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    Default Mother-Of-All-Shuttles

    I recall two brands that couldn't be collapsed even with a road-roller.
    They were Penguin and Super Duck (this was quite a while ago).
    This was in India.

    To begin with, they were as heavy as small paperweights.
    Secondly, the feathers were stuck with some kind of ultra-powerful glue.
    Thirdly, the feathers seemed to have come from some god-almighty goose...they would neither split nor break.
    After a few well-hit rallies, the shuttles would flare up into a mighty resistant bird which would sap your energy faster than you could top up.

    In short, you could play for months with one of these missiles.

    However, you'd need to either restring frequently, use extra-thick strings or drastically lower your string tension.
    At the end of the day, what you saved on shuttles invariably went to buying new strings.

    I wonder if they're still being manufactured.
    If exported, they could quickly put the Yonexes and the PTs out of business.

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    Default shuttlecocks

    Hi BennyC

    How much is Victor there?
    Do you have Aeroplane there?

    I sell Aeroplane here in the Philippines.
    The running rate now is :
    Aeroplane Green (G1130) is PHP620/tube.
    Aeroplane Red (SG1130) is PHP710/tube.

    How much is the exchange rate now?
    hahaha ... I'm not sure if it is cheaper or more expensive.

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    I think these prices are pretty good:
    http://www.badmintoncentral.com/foru...ad.php?t=47979

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    hi sir do u have available red aeroplane and how much now ? pls reply thru my cel 09228250964 thank u.

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    Quote Originally Posted by seatiger View Post
    Hi, I am very new to the game. Where can I find protech pt-10 or RSL 7 in Singapore? Or rather where can I find a lot of shuttlecocks choices in Singapore?
    central area
    http://sg.streetdirectory.com/asia_t...el_site_12997/

    west side

    queensway shopping center beside the alexendar hospital

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    I live in Vancouver,Canada. I am in the upper beginner to mid intermediate level. I am looking for a durable good quality feather birdie that you can buy arond here for 20 to 25 dollars or less for about a dozen or so. If any of you out there know which birdies that you can buy where I live that fit within this price range and such, it would be much appreciated.

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    HangYu #1 is the best for the price, around $19/tube when purchased in larger batches

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    Thanks. But do you have any info 'bout where to purchase them?

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