Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) - SOE

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**This FAQ page is focused on questions about Special Operations Equipment, the company and the gear. For questions about John Willis, go here:

      • How did SOE get started?
      • What's the phone number to reach SOE?
        • 1-833-eat-a-dik
      • On the belts, what is the difference in velcro or no velcro lined?
        • Its to lock to opposing Velcro on the insides of the belt attachment tabs on our belt mounted pouches to keep them from sliding side to side

        • 99.9 percent of the time a guy asks if he needs it, then he probably does not..

      • I lost/gained a lot of weight, can I get my belt resized?
      • How do I get a job at SOE?
        • Go watch the youtube videos, it's well documented, but understand working at SOE is not all about what you see on the videos.
      • How many sewing machines are you running?
        • We are running 52 machines in the Camden shop
        • We are working on opening a second location (we aren't moving) in Jackson, TN where we will be able to double production
      • What size belt should I order?
        • We recommend a belt the same size as your pants. If you wear 32" pants then order a 32" belt. These belts will adjust outward a few inches but don't get much smaller than the size you order. 
      • I ordered a belt that doesn't fit, what do I do?
      • What does "No ETA" mean?
        • "No Estimated Time of Arrival"
        • These items are a pre-order, you are agreeing to the fact that it could be 2 days, 2 months or 10 years before you get the gear.