Varusteleka - the strange surplus shop from Finland

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shindig

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Dec 30, 2013
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I've bought quite a lot of kit from them. Highly recommended and their packaging is pretty cool.


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Mowmow

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Jul 6, 2016
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One of my favourite shops!
Been buying from them the last 3 maybe 4 years I believe. Super fast deliveries.
Love their own brand knives.
Good prices and honest descriptions on a lot of stuff!


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Mowmow

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Jul 6, 2016
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Perhaps before that actually! I remember when they first introduced the skrama, i bought one of the very early production runs.
It came so sharp out of the box, I brushed past some clothes hung up by my brother as i left his room (showing him my new knife) when i lived at home.

Ended up with two pairs of jeans on the end of the blade as i walked through the door. Wouldnt have noticed if it didnt feel heavier. Went through multiple layers of denim like hot knife through butter

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mimo

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This site is absolutely mental. Then again, I never met a Finn who wasn't...in a good way..probably.

The Finnish surplus stuff is a lot more pricey but looks fantastic. I do wish there was more stuff in all-natural fibres in the non-militaristic/own brand ranges.

Also, the discount doesn't work any more after four years. How about a new one, @Varusteleka?!
 
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lostplanet

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Varus fantastic shop. I was sceptical but they really are superb. There own brand is great gear, good prices and excellent service.
 

Ratbag

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Aug 10, 2005
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Has anyone in the U.K. bought anything from them this year? Wondering what effect Brexit has had on shipping, duty etc.
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SaraR

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Has anyone in the U.K. bought anything from them this year? Wondering what effect Brexit has had on shipping, duty etc.
Cheers!
Assume that you'll have to pay 20% VAT when it gets to the UK and then import duty as well if it's over £135. Plus whatever handling fee the carrier adds for doing the paperwork, usually £8-12.

That way you will be pleasantly surprised if you don't have to pay up.
 

Herman30

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Aug 30, 2015
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Did a test putting an order to UK in the shopping cart of Varusteleka.

Order total


10.59 GBP excluding VAT ⚠As dictated by UK officials, UK VAT 20 % will be added to orders with a VAT excluded total of under 135 GBP. We will settle these taxes to the UK Gov.

For orders with VAT excluded total of over 135 GBP, prices will be VAT free and the UK Customs will handle collecting the taxes from the customer.
 

Hultafors Outdoor knife for Sale

We have a a number of Hultafors Outdoor Knives with Firesteels for sale.

You can see more details here in this thread OUTDOOR KNIVES The price is £27 posted to the UK. Pay via the paypal button below.