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    How long did it take for you guys to get your helmet? I ordered mine over 8 weeks ago. Is this normal? I've contacted my dealer and he hadn't received his invoice yet.


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    Hey, I finally got it today! I figured out why it took so long, the guy didn't order it until 4 weeks later after I called him. Anyway, I'll get some pics of it this weekend. It is extremely lighter than my Sam Houston.

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    Default TL2 Cost?

    Not to be the only broke fireman in the forums, but how much are the TL2's running these days? I'm going to order from Handtub Junction, but they don't list a price online and I've got to count out the pennies to mail to them...

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    It's for sale. $350, includes shipping.

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    Default Hexxus

    Hexxus,
    Why are you selling it? Can you give the actual specs (i.e. suspension type, chin strap type, etc)? Also, do you have an email contact?

    RH01

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    Mine costed me $480 brand new. I'll not order anything else from the guy I ordered from. I should have used Handtub but I decided to use a guy that was closer. I've had lots of compliments on it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Randomhero01 View Post
    Hexxus,
    Why are you selling it?

    RH01
    Financial problems, need all the money I can get until I find new work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hexxus View Post
    Financial problems, need all the money I can get until I find new work.
    That Sucks!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Randomhero01 View Post
    Not to be the only broke fireman in the forums, but how much are the TL2's running these days? I'm going to order from Handtub Junction, but they don't list a price online and I've got to count out the pennies to mail to them...

    Handtub is running $429, I believe...Kevin, Gonz, got a confirmation on that?
    Put THAT in your pump and flow it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by NismoFire View Post
    Handtub is running $429, I believe...Kevin, Gonz, got a confirmation on that?

    It's been a while, but I do believe that is what I paid for mine.

    BTW, how you been, girl?
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    I'm hanging in there...got a new job back in May, been working 80hrs a week since then..


    ..you?
    Put THAT in your pump and flow it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by NismoFire View Post
    I'm hanging in there...got a new job back in May, been working 80hrs a week since then..


    ..you?

    WOW! Sounds like me, lately.

    Working my regular shifts, teaching firefighter classes in a neighboring county, teaching live fire at my department, running my lawn service business, working on several projects on my house and spending every other free moment with my girls, my wife, and caring for my mom.

    Oh, did I mention I have a few small construction jobs waiting in the wings?

    Other than that, not too much is happening.

    That's a lot of hours. What's your new job? I sure hope your not salaried.
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    Default Ratchet system or Nape?

    What are the pros and cons.
    I am very green when it comes to the Nape. I ordered my TL2 just a 1/2 hour ago, and with out thought I said yes to the ratchet system, because that is what I know. So which is better the Nape or Ratchet?

    Thanks

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    for everyone that has one of these whats the best way to put the ear flaps in the helmet?

    Also as has been said before I would highly recommend going with david at handtub junction. I just received my helmet today and it looks great and i'm sure that once I can put it in service and put it to use it will exceed my expectations.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Firefighter2230 View Post
    for everyone that has one of these whats the best way to put the ear flaps in the helmet?

    Also as has been said before I would highly recommend going with david at handtub junction. I just received my helmet today and it looks great and i'm sure that once I can put it in service and put it to use it will exceed my expectations.
    The flaps Velcro in place...I would recommend just folding them up into the liner, much as you would any helmet ear flaps.

    I completely removed the ear flaps from my lid. I never use them and they just get in my way.

    BTW, I'm glad to hear that your another of Dave's satisfied customers!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Firefighter2230 View Post
    for everyone that has one of these whats the best way to put the ear flaps in the helmet?

    Also as has been said before I would highly recommend going with david at handtub junction. I just received my helmet today and it looks great and i'm sure that once I can put it in service and put it to use it will exceed my expectations.
    Congrats on buying a peice of crap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MassFireGuy View Post
    Congrats on buying a peice of crap.

    REAL LEATHER FOREVER
    settle down no commentary from the peanut gallery is needed

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    Quote Originally Posted by MassFireGuy View Post
    Congrats on buying a peice of crap.

    REAL LEATHER FOREVER
    What is Real Leather a Cairns that the paint falls of in a week. Thanks but I will stick with my TL2.

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    Quote Originally Posted by giweff View Post
    What is Real Leather a Cairns that the paint falls of in a week. Thanks but I will stick with my TL2.
    And as soon as it sees some heat, it begin to boil out the resin stiffeners from the cow...

    No thanks! I'll stick with my TL-2 as well!
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    Mine should be here by the end of the week. I happened to get an awesome deal on it and it was a no brainer purchase with all of the awesome reviews on here.

    It cant get here fast enough!!!
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