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Test our beta product for free

Discussion in 'Snow Talk' started by GlideNano, May 3, 2019.

  1. GlideNano

    GlideNano First Runs

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    Hello,

    As you might have heard (or not), we want to replace toxic Fluor carbon in ski waxes by Green Super hydrophobic Nanotech.

    First lab and field tests also showed a friction reduction of 40% and the wax lasted much longer.

    Therefore we are looking for professional skiers, snowboarders, who want to do comparative testing.

    As we know the season ended in Europe and the USA, we are looking for testers who go out on glaciers or go skiing to Chili, Japan, New-Zealand, …

    For all other people, we do plan a third test round at the beginning of the 2019-2020 season.

    So please subscribe at our website and be the first to test the ski wax of the next generation.

    Thank you,

    The Glide Nano Team

    www.glidenano.com
     

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  2. Skibie

    Skibie First Runs

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    Seems interesting, when will it be available?
     
  3. skifree

    skifree grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Black txt on black.
     
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  4. person s

    person s Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    handy drop-down menu at bottom of page - switch to white, read blather, switch back to black
     
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  5. skifree

    skifree grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Way too much work.
     
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    person s Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    2 seconds max!
     
  7. skifree

    skifree grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Still too much work, if you want to sell me something you need to make it easier than having to read black on black.
     
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  8. person s

    person s Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    but it’s free!
    despite that I don’t want it
    I use a beeswax-based product which probably works
     
  9. teckel

    teckel Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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  10. crackson

    crackson A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Is that black text on a black page too?

    OP be making me feel all stevie wonder.

    I'm just gonna guess what it is.

    Is it free black unicorn ball sweat wax?
     
  11. teckel

    teckel Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Is this visible?
     
  12. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    crackson A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Wow. Green hydrocarbon free unicorns.

    Well, i'm interested.
     
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  14. Skibie

    Skibie First Runs

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    It seems they are ready to launch:

    Launching Tuesday November 19 th. (launch time below.)

    You want to be kept up to date? Just click below.
    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/glidenano/glide-nano-ski-wax-eco-meets-nano-tech

    Los Angeles, Vancouver,
    05.00 AM / 05.00
    Calgary, Denver, Salt Lake City
    06.00 AM / 06.00
    Chicago, Dallas, Fayetteville
    07.00 AM / 07.00
    New York, Washington DC, Toronto
    08.00 AM / 08.00
    Santiago, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro
    10.00 AM / 10.00
    Dublin, Lisbon, London
    01.00 PM / 13.00
    Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Oslo, Paris, Prague, Madrid, Rome, Vienna, Zurich
    02.00 PM / 14.00
    Athens, Helsinki, Jerusalem, Johannesburg
    03.00 PM / 15.00
    Moscow, Minsk, Ankara
    04.00 PM / 16.00
    Yerevan, Baku, Abu Dhabi
    05.00 PM / 17.00
    Karachi, Lahore
    06.00 PM / 18.00
    Perth, Beijing, Hong Kong, Singapore
    09.00 PM / 21.00
    Tokyo, Seoul
    10.00 PM / 22.00
    Sidney, Melbourne
    00.00 AM (Wednesday November 20th)
    Auckland
    02.00 AM (Wednesday November 20th)
     
  15. Astro666

    Astro666 One of Us

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    Kickstarter ? duplicate account. copied name brand. I smell scam. Please check.
     
  16. MarzNC

    MarzNC One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    Comes from Europe. Found a partner at an American university. There is a Facebook page that's been active for a little while.

    https://www.facebook.com/glidenano

    From the About section on Facebook
     
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    MarzNC One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    There is an odd connection between GigaGlide and Glide Nano, at least in terms of marketing. The Glide Nano Facebook Page used to be the GigaGlide Page. GigaGlide was somehow connected to Juice for sales in Europe but I don't remember the details. Both were based on similar ideas that have been refined by the DPS team to create Phantom. Glide Nano is a wax, unlike GigaGlide.
     
  18. Astro666

    Astro666 One of Us

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    So a common scam is to create a product with a similar name to name brand. Do the cheapest marketing possible. e.g. A Facebook Page, a cheap ass webpage and Dupliate accounts on blogs. One account confirming the other, that the product is valid.

    Then create a kickstarter account and get people to contribute. Then only deliver a token item, to comply with kickstarter requirements.

    #justsayn.
     
  19. Skibie

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    Wow, can you also solve Area 51 and the murder on Kennedy at the same time? :);)

    The reason is far more simple: one of the guys who worked for Gigaglide, left. As he wasn't happy, the researcher of that Austrian company never showed real test results.
    As they still owned him money, he didn't want to give the Gigaglide FB pages, so he changed the logo.
    That's a still ongoing lawsuit.

    So he looked for a partner, to develop a wax able to replace fluorocarbons.
    That's how Glide Nano was founded.

    So apart that one of the Glide Nano founders use to work for Gigaglide, there is nothing the same about those 2 products.

    Nor is it a scam.
     
  20. Skibie

    Skibie First Runs

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    Yes, it's all a scam. LOL:eek::crap:

    Did you even go and look at the website or Kickstarter?

    Cheap ass?

    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/glidenano/glide-nano-ski-wax-eco-meets-nano-tech?ref=cl27ui
     
  21. Astro666

    Astro666 One of Us

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    Hi @Skibie. Are you denying any collusion with the forum member @GlideNano, when you posted,
    Because that would be fraudulent my friend.

    And thanks for the link to donate money to Glide Nano. You must just be a lover of wax. <shakes head>
     
  22. GlideNano

    GlideNano First Runs

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    I just came back to this forum, we have been so busy with our Kickstarter and setting up production.

    We only asked for testers here (for us that seems like ages ago)

    Everybody, whatever your opinion: keep calm, stay polite...

    Our backers will get there waxes next week.

    Honestly, if we would want to set up a scam, we would launch a cheap drone, smartwatch or whatever electronic device.
    A ski wax isn't the best thing for that :)
     
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    hipo One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Ahhh, but it does lead to a slippery downhill slope. :)
     
  24. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    No.
     
  25. skifree

    skifree grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Please.
     
  26. teckel

    teckel Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Fair comment :thumbs: