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Tilley LTM6 Airflo Hat - $49.99

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[Costco] Tilley LTM6 Airflo Hat - $49.99

Not sure if it's a "hot" deal, bit significantly cheaper than other retailers. Only about 100 available. Limited time.
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A great deal, but only one color (white). I have the LTM5 in rock face color which is the same, but has a smaller brim.
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Made in China unlike their other Canadian made models so i guess that reflects the price.
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I bought into Tilley Hats many years ago when they were just mail order. Great hat and great warranty. When it wears out just exchange for a new one for free. I'm on my third hat now. First one wore out and I went to the Queen's Quay store for free replacement. When the second one wore out I went to Mississauga SQ1 store and got a free replacement. Third one is still going strong but both stores are now closed. I hope the Don Mills store will stay open.
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how old does one have to be to wear these? Would you be labelled as a boomer instantly?
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eelfliw wrote: I bought into Tilley Hats many years ago when they were just mail order. Great hat and great warranty. When it wears out just exchange for a new one for free. I'm on my third hat now. First one wore out and I went to the Queen's Quay store for free replacement. When the second one wore out I went to Mississauga SQ1 store and got a free replacement. Third one is still going strong but both stores are now closed. I hope the Don Mills store will stay open.
Is that the spirit of their offer? I have a Tilley hat and I know it's good quality. If a seam ripped or there was some other defect I'd for sure send it in. But if it gets worn out from years of use I think I'd buy a new one. Of you like that much to wear it all the time, it seem like you're getting your value out of it. Why not support the company that made it?

I do the same thing with Darn Tough socks. Abused my first pair for 4 years. Sent them in with a small hole and got a "free pair," but then felt bad about it. I for sure got many times the use out of them that I would have got from cheaper socks. Plus I loved the comfort of them.

If we abuse the spirit of these refund policies, either the company will stop offering it or cease to exist, no?
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2Sedins1Cup wrote: how old does one have to be to wear these? Would you be labelled as a boomer instantly?
I bought mine for kayaking. Label me whatever you like...
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2Sedins1Cup wrote: how old does one have to be to wear these? Would you be labelled as a boomer instantly?
I bought my first Tilley hat when I was 25. I don't care what people think....I wanted a light perfectly sized hat with the best sun protection for travelling
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did this happen to anyone else? I ordered ONE today, and received EIGHT order confirmation emails, with different order numbers! My online account is showing THREE separate orders, and I can't cancel any of them.
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mrmsups wrote: Is that the spirit of their offer? I have a Tilley hat and I know it's good quality. If a seam ripped or there was some other defect I'd for sure send it in. But if it gets worn out from years of use I think I'd buy a new one. Of you like that much to wear it all the time, it seem like you're getting your value out of it. Why not support the company that made it?

I do the same thing with Darn Tough socks. Abused my first pair for 4 years. Sent them in with a small hole and got a "free pair," but then felt bad about it. I for sure got many times the use out of them that I would have got from cheaper socks. Plus I loved the comfort of them.

If we abuse the spirit of these refund policies, either the company will stop offering it or cease to exist, no?
Nah. It's baked into the price. The average Joe is not going to wear out a hat. Shit, I have made in China woven paper Stetson that I bought from a discount store here in town years ago. I've taken to the beach and glamping multiple times over multiple years, and it's still held together. You'd have to try really hard to wear one out.
Companies that offer this type of warranty benefit from work of mouth in the long run. Sears Craftsman tools was famous for their hand tool warranty.
I've had Moen lavatory faucets replaced for free due to bubbling finishes (much to the delight of the client) for the same reason. Same goes for Ridgid Tools Lifetime Service Agreement; free battery replacements for life as well as other servicing.
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Thanks OP. Ordered one to replace the one I forgot is a rush to get out of the UK in March. This is functional wear, not fashionable wear, unless you have a bread and a walking stick or a paddle in your hand.
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MrFrugal1 wrote: Nah. It's baked into the price. The average Joe is not going to wear out a hat. Shit, I have made in China woven paper Stetson that I bought from a discount store here in town years ago. I've taken to the beach and glamping multiple times over multiple years, and it's still held together. You'd have to try really hard to wear one out.
Companies that offer this type of warranty benefit from work of mouth in the long run. Sears Craftsman tools was famous for their hand tool warranty.
I've had Moen lavatory faucets replaced for free due to bubbling finishes (much to the delight of the client) for the same reason. Same goes for Ridgid Tools Lifetime Service Agreement; free battery replacements for life as well as other servicing.
Yes I agree the price reflects the warranty. But there's a tipping point where they no longer think it's worth it to offer. To your points, an average Joe doesn't buy a Tilley to begin with, and unlike Ridgid tools, most buyers aren't going to own multiple Tilley hats. Of course they have other items, but I think hats are the money maker. Anyway, you're probably right, I'd just be interested in seeing the numbers behind offers like this.

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The fact that they actually have sized hats is a bonus. I have an above average melon, and the "One Size" hats are a problem for me.
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2Sedins1Cup wrote: how old does one have to be to wear these? Would you be labelled as a boomer instantly?
Yep, get ready for a lot of OK Boomer
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fkl118 wrote: Yep, get ready for a lot of OK Boomer
I'm 29. I wear mine all summer, most days. I've had it for five years now. Outside all the time, mostly kayaking. Never once has someone commented or even looked at it weird.
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I had checked out their website for a bucket hat in the past, but they dont make them size 8 and up. My costco size head needs to look at the U.S for something that fits.
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pencil364 wrote: I'm 29. I wear mine all summer, most days. I've had it for five years now. Outside all the time, mostly kayaking. Never once has someone commented or even looked at it weird.
I have the same hat too. Great summer hat. Though everywhere I go at least in Ontario I see older people wearing the same tilley airflo hat. My wife says it's like an old man tilley hat convention!
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fkl118 wrote: Yep, get ready for a lot of OK Boomer
Yeah, OK boomer
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I have a Tilley vest, hat and pants, all guaranteed for life.

Replaced my hat once and they let me keep the worn out one.

Guess I should start wearing them more, not sure how much longer the company will still stay in business.

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