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Ozone bar new graphic

Postby Archer77 » Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:16 pm

sorry for this topic about tastes

This is the new graphic of the ozone bar,
what you think about?

message to ozone:
please reconsider the graphic of the revamped bar, the previous was perfect
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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby or6 » Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:25 pm

Well, yes, that's shocking.

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby alford » Tue Oct 03, 2017 3:44 am

You're right, it's ugly and the old version was way better

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby waynepjh » Tue Oct 03, 2017 4:26 pm

I think its great! To each their own.

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby socommk23 » Tue Oct 03, 2017 4:41 pm

Toys r us is now in the kite market?

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby cglazier » Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:02 pm

They will probably meet a lot of resistance from kiters like me. I have been flying many models of kites for years with red on the left and that is instinctively what I look for. I fly Ozone Chronos and also other kites that aren't Ozone and I don't want to mix my color schemes. Naish tried using yellow on one side of their bars a few years back and finally had to go back to the classic red on the left.

We shall see, but I think it's a case of a product graphic designer (who probably doesn't even kite) leading Ozone in a mistaken direction. I certainly won't buy that bar.

:roll: CG

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby badgb21 » Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:23 pm

The Ozone bar is great, but what have they done to the colours? FFS!
When I crash and lose grip on the bar for a few seconds,I fumble around trying to grab it again, with the hope of maybe keeping the kite flying, I tend to go for the red side with my left hand (just my way of remembering).
Going to be hard with eyes full of salt water to see which is the red side with this.

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby f2020 » Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:20 am

I agree with previous comments. This color scheme is plain stupid.

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby knotwindy » Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:41 am

You guys know there is such a thing as red tape? If the only gripe is the color, that is pretty easy to work around. just sayin

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Re: Ozone bar new graphic

Postby flying grandpa » Wed Oct 04, 2017 2:32 am

knotwindy wrote:
Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:41 am
You guys know there is such a thing as red tape? If the only gripe is the color, that is pretty easy to work around. just sayin
It is not the only thing but I share cglaziere opinion.
Additionally, I would prefer a bar with the grip that will instantly tell my grab is correct even if my hand is underwater and I can't see the coulors. It is just a matter of significant assymetry of bar cross section.
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