Results 1 to 20 of 47

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Johnson City, TN
    Posts
    376

    Default Pigeon Mountain breathable suit $150

    Just wondering if any one else out there has one? I looked at suits for a couple of years, I saw the Ultra Breeze and Golden Bee. I always wanted one but did not have $259 for a suit. Then I found these guys from GA, Pigeon Mountain Trading company. They have breathable suits but they only cost $150. Sounded to good to be true but I love mine! Just curious and also wanted to get word out before you pay the $259 like I almost did.
    Last edited by beehonest; 11-17-2011 at 06:03 PM.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Palm Bay, FL, USA
    Posts
    2,312

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suite $150

    Suite is a set of rooms, usually in a high class hotel. I think you may be looking for a suit.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Johnson City, TN
    Posts
    376

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suite $150

    Well I corrected my post but it would not let me correct thread?

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    St. Albans, Vermont
    Posts
    5,120

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suite $150

    Nah, it's a group of musical pieces grouped together as in the Bach cello suites. #s 1and 2 are especially good.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Munfordville, Ky. U.S.A.
    Posts
    1,245

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suite $150

    There was a thread about the Pidgeon Mountain SUIT, it is made in China if I remember correctly. I'll be patriotic and go with the Ultra Breeze. At least that's what I told Santa.
    So much to learn, so little time!!

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Johnson City, TN
    Posts
    376

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suite $150

    I don't know about that thread but it is wrong. It is made here in the USA by them. They say they make the fabric also. At any rate it is a great suit! I guess you have more money than most of us to throw around?

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Fort Worth, TX, USA
    Posts
    1,727

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suit $150

    Good to know. Do they make a jacket like the ultrabreeze jacket? Because while my Dadant suit has done an excellent job of protecting me, it is miserably hot in summer.
    Time to be a gypsy again, 2014 will be my prep year, my bees want a better area with actual rainfall.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Johnson City, TN
    Posts
    376

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suit $150

    Hi Gypsi, yes they do it is $95. I think the reason they are cheaper is because they are a bigger operation. From what I have read on the ultrabreeze site it sounds like it is probably a guy in his garage that makes them, I think it's the same with Golden Bee. They are good products they just don't have the resources that Pigeon Mountain. They also have a general store.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Munfordville, Ky. U.S.A.
    Posts
    1,245

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suit $150

    beehonest,
    Sorry to inform you but I emailed the company and they are not made in the USA. He told me that their statements weren't intending to mislead with their statement, but I informed him that he was. Believe what you want, I know!
    So much to learn, so little time!!

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Fort Worth, TX, USA
    Posts
    1,727

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suit $150

    I'll just tell Santa I want an ultrabreeze jacket. (actually wasn't there a discount bee jacket offer floating around beesource for awhile? Not ultrabreeze, but about $35, and everyone was ordering them?)
    Time to be a gypsy again, 2014 will be my prep year, my bees want a better area with actual rainfall.

  11. #11
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Munfordville, Ky. U.S.A.
    Posts
    1,245

    Default Re: Pigeon Mountain breathable suit $150

    Here is the proof!

    Mr. Cook,

    Thank you for contacting Pigeon Mountain Trading Company.

    Please rest assured that PMTC is not trying to imply in any way any product is made anywhere other than where it is. We are wholly owned by U.S. Vinyl Corporation which has operations in the Americas, Asia and Europe. We weave or extrude most of our own fabrics, do our own sewing/fabrication, and no matter what country we are working in, all things are done to U S specifications. Most of our bee wear is currently being sewn in India from fabrics made in various countries including the USA and each piece of clothing will have a tag in the neck which designates the country it was final fabricated in. There is no intent to hide or disguise where we make any of our PMTC brand products. We are very proud of the quality of all our products sold under the PMTC Brand and offer a 100% money back guarantee to our customers if they are not in any way fully satisfied with any of our products upon receiving them.

    I hope this addresses any issues you might have and answers your inquiry but please let us know if we can be of further assistance.

    Thank you again for contacting us.
    Randy Cumbee
    General Manager
    Pigeon Mountain Trading Company



    -----Original Message-----
    From: bcook [[/SIZE][SIZE=2]mailto:bcook@scrtc.com[/SIZE][SIZE=2]]
    Sent: Mon 9/26/2011 8:54 PM
    To: Pigeon Mountain Trading Company
    Subject: Contact PMTC

    Where are the ventilated beesuits and jackets made. You imply that that
    they are made in the USA, but don't ever say that. If they are made in
    the USA then you will get lots of sales of them. If they are made
    elsewhere you need to say so, or you are going to make some unhappy
    because they believe they are made here from the way you state the product description.
    Thank you, Brent Cook

    I recieved this email from Pigeon Mountain, at least they did reply, and now we can make an informed choice. Good luck!!
    Brent
    Last edited by valleyman; 09-29-2011 at 07:37 AM.
    So much to learn, so little time!!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Ads