Zebra Mussels!!!

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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by alkoop » Sat Jan 05, 2019 1:13 pm

Guinea pig just ordered two sets of XL for Lyle and I to try. I have my daughter and family coming mid January so they can bring the socks down. So the test has been moved up a few months! 😱
PS. UPS delivery two business days not like USPS although a little steep $14.00 delivery fee.
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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by mcdunc » Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:39 pm

Thanks Al. Good luck with the test! 👍
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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by mcdunc » Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:33 am

Got your Kite Manitoba on site Aruba report. Care to elaborate here as to why the Skinner's rate behind Swiss socks? Too much stick to the boardedness?? :mexican:

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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by alkoop » Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:36 am

I found way to stickiness to the board. No ability to even shuffle the slightest amount with your feet. Swiss socks at least allow pretty easy slides and shuffles. I felt like I had to over exaggerate every little movement. I gave my daughter a lesson and the most comfortable protective socks to date. Great instructors socks and work well with twin tipping.
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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by mcdunc » Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:44 am

Thanks Al. Very helpful info.

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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by Myron » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:29 pm

Minnesota scientists map zebra mussel genome. Now to cripple them.:

http://strib.mn/2G5WDDM
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Re: Zebra Mussels!!!

Post by mcdunc » Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:01 am

Thanks Myron. Still years away from genetically engineering them on large scale, but there's hope. Whatever solution they apply, I hope the cure isn't worse than the disease. Such a complicated issue, with so many unforeseen outcomes.

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