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Has anyone here tried these???

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by bkushner, Oct 17, 2016.

  1. bkushner

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    I had no idea they even existed until a friend send me the video..

     
  2. With The Birds

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    There are a couple of threads around here on this product.

    I would be concerned about reduced flight time and wind loading. I would also wonder how useful these may be in a fall from any significant altitude (probably not much).
     
  3. LockJaw220

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    Looks interesting. The price seems a bit high though.


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  4. bkushner

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    Yes they actually charge $20 more for 2 red 2 white versus 4 white..I do a lot of flying around marshes so this is very interesting to me. The FAQ says it reduces flight time 30% which would roughly be 5 minutes on a normal 18 minute flight
     
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    Yes these are expensive assemblies and reduce flight time. But if you need them, use them.


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    I have been watching them (water stryder) since they were announce. Nice idea but seems a bit pricey. I have been using $0.99 swim noodles which I cut and wrap a tie around. Much more economical. Will wait for price to come down.


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    Unless you have an actual reason to land on water, they are useless...