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Old 01-03-2021, 12:31 PM
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Rough. They seemed like a really good middle ground between the stock links and the solid link. Guess I'll be going with stock setup.
I agree completely. I like mine.

I wonder if there was a sufficient group order it would be worthwhile for him to tool up and make a bunch? He could fill all the group orders and put a few more in inventory, then shut down again.
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Old 01-03-2021, 12:54 PM
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what a pity

Been flying mine since about 1 1/2 year and am very happy with the product: look great, are light and aerodynamic, and give full deflection either side
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Old 01-03-2021, 03:40 PM
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I read VAF a lot and had never heard of these, I bet it is a function of people not knowing about them.

Anyone have pics?

I might be interested for the -8, something between the stock chains / springs and the more "direct" connect options sounds great.
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Old 01-03-2021, 06:16 PM
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I'll add my name to a list of folks who would buy a set as part of group buy, if that helps bring them back!

A friend of mine has them on his RV-8 , and they are really slick!
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Old 01-03-2021, 06:45 PM
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Old Vans web pic:



I like them enough to buy another set.
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Old 01-03-2021, 07:01 PM
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I have an email out to Brent to see if he would be interested in a one time production run asking how many he would need to make and at what price.
Its possible we could do a group buy if there is enough interest.
I'll keep you posted.
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Old 01-04-2021, 11:38 AM
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Sign me up for a set, if Brent is willing.
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Old 01-04-2021, 11:46 AM
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If they make another run add me to the list.
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Old 01-04-2021, 03:10 PM
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Add me to the list of buyers.
I have these on my RV8, but want to make sure I have a spare.
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Old 01-04-2021, 03:48 PM
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I got a kit I might sell. Cables looked too long.
Have not thought about a price. Its been sitting on the shelf
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