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    Is my pin defective?

    So I bought a pin set from the Disney Store Website:

    Pin 89935: DisneyStore.com - Disney Parks Adventure - Characters with Park Food Pin Set


    and on the Chip n' Dale Pin,

    Pin 89943: DisneyStore.com - Disney Parks Adventure - Characters with Park Food Pin Set - Chip and Dale Only



    Chip's eye has no white in his eye. Is this a defective pin, or a scrapper? Has anyone had some sort of problem or bad experience purchasing pins from the Disney Store website? I will attach a pic of my pin here:



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    Quote Originally Posted by Jabberwocky View Post
    If you purchase a pin directly from Disney, it is by definition an authentic pin and not a scrapper.

    But assuming the whole run is not like that, it's probably just a manufacturing error - it happens.
    Oh okay. Thanks!

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    I like it! Zombie Chip

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    Yes I purchases those through the Disney store and the quality does not look that good




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    Quote Originally Posted by Dalamara View Post
    I like it! Zombie Chip
    Haha! Yesss!!! It looked more like Terminator Chip to me. XD

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    Quote Originally Posted by tiggermickey View Post
    Yes I purchases those through the Disney store and the quality does not look that good
    Oh I see.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AgentR View Post
    Haha! Yesss!!! It looked more like Terminator Chip to me. XD
    I'll be back....LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by starry_solo View Post
    i'll be back....lol
    hahahaha!! XD
    Last edited by AgentR; 12-25-2012 at 01:55 PM.

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    A similar thing happened with my gift jumbo pin from the Mickey's circus event.. The black part of his face is white in my pin..

    Sometimes little mistakes just happen.. Makes them unique

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    Quote Originally Posted by -em View Post
    A similar thing happened with my gift jumbo pin from the Mickey's circus event.. The black part of his face is white in my pin..

    Sometimes little mistakes just happen.. Makes them unique
    Yay for unique pins!

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    I would contact customer service and let them know! Not sure how much you paid for them, but I would bring it to someone's attention!
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    That particular set had a ton of quality issues, especially the Chip and Dale. Tho, the C & D's I received all had their eyes..lol

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    I just realized a Stitch plush I bought at MCO has a defect, lol
    His nose is upside down
    xD
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    Quote Originally Posted by mylittletyguy View Post
    I would contact customer service and let them know! Not sure how much you paid for them, but I would bring it to someone's attention!
    True. I am starting to like it now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LuvSimba View Post
    That particular set had a ton of quality issues, especially the Chip and Dale. Tho, the C & D's I received all had their eyes..lol
    Nice! So that must be a rare pin! Haha.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 5titch View Post
    I just realized a Stitch plush I bought at MCO has a defect, lol
    His nose is upside down
    xD
    OMGosh! XD I cannot imagine how Stitch would look with an upside down nose. XD

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    If you plan to keep it for yourself and it doesn't bother you then I say keep it. If you think you will want to trade down the road, I'm sure someone will call it out as a scrapper and you may want to return for a new set.

    On a DS purchase, I purchased this lanyard set from them:
    http://www.disneystore.com/disney-pa...01418/1000286/

    It was a couple of weeks later when I realized that my lanyard has 2 of the same minnie mouse pins on it and no NBC pin. I just opted to keep it. It doesn't bother me. Does make me wonder about their quality control though.


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    Quote Originally Posted by bryanag135 View Post
    If you plan to keep it for yourself and it doesn't bother you then I say keep it. If you think you will want to trade down the road, I'm sure someone will call it out as a scrapper and you may want to return for a new set.

    On a DS purchase, I purchased this lanyard set from them:
    http://www.disneystore.com/disney-pa...01418/1000286/

    It was a couple of weeks later when I realized that my lanyard has 2 of the same minnie mouse pins on it and no NBC pin. I just opted to keep it. It doesn't bother me. Does make me wonder about their quality control though.
    Yeah, I might just keep it. Wow, they gave you two of the same pins? Well, that minnie mouse pin looks pretty nice still. I think there needs to be a change in quality operations in the DisneyStore website.
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