fasttech Damaged p60 kits

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fasttech Damaged p60 kits

who ever is packing the p60 kits is a IDIOT. they stuck the brass screw in pill in all 5 reflector kits i purchased on FT. there in a small bag not much room for the parts to bounce around
I wonder if my SMOOTH kit’s will show up the same way?

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So the parts are bouncing around where they can scratch the reflector? That was a problem when FT was new, but after receiving complaints, they started packing the reflector in a separate bag. I'm guessing they've had some turnover and nobody remembers how to do it right now...


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I got a few from them delivered in the same manner. One, non orange peal, was damaged beyond use.

Sad part is that it would take a few seconds to wrap them properly.

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I put a note in the FT ‘review’ thread for these

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They have been shipping them like this for years now.  Hundreds of complaints from dozens of customers, and they never change how they ship them.  

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The same happened to me.

I ordered 4 different ones a month ago, and only the ones with the xp-g reflector had seperately packed reflectors.
But the brass pill was inside the reflector and still managed to leave scratch marks on the reflector through the thin plastic foil.

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eh boy do I feel dumb, had I known you sold these kits on your website, I would have ordered from you saved my self the hassle from SlowTechs Garbage

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They have been shipping them like this for years now.  Hundreds of complaints from dozens of customers, and they never change how they ship them.  

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Will not be ordering from FT again, they refused to issue a refund and kept saying that they needed more photos. After the 20th time and using several expensive cameras and uploading and adding shades to show the scratches i gave up. all this drama for a few dollar in parts is not worth it LOLOL

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I had the same problem with xm ones. But I quit ordering those and only use xp sized drop-ins for now and all of them have been properly packaged. The light op ones are really good too.

https://www.fasttech.com/products/1208509

No centering ring though so those you would have to do without, or order from another store. I just sand down the thin xm ones and put them upside down. But I have seen that mtn stocks xp sized centering rings.

Edit: And btw, I didn’t bother to complain about my damaged drop-in as it was only one. You could still use it with a scratch too even if annoying. Smile

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I thought they fixed this problem. The last ones I ordered from them around Christmas were packaged correctly. Like someone mentioned above. New people working there are not with the program. I expect, if you guys complain, they will correct the problem.

I've had them run and check stock items before for different issues and they did correct the problem. If I remember what it was I'll post it here.

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RMM wrote:

They have been shipping them like this for years now.  Hundreds of complaints from dozens of customers, and they never change how they ship them.  


Yep, several years now.
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RMM wrote:

They have been shipping them like this for years now.  Hundreds of complaints from dozens of customers, and they never change how they ship them.  

This is not entirely true. I had 2 good ones for XML's arrive packaged safely last Christmas. Must be hit and miss. More miss than hit now I suspect.Wink

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If the SMO reflectors get scuffed, you could always try to turn them OP with heat resistant clear gloss paint:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsap_fpdToo

http://www.amazon.com/VHT-SP730-Gloss-Clear-Caliper/dp/B000CPJLV2