack"? Only 3 weeks from start to finish?

    I am hoping to maybe get a Langlitz once again. How would you compare their medium cow? I think they list their medium cow as 3 oz, which is lighter than Vanson's comp. weight.
     
  13. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    it was custom. they said it would be done by 8 weeks and they finished in 3. i think they were firing on all cylinders prior to the new year. and maybe because it was bare bones columbia no extras that helped idk. it is for sure motorcycle leather. i have had vansons in comp and z150. id say it is somewhere between.
     
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  14. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    BC722BE8-975E-4ABF-8BD1-C58CC4CDF993.jpeg EC8CEAAA-C16A-4031-AB85-8053E8F9A4FF.jpeg E0A58D39-6F4C-4449-A7DB-A05FCE4DF946.jpeg 2364BBC9-7CDE-4371-9050-471EB0F84C33.jpeg 3BF910C8-D31D-4CB1-BB5F-80A4D6BFBF84.jpeg Here are some pics. I did have them shorten the sleeves one inch
     
  15. ton312

    ton312 I'll Lock Up

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    The sleeve adjustment combined with the wear has really settled this jacket in. It looks like yours now.
     
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  16. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    My cascade was just finished up. Compared to the Columbia I did the following:

    -1 inch narrower biceps
    -1 inch narrower shoulder
    -1/2 inch shorter sleeve
    -1 inch longer front length

    The front in these pics look good, but my belt is up a little higher than normal. The front normally leaves a little of the belt showing which I think is just fine for the columbia style and its purpose.

    I will post pics when it shows up. I think if I went snug fit on the cascade it would have been too tight in the body for my liking.
     
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  17. El Marro

    El Marro One Too Many

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    Good call Psant!
    I have both jackets as well and the Cascade definitely fits a little tighter since it does not have the action back nor the adjustable waist lacing of the Columbia
     
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  18. VestCoast

    VestCoast Familiar Face

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    That jacket is wicked cool, and looks twice as good now compared to the initial photos. Fits great too!
     
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  19. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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  20. Psant25

    Psant25 One of the Regulars

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    Like the fit changes very much. Might see if they will remake my columbia to match....
     
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