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yodadave


Mar 10, 2010, 7:38 AM
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dmm 4cu vs dragon
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So are these gonna both continue to be made or are the 4cu gonna be phased out?


yodadave


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johnwesely


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I imagine they will both still be made, as they cater to a different market.


Storjon


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I guess they compliment each other pretty good 3CU and 4CU being light and cheap and Dragons having more features for a higher price.
Also Dragons don't really cover the small sizes.

What Im really wondering is if there is a revised WC Techfriend in the works as DMM and WC share both owner and manufacturing.
Techfriends could shed some weight and get a more narrow head for the small sizes.


yodadave


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unfortunately i fear you are right, i was hoping this would mean the phasing out of 4cu s ie 4cu SALE but alas no Frown


david_kreindler


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The Dragon's doubled sling would be a nice feature upgrade for the next version of the Technical Friend.


david_kreindler


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They are calling this combo that I asked for the Demon -- Technical Friend (4CU) cam lobes on a Dragon stem/trigger.


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