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08-17-2005, 11:13 AM #18
Well i bought it then i was like
omg feather shuttles will die fast, *maybe i shouldn't use them* so then i have use them since then, lol
i plan on using one this saturday
11-01-2007, 11:30 PM #19
how do "moist" shuttles last longer? i'm not exactly sure.
11-03-2007, 05:05 AM #20
I may just be wrong here, as most respondents seem to come from colder climates, so it may actually make a big difference, but is it really worth all the trouble?! How long does its life span get extended?
11-04-2007, 03:18 PM #21
if you do it while you're waiting your food to cook/or taking a bath/shower, yes for sure. or while you make tea, and the water is boiling.
togey: it's not wrong, but best is to take them out of the tubes, and roll just the feather part on the steam. that way you won't ruin the cork.
11-08-2007, 02:04 AM #22
Here's what ppl do here.I guess what he did was rite.That can be done as
Since not all of us have a humidifier,then i suggest a more user-friendly way.Ppl here,they boil a kettle of water n use the steam to humidify the shuttles.They open the bottom n steam it.But keeps the top shuts.Otherwise the steam will go out as soon as it puts inside.The steaming progress is about 1 minute to 2 minutes top.Dont steam it too long,cos u're not cooking it.Then,after u're done,close the top.Do it at least an hour or 2 before u play.A night before is the best.
Dip it into a water bowl or just splash it just before u play is not a good way.I've used that method few times already..but it wont work.It'll only work if u keep it wet for at least a few hours before u play.U have to let the water be absorbed into the feathers,instead of just wetting it.If u're just wetting it,then the water will be gone after few hits.
I prefer the steaming one.It works best.
11-08-2007, 02:07 AM #23
03-19-2011, 05:56 AM #24
Does anyone know what the optimal storage conditions for shuttles are???
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