Is there a gadget that this industry is missing?

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  1. Mikey P
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    Do you find yourself thinking EVERY DAY "If only I had a________, this would go so much quicker or come out better..."

    other than a two headed wand, what hasn't been invented yet?
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    The perfect furniture cleaning tool.
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    Cell phone holder on my wand
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    An efficient air-powered vacuum attachment for TM use.

    I have it designed, but may never build it.
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    I working on a camera filter that removes double chins and boogers so that carpet cleaner Hey Guy videos are somewhat more watchable..
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    A stair wand designed to clean stairs that go down so you aren't working against your hose.
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    How about a free online IQ/Personality Test to evaluate new owners and techs?
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    I'm interested.
    The TurboVacs last longer now that they have a real bearing in place of a bushing. (and you stick a weight over the brush) Still last about two years in our use.

    There was a guy at a trade show several years ago surveying people about building a heavy duty metal version. He came back and said he'd have to get a $300 retail price to make it worthwhile. I said if it only lasted five years it would worth the money, but he couldn't find enough other potential buyers, so dropped the idea.
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    is called a zipper.
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    Doesn't have to be metal, because the flaw isn't the turbine, but WHERE it's placed.
    TMs have an abundance of airflow and lift, often overwhelming the turbine and moving parts.

    1. Move the turbine OUT of the debris path.
    2.Add a simple reed-type air governor to automatically maintain optimum brush speed.
    3. All 2 inch plumbing.
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    I’m thinking we need our own special camelback for hydration
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    Maybe an app that lets you monitor engine rpm, oil pressure, water temp etc. and the ability to idle down and turn off or on remotely.
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    The crb wand..



    Haven't used this but with 2" plumbing and better wand head I'd think it would give a rotary extractor a run
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