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Old 10-07-2009, 02:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Really expensive mitts

Just wondering if anyone has an explanation for why these mitts are so damn expensive (outside of the typical Burton is money hungry super company). I work at a shop so either way I wouldn't have to pay this much, just wondering if its really going to be double the warmth/quality anything of another mitt or its just grossly overpriced. Thanks!

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Old 10-07-2009, 02:07 PM   #2 (permalink)
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As far as I can see it might be because of the leather palms, other that, dunno.
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Old 10-07-2009, 02:15 PM   #3 (permalink)
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All of their expensive gloves have triple goose down fill so I would bet that has something to do with it
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Old 10-07-2009, 02:18 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Well, Gore-tex, goose down, etc. add to the cost, but I agree that is ridiculous.
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Old 10-07-2009, 02:24 PM   #5 (permalink)
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burtons whole AK line is stupid expensive.
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