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Offline wink

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Re: New pedal drive yak
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2018, 03:22:29 PM »
Itís the version 1 patent that has expired, the current hobie drive still is protected from being copied for some time..   remember the mirage drive has been out now for over 20 years.   

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Re: New pedal drive yak
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2018, 03:22:29 PM »
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Offline MikeM

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Re: New pedal drive yak
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2018, 09:42:58 AM »
Wow contravesy!

Consumers always win when there is more competition. 

It will be interesting to see how hobie reacts.

Offline letterman1

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New pedal drive yak
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2018, 12:55:49 PM »
Did I read somewhere that the patent on the hobie drive is expiring at sometime?  I saw this on YouTube.
   

 

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