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Rainpal

#1 Post by Chrissb6 » Wed Feb 17, 2016 7:26 pm

Another gadget, this one might work?!


Any takers, what do you lot think?

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Re: Rainpal

#2 Post by MR_W » Wed Feb 17, 2016 7:29 pm

Been saying since I was a kid that I was amazed no one had designed that. Whether it works is another matter. Wouldn't object to trying one tho.
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Re: Rainpal

#3 Post by Ricky » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:19 pm

The wiper looks a little flimsy for my liking, not a bad idea though :)
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#4 Post by Mr Fro » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:28 pm

It's not the tiny wiper for me, it's the huge bar thing at the top of the visor.

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Re: Rainpal

#5 Post by Chrissb6 » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:29 pm

I can see it scratching the visor particularly on days after rain when your hit by dirty spray from the roads.

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#6 Post by Hoggs » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:31 pm

Seems like something else to go wrong.. think I'll stick to my glove :lol:
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#7 Post by Stu » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:43 pm

I will stick to the huge screen that keeps the rain off :mrgreen:
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#8 Post by RantMachine » Wed Feb 17, 2016 10:40 pm

Bugger off Stu, you're not fooling anyone - we all know your bike never sees the rain :mrgreen:
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#9 Post by JRH » Thu Feb 18, 2016 8:13 am

With Mr Fro on that. How much drag is that going to add to the hemet.
Will the suckers keep it attached?
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#10 Post by fq-craigus » Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:27 am

Ihave a wiper blade on my index finger lol
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Re: Rainpal

#11 Post by Gin » Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:31 am

fq-craigus wrote:Ihave a wiper blade on my index finger lol
Was just thinking that I'm sure I've seen gloves that specificly have an extra bit of rubber on the index fingers for this very reason..

I just turn my head slightly and use the wind speed to shove all the water off.. Looks like I'm doing neck exercises :lol:
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#12 Post by JRH » Thu Feb 18, 2016 10:13 am

Used to have something like this. Should get a new one.
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Re: Rainpal

#13 Post by RantMachine » Thu Feb 18, 2016 10:34 am

Anyway, this thing is just a crowfunding scam rather than a legit product.
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#14 Post by Adam » Thu Feb 18, 2016 7:10 pm

The "creator" got really arsey on Facebook when people starting criticising his idea and asking challenging questions, he ended up saying everyone on the internet is negative and he doesn't need any people like that buying his product.

So yeah I won't be buying one!!
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#15 Post by numptyspence » Thu Feb 18, 2016 7:21 pm

Bad rain is just the perfect excuse to find a cafe for a brew
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