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#16 Chuck Rock

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Posted 22 January 2015 - 01:34 pm

I got a email saying "will be dispatched on or before the 13th" ... now the 20th the annoyance is Ive ordered the diy kits and I've seen a video where he makes one of the 3 cattys in under 4 mins real time !

 

no reply's to my emails , I wouldn't be bothered if he just got a email saying he's got loads of work on or whatever telling me but instead  the silent treatment

 

seems to me the customer service stops as soon as the money is transferred , I ended up forking out again and getting one from blood shot catapults just a plastic jobbie but well made the service was second to none received it next day and the pouch is the best ive ever used

 

john certainly wont be getting any more of my money plenty of other vendors that are as good and cheeper too

 

Just my 2p but shooting flats, I prefer a HDPE bloodshot hunter over a GKJ.  I love my bloodshot and it's absolutely bombproof.

 

Only problem I've had (easily fixed) with a bloodshot is they're a little unfinished and rough in the holes on the fork tips, so looped tubes wear out a fraction faster.

 

Still shoot it though. Wrapped in lots of 1842 tube it's comfy and never gonna break


Edited by Chuck Rock, 22 January 2015 - 01:39 pm.

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#17 tom22

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Posted 24 January 2015 - 08:06 pm

Ordered mine 24th Nov still waitin

#18 1Wally

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Posted 24 January 2015 - 08:58 pm

People waiting who ordered in October mate. It'll turn up one day haha

#19 Ben Houghton

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Posted 25 January 2015 - 04:08 pm

Got a email from him today , apologising about the delay , he said that he isn't doing custom orders untill he has cleared the back log ... He assured me that it is getting shipped Tuesday

#20 Gaz_1989

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Posted 30 January 2015 - 01:31 am

Glad it's not just me.

I sent him £60 for an adult and junior milbro on 4th December.

Emailed him and Facebook messaged him 4-5 times and no reply.

Has anyone got a phone number for the guy?

#21 the big chief

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Posted 30 January 2015 - 09:14 am

I would have never used him there are a few lads on hear make better ones than him

#22 brambles

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Posted 30 January 2015 - 03:37 pm

A phone number be better off with the pricks address, sounds like he at the fiddle to me fly cu@t!!
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#23 look up

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Posted 02 February 2015 - 05:06 pm

Dominic littlewood springs to mind...ask for your money back..atb
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#24 jukel123

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Posted 02 February 2015 - 09:30 pm

I ordered one on December 6th.

I contacted Paypal today, maybe hell read their email. He doesn't reply to mine.



#25 bigoy19706

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Posted 02 February 2015 - 10:09 pm

dont no why any one wood buy one off him most of the catty he makes you can nock up in 45 mins in your shed



#26 wuyang

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Posted 03 February 2015 - 11:39 am

I'd hate to wait that long for it to turn up....4 weeks max...and that would seem like a life time. Saying that I've seen some catapults out there that I would be prepared to patiently wait for......., but let's face it it only takes minutes for somebody to email you out of curtesy to apologise for the delay......and maybe include a free set of bands.

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#27 CraignTod

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Posted 03 February 2015 - 12:15 pm

Got a email from him today , apologising about the delay , he said that he isn't doing custom orders untill he has cleared the back log ... He assured me that it is getting shipped Tuesday

 

 

thats prob a automated reply :laugh:

i waited like 2-3 times the estimated delivery time, it will come.............. ...............eventually :)



#28 1Wally

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Posted 03 February 2015 - 12:50 pm

Fcuk GKJ
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#29 midnight

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Posted 04 February 2015 - 11:29 am

Makes my toes curl reading this stuff ..
My worst worry is I won't get my orders to my customers fast enough.
If it's not in the post the day it's paid for its either a Sunday or something totally unavoidable has happened .
You read this so much with "custom craft" stuff . I'm recon that's the third "maker" I've read about that does /did this .. RK on here did it , that fish fella I'm told did it , now GK ....

I'm with longers , if the demands that great smile and get on to a cnc router company and make a living proudly !!

Iv had a few of the custom catties myself , I don't get the hype . They all smash your hands ??
Me and two mates had one each , one lads a very good shot , we all had near on broken knuckles after a day's mooch ..

I forge them up out of 12mm round mild steel and use 4 tubes like the black widow but doubled and there really good no smashed knuckles or brands slapping you .
Rough as Fock but plenty good enough to miss with 3,000 shots in a day 😞

But back to missing orders , this stuff effects other crafts to . Anyone reading this thread or similar might think twice before ordering off me .....

It's not hard to just keep your word , be honest , you can always decline the order if you're flat out with other stuff ...
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#30 riohog

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Posted 04 February 2015 - 11:40 am

shame  ,,sighn of the times im  afraid ,  im big on comu ication with customers  , allways try to get stuff posted as soon as reasonably possible  and send them a note, that is has been posted , normaly they will recieve ,the next day  with a r/m sighned for pacage     sometimes 2 days   i can allways     provide                      bar code  proof of postage  .                  bad news travells fast   so like said  before   keep it honest  and open :thumbs:  






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