Were you allowed gunmetal hardware? When I ordered my CWU only silver hardware was an option, unless they were just out of it at the time, I ordered about two weeks ago. Didn't really matter to me though, had no preference.
Guess I ordered around the right time if lead times might be even a bit shorter now.
ToJ1 2011 ordered on April 18th.
Ribbed collar CWU (in red black ) ordered just the other night.
I honestly wonder if anyone else in my state even owns a ToJ.
It's partially the lighting, think you need a more color accurate monitor though too.On a somewhat related note: Does the ribbing on the A-2 or CWU always match the color of the lambskin? E.g: Sand lamb would have similar color cuffs, suede patch and whatnot? If so I could see why anything but black on the CWU would look bad. Maybe a grey leather with black ribbing would be interesting....somewhat hard to picture in my mind though.Just curious, still toying with the...