^ lulz, sorry to dig up painful memory. oh, i'm not planning to do anything on mine__ had quite enough painful share of size downs in my day. it's either going back out to the supermarket or it's gonna be some sweet birthday present to a friend & fellow enthusiast. i knew 33 post soak on a tagged W33 was too good to be true. i really wasn't planning on getting them after reading up & learning about the sizing issue, but the owner [from here @FS] dove the price down__ to which was incomprehensibly irresistable to a degenerate denimhead .