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By Cultivating Mass
Feb 17, 2013
Leading on the only "fair means" rack.
I've had great service from the Rubber Room and Friction Fix has done really good rand work for me. Most threads have a negative slant, thought this might be a nice opportunity to thank the resolers who keep us edging with confidence. Keep it positive, bitches.

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By Miike
From MA/CT border
Feb 17, 2013
my foot
Of all the places I have had consistent resoles and delivery time, Komito Boots in CO has never let me down. they have even thrown in new laces for no extra.

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By Eddie2170
From Orange County, NY
Feb 17, 2013
I loved my resole from Platssburgh Shoe Hospital on my Muiras, did a great job and pretty cheap too

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By Adam Paashaus
From Greensboro, North Carolina
Feb 17, 2013
After you get done climbing be sure to head up to ...
Another for Komito, the grumpy curmudgeon he is. I took an old beat up pair of Kaukulators up there and he made them like new. And in reality he is a great guy. Not many people with that level of experience either. It's more or less a 1 man operation. Every now and then he will have another guy come and help out. Even now, after moving back east, I still send them out there to him.

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By frankstoneline
Feb 17, 2013
Rock and Resole! liked my solutions better after they resoled/restrapped them than when they were new.

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By Mickey Sensenbach
From San luis obispo CA
Feb 17, 2013
me at the top of higher spire!
Recycle resoles!!!

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By Derrick W
From Salt Lake City, UT
Feb 17, 2013
I just had 4 pairs done by Yosemite Bum. They did an excellent job on all the shoes. Several years ago, I had a pair of anasazis resoled by another resoler and they did such a horrible job that I didn't think they could be fixed. Yosemite Bum made them good as new.

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By Dana Bartlett
From CT
Feb 17, 2013
Komito, for almost 40 years now. Never had a problem.

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By jim.dangle
Feb 17, 2013
Plattsburgh Shoe Hospital has done a great job with the shoes I have sent.

Jim

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By matt davies
Feb 17, 2013
Rock and Resole, if you can find they're number.

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By Bryan P.
Feb 18, 2013
nice rack
I have only resoled with Yosemite bum they do great work and that is who I recommend.

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By ROC
From Englewood, CO
Feb 18, 2013
Been sending my shoes to Rock and Resole for years. Had a shoe blow out 2 days before a big climbing trip. They did a 24 hour turn around for me at the last minute. Got my business for a long time for that one!

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By Nelson Day
From Joshua Tree, CA
Feb 18, 2013
me (about to sneeze)
Rock N Resole because you get your shoes back 10 days from the day you ship them and they have always given me top notch work on my La Sportiva Miuras. Rubber Room took a month and a half to get my shoes back to me.

Rock & Resole

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By martinharris
From Glenwood Springs CO
Feb 18, 2013
Rock n resole tc pros 1 and my muira lace have been done 3 times

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By Jon H
From Boulder
Feb 18, 2013
At the matching crux
I've had 6 pairs done by Yosemite Bum thus far (mostly Sportiva shoes, FWIW) and they've all been excellent workmanship with ridiculous turnaround times... under a week, usually.

The sole they put on my Miura was cleaner and smoother than the factory sole from LS.

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By Steve Williams
From Denver, CO
Feb 18, 2013
I've had numerous resoles done by Locker at

WWW.POSITIVERESOLES.COM

He does superb work.
Period.
Decent prices.

Volume discounts.

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By danny m
From All over
Feb 18, 2013
Ancient Art, UT
Once more vote for Rock & Resole

There very fast and do an amazing job. I have had about 10 pairs of shoes done by them mostly sportiva testarosa. Only place that gets the down turn/cup thingy just like factory. Also do an amazing job with my TC pro's.

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By Kirk B.
From Boise, ID
Feb 18, 2013
belay slaving on some route I forgot the name of w...
I've used Barry's Resoles, I think he's in Fresno, or somewhere close to there. Exemplary work. I've used the Rubber Room, they do good work, too. I've got a pair of slippers I'm about to send off to Positive Resoles. I like that guy's style, so I have confidence those will be scintillatingly good work, as well. Share the love, ya'll.

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By mark felber
From Wheat Ridge, CO
Feb 18, 2013
I've had good results from Komito for quite a few years now.

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By Dirty Gri Gri, or is it GiGi?
From Vegas
Feb 18, 2013
Growing a winter coat in Red Rock Canyon- December...
Jon H wrote:
I've had 6 pairs done by Yosemite Bum thus far (mostly Sportiva shoes, FWIW) and they've all been excellent workmanship with ridiculous turnaround times... under a week, usually. The sole they put on my Miura was cleaner and smoother than the factory sole from LS.


That's good to know. I just sent two pairs of Mythos to YB last week, and was wondering (after the fact) whether others liked their work, or not. I chose them mainly for their stated quick turnaround time of 10 days as listed on their website. I've used our Vegas local Flyin' Brian's Resoles in the past, and was happy with the work but the shop was closed at the time I needed to have my shoes resoled.
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By drtyner
Feb 19, 2013
Bouldering at Niagara Glen
I send two pairs of TC Pros to Yosemite bum last summer and overall they turned out great. A fast turn around time and great customer service. One pair had a small defect in the resole rubber and after contacting them, they gave me a partial refund. I'll be sending them more shoes in the future.

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By Seth Derr
From harrisburg, pa
Feb 19, 2013
Hey there!
Haven't got a pair done in a while, but have had good experiences with Friction Fix.

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By Jason Halladay
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From Los Alamos, NM
Feb 19, 2013
Climbing at the Belvedere crag near Nago with a gr...
Nelson Day wrote:
Rock N Resole because you get your shoes back 10 days from the day you ship them and they have always given me top notch work on my La Sportiva Miuras. Rubber Room took a month and a half to get my shoes back to me. Rock & Resole

+1. I've had too-numerous-to-count resoles done by R&R over the years and have always been pleased with the job and, very importantly, the turn around time--always less than 14 days.

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By Cale Hoopes
From Sammamish, WA
Feb 19, 2013
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Very happy with my resole of my La Sportiva Mythos through Cascade Cobbler (Mazama, WA): cascadecobbler.com/ - I went with 4.2mm Onyx and it's been working great. I had to resole 6 months after buying the shoes because I went through a period of learning how to gently manage the feet (and therefore tore a hole in the rand doing too much foot drag). I haven't had a problem since and my shoes are bomber!

Enjoy!

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By Davis Stevenson
From Flagstaff, Arizona
Feb 23, 2013
Following up a new route out in the Mojave Desert....
Jon H wrote:
I've had 6 pairs done by Yosemite Bum thus far (mostly Sportiva shoes, FWIW) and they've all been excellent workmanship with ridiculous turnaround times... under a week, usually. The sole they put on my Miura was cleaner and smoother than the factory sole from LS.


Sorry to resurrect this, but I haven't found any feedback on this.

Have you had them do the rand on the top of the toe before?

With the supermoccs gone, I've been considering sending my regular Mocs off to them to get some more rubber on top. Has anyone done something similar and how did it turn out?

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By Nick Sandstrom
Feb 23, 2013
spearhead
Ive had my Acopa JBs resoled 4x by rock n resole and every time I seem to like them more.

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