Originally Posted by ThunderCactus
And if you believe an $80 piece of clone gear is the same quality as a $300 piece of real steel gear, then you're just not experienced enough to know the difference lol
Just let them buy 2 or 3 times over replacing stuff. They will learn...eventually.
I don't claim to buy the best or always authentic. I'm actually happy with few things like my condor soft shell but, I don't go beating the hell out of it expecting more than what I paid for.