/ Re-soling Sportiva B3 Boots
Have a set of Sportiva Nepal Extreme boots that have served me well over the years and I'm soon going to have to consider resoling them.
Does anyone have any knowledge of who or where does this? anyone done it before?
Feet first in Chesterfield will do it for about £50 I think.
Went to some shoe repair place in Cham (can't remember the name but it's near to the midi lift), they stuck the sole back on for 12 euros, collected them later the same day, been great ever since. Recommended.
My point would be that the shape of the boot can be changed in the resoling process. I found that the boots were no longer comfortable after re-soling, despite trying to break them in again. I sold them on and just about covered the cost of re-soling them.
Lancashire Shoe Repairs. I have to be careful about what I say about them. I contacted Scarpa about a problem with a pair of their B3 boots, they told me to send them to LSR for repair under guarantee. The boots that came back were a disaster! (My physio told me the soles would have wrecked my knees, they were so out of line and uneven.) I rang Scarpa and they said they'd pay for them to be done at Feet First. Fine. Then the Director at LSR rang me at home and railed at me for 20 minutes. He was abusive and threatening and insisted that I had no right to complain to Scarpa. Only personal experience but......
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