Frequently asked questions
- What is the difference between pin sizes?
- What is the height of the heel tips?
- Does it matter about the height of the pin?
- How do I measure the tips correctly?
- Do you ship internationally?
- What tools and materialsdo I need for repairing the shoes?
There are four pin sizes. Please see below.
|2.5mm||101 pin||very rare / vintage|
|2.9mm||115 pin||most popular|
|3.1mm||120 pin||second most popular|
|3.3mm||125 pin||some vintage shoes and large heel shoes|
All heel tips can be converted to the next pin size up using Flexitubes and a small amount of super glue. For instance: P1b_120 + Flexitubes = P1b_125Back to top
Standard PU heel tips range from 6-6.5mm high.
Metal heel tips are all 5mm high.
All extra hyard wearing heel tips are 6.5-7mm in height. Back to top
No, the hole in the heel goes right up to the heel.Back to top
For round tipped heels measure the diamete using a ruler or micrometer.
For D shape (horseshoe) tips measure the flat edge then the long edge. It's always better to go slightly bigger.Back to top
Yes, we do.Back to top
Hammer, block of wood.
Pliers or pincers.
File and sandpaper.
Deremel or hobby drill for professional results.
Glue, shoe cream or polish.
For any questions please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
If your enquiry is really urgent you may contact +447846276027. Please note that due to different time zones we strongly recommend that you contact us by email. We aim to reply within a day.