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  #155891 11-Aug-2008 13:48
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I used a Griffin Wave with a 1st gen iphone and it was excellent. Lots of protection and close fitting. Looked really cool as well.

http://www.griffintechnology.com/products/wave

You can et them in NZ at various stores.

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  #155924 11-Aug-2008 15:36
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martin308: www.bestskinsever.com, I got one of these. Definetly recommend it, easy to put on and can barely see that its there, I have to tell most people there is anything on it


Just ordered myself one of the 1 Piece and one of the 2 Piece, Just in case one doesn't work out.




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  #155935 11-Aug-2008 16:10
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nzbullet:
martin308: www.bestskinsever.com, I got one of these. Definetly recommend it, easy to put on and can barely see that its there, I have to tell most people there is anything on it


Just ordered myself one of the 1 Piece and one of the 2 Piece, Just in case one doesn't work out.


I've just ordered the 1 piece version of the full body skin. A little intrigued by the application method - hope that none of the water finds its way in to any crevice of the iPhone!!

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  #155936 11-Aug-2008 16:16
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Its a little worrying but as long as its turned off its all good.

Just remember it may look a little crap when you first put it on but wait the 24-48 hours before you rip it off as it improves alot over time.

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  #156478 13-Aug-2008 07:58
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I got the invisible skin for it they its only .2 of a millimetre thick and made from the same material as helicopter wing tips.  What a sales line but it worked on me and seem to be working fine with no pocket scratches.  I also have a leather pouch as its a lot smaller than all the leather cases out there and about quarter the price.  There is nothing worse than some big clunky case around your beautiful slim iPhone. This gives me the best of both, leather pouch to protect from drops and the likes and an invisible skin so it looks like an ordinary iPhone when i am using it with nothing getting in the way.  Together cost me $35 delivered to my door from trademe.

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  #156653 13-Aug-2008 17:43
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I'm planning on ordering an Incipio ORION Sleeve online if I can't find any shops that sell them here. Does anyone know if you can buy them anywhere in Auckland? I've also ordered a fullbodyfilms.com protection pack.



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  #157266 15-Aug-2008 18:16
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Man i bought that case from the US site last Saturday and it still hasn't arrived :/


 
 
 
 


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  #157271 15-Aug-2008 18:40
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I've just ordered mine. That seems like a really long time given they are charging US$20 for postage and handling. Do they update the status from "Paid-Recent" as your order progresses? I'm hoping that if they don't they give you a tracking number when it ships to you can follow its progress. 



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  #157273 15-Aug-2008 18:44
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i think the postage was only around $3. My order status says

Order DateStatusShip DatePayment ByConfirmation No.Shipment Tracking
8/8/08Shipped8/11/08Visa

shipment tracking has nothing :(

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  #157285 15-Aug-2008 19:59
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Are you talking about the Incipio case or Full Body Films? 



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  #157322 15-Aug-2008 22:21
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www.bestskinsever.com,  :(

just that 1 piece case

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  #157323 15-Aug-2008 22:24
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Ah, try and remember to quote the post you are responding to, otherwise it gets confusing. Wink

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  #157329 15-Aug-2008 23:10
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Mine arrived today.
From trademe but you can get directly from http://www.invisibleguard.co.nz

I bought on trademe but you can get it for $30 plus postage directly from web site.
This is the same stuff mentioned on this thread earlier re wing tip cover.
2 Piece clear film that is applied.
Scratch resistent
Takes 24-48 hrs  to properly apply though




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  #157335 15-Aug-2008 23:50
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sonex: Man i bought that case from the US site last Saturday and it still hasn't arrived :/



When I ordered mine off the site I got a confirmation email that indicated that deliveries outside of the US are expected to take between 7 and 10 business days - you've only been waiting for 5...



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  #157872 19-Aug-2008 01:44
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ok i finally got this thing today and quite frankly it is the most terrible thing i ever bought.

i opened it up and thought, ok people online seem to have so much trouble putting this on but I;ll go extra slow and get it right the first time round. I spent the past hour in a steamy bathroom trying to put thin piece of **** on with no air bubbles but theres just no possible way to get it done 100% right..
im moving on to a silicon case or something similar because this sticky plastic sheet thing is absolute crap


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