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Why you don't throw your shorts in the drier:

Old 04-24-07, 06:05 PM
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Why you don't throw your shorts in the drier:

Apparently some chamois are glued on.



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Awwww. So sad. So limp. Who on here reads palms?
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What brand? [botto]BONGO IS DISAPPOINTED[/botto]
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Are those the Disco bibs???!!!
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Originally Posted by DrPete
Are those the Disco bibs???!!!

Yup. Disco Nikes.
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wow, what a shame. Who makes those?
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Originally Posted by platypus
wow, what a shame. Who makes those?

Nike.
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Originally Posted by Cypress
Yup. Disco Nikes.
Sheeeyat. Soon to be collector's items too... Many would love them for the Discovery logo, and Ryanf would want them for the Cypress brand Fromunda cheese that was included.
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Hahaha.. Put em on Ebay.
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I've put bibs in the drier since day 1... and never had a problem. Note: never buy Nike bibs/shorts.
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Hahaha.. Put em on Ebay.

I'll probably tack them underneath my authentic Postal YJ.
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I always use the lowest setting if I ever put them in the dryer. Did you have it on low/high/knit/press?
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I've always air dryed mine. Too many bad things can happen in a dryer between high heat, velcro, and metal zippers which might come in contact with them.
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D'oh!
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I use medium on all my shorts, from $30 ones to $150 ones, never had a problem. Then again, none of them are Nike...
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Hey, if they were glued once they can be glued again! Head down to your local hardware store (LHS) and pick up some contact cement.
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glue them back on and send them back to where you bought it from
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Originally Posted by supertj
glue them back on and send them back to where you bought it from

I didn't buy them. They were a gift from someone "high up" on Discovery.
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If I can't wash it and throw it in the dryer I throw it in the trash.

So far no problemo. Verge and Pearl Izumi bibs/clothing.
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Originally Posted by Cypress
I didn't buy them. They were a gift from someone "high up" on Discovery.
I'm sure if you gave it back to the janitor, he can fish you another pair out of the trash after the next race.
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Originally Posted by slvoid
I'm sure if you gave it back to the janitor, he can fish you another pair out of the trash after the next race.

LOL.
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Originally Posted by mpearson76
Hey, if they were glued once they can be glued again! Head down to your local hardware store (LHS) and pick up some contact cement.
just be sure the glue is dry BEFORE you try them on.
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Originally Posted by Cypress
Apparently some chamois are glued on.
Yes, the ones that aren't stitched.

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Originally Posted by platypus
wow, what a shame. Who makes those?
Seven year old slaves in Africa.
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Originally Posted by gmiller
Seven year old slaves in Africa.
Actually, Thailand. Here's a link to a fair labor dispute involving them:
https://www.cleanclothes.org/companies/nike05-03-09.htm
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