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piisfish

Sep 21, 2012, 12:53 AM
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I was supposed to receive my suit in November, and it arrived yesterday, 6 weeks early Crazy

Thank you Smile


uberchris  (A License)

Sep 21, 2012, 12:59 AM
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i thought this thread was gonna go the opposite direction. GOOD on you and tony!!!!!!!!!!!

apache?


piisfish

Sep 21, 2012, 1:30 AM
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i thought this thread was gonna go the opposite direction. GOOD on you and tony!!!!!!!!!!!

apache?
no not Apache, X3 Smile


FlyingPortagee  (A 64429)

Sep 21, 2012, 4:39 AM
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What was the total wait time?


piisfish

Sep 21, 2012, 4:47 AM
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A bit less than 6 weeks, including shipping overseas


devildog  (C 40302)

Sep 21, 2012, 4:49 AM
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I was supposed to receive my suit in November, and it arrived yesterday, 6 weeks early Crazy

Thank you Smile
I havent even ordered one yet... dare I hope it arrives in a few weeks?


FlyingPortagee  (A 64429)

Sep 21, 2012, 4:50 AM
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Thats really good...I might go with the I- bird instead of the Phantom if its that fast... Your pulling an all nighter eh Fish? can't sleep?


piisfish

Sep 21, 2012, 4:53 AM
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As with any manufacturer, the suit cannot arrive before you order it. Except in some very special cases


piisfish

Sep 21, 2012, 4:54 AM
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Thats really good...I might go with the I- bird instead of the Phantom if its that fast... Your pulling an all nighter eh Fish? can't sleep?
It is 2pm here

Also I would suggest demoing if possible both suits and not just make a purchase after a single post. Maybe I got lucky with the time schedule. Never tried an Ibird, but the Phantom is one of my favourite suits


(This post was edited by piisfish on Sep 21, 2012, 4:58 AM)


alygator

Sep 21, 2012, 5:17 AM
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Nice. Office pics now Wink
I m still waiting my v4, hope some good news like this


FlyingPortagee  (A 64429)

Sep 21, 2012, 5:25 AM
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Thanks for the advise :)


piisfish

Sep 22, 2012, 5:37 AM
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It is the X3 indeed. Waiting tomorrow for better weather. Just put my Ghost on top to see the difference, and the difference is huge Shocked


alygator

Oct 5, 2012, 11:06 AM
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Robi neither i just received my v4 3 weeks earlier than noticed by adrenalin :)
We wit the pics of your ws Fish


murf62

Oct 6, 2012, 2:53 AM
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You flown it yet Fish?


rbignon  (D 237927)

Oct 8, 2012, 5:34 AM
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Ordered my x3 Last week of July and received it This week.
Great improvement by tonysuits on the lead times i believe i was told my production slot would be last week of november.


piisfish

Oct 8, 2012, 5:39 AM
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You flown it yet Fish?
twice, still have to learn A LOT, specially the gestion of my legs.
On saturday started a big unwanted left turn, at the beginning it was only a turn with slight banking, which went increasing and increasing the more I tried to correct/suppress it... And then I started to understand a bit more about leg symmetry.
Also the first practice handle touches first felt very different to what I knew till now.
For the moment very happy, will try and jump it more and more, and get to close the internal pressure zippers.


murf62

Oct 8, 2012, 12:17 PM
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Yeah, having your hands connected to your feet takes some getting used to for sure. Certainly can't get away with flapping your feet around like you can in a smaller suit. Lots of people underestimate how different it is to a Phantom or V3. Ghost 3, Stealth or similar is a good stepping stone I found.


granpasc

Oct 14, 2012, 4:06 AM
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Picture of pillfish getting some money for buy X3...

http://fr.academic.ru/...r_Kriegsinvalide.jpg


kallend  (D 23151)

Oct 14, 2012, 7:41 AM
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In reply to:
I was supposed to receive my suit in November, and it arrived yesterday, 6 weeks early Crazy

Thank you Smile
I havent even ordered one yet... dare I hope it arrives in a few weeks?

Didn't it arrive 2 weeks ago?


kallend  (D 23151)

Oct 14, 2012, 7:43 AM
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As with any manufacturer, the suit cannot arrive before you order it. Except in some very special cases

FedEx is too slow. Use Superluminal Parcel Service.



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