Shaker cup redesign

  1. Shaker cup redesign


    I have received a shaker cup from NP, but this idea applies to all of them.
    1. The plastic mesh that goes under the cover, needs to have something better than that little clit in the middle. You can't grip it sometimes to get it off...no I do not have weak fingers. They could make it flat and corrugated so fingers don't slip. Or maybe like a ring that you can loop fingers thru then pull up.
    2. The flap that cover the hole, maybe design it so it totally flips, and stays away. I have dodge it so it does not poke my eye out when drinking, lol. Or I have to turn the shaker side ways.
    3. Make the measurement more readable, maybe colored.
    Ok I am off my soap box now, waiting on the flaming. I hope I did not seem ungrateful, cause I felt the same about the ones I actually bought at the nutrition shop.


  2. is this the one with the metal ball in the cup?

  3. you're right. those shakers are cheap. they work but are frustrating.
    i wish they would screw on easier like a nalgene bottle.
    i just got their fancy new blender bottle (the one with a ball in it) but haven't tried it yet.
    i'm hopeful it will solve all my life problems.
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  4. The blue Syntrax ones make me angry.

    The first one I dropped on my kitchen floor and it cracked down the middle. The cap on my other one broke off. The lids are tough as hell to screw on, and whatever I'm shaking up tends to spew out cuz the lid doesn't screw on too tight, and if it does screw on tight enough, I can't get it off.

    I got a pretty good ON shaker free from Nutra like a year ago, but I lost it. I loved that thing.

  5. The blender bottles with the wire ball are very effective shaker cups. I highly recommend if you guys haven't tried them yet.

    Evolutionary Muse - Inspire to Evolve
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  6. ^^ I believe thats the one i received with this order.

  7. blender bottle is the best.

  8. Quote Originally Posted by Esox Express View Post
    The blue Syntrax ones make me angry.
    I HATE THOSE, but they are free!

    If you want a good experience with shaker bottles, buy a Blender Bottle. I think they are like, $6 on NP. I bought 2 and they have lasted me for a year or more. No leaks, no hassle, and I get perfectly mixed shakes!

  9. yeah the syntrax bottle is what I am referring to. When I try to tighten it real tight, it just clicks like it is slipping off the thread. I have not gotten a chance to try the new one as yet. Like I mentioned before, sometimes it is a pain to get the plastic mesh off, especially if it is wet.

  10. Quote Originally Posted by ABNRanger View Post
    yeah the syntrax bottle is what I am referring to. When Itry to tighten it real tight, it just clicks like it is slipping off the thread. I have not gotten a chance to try the new one as yet. Like I mentioned before, sometimes it is a pain to get the plastic mesh off, especially if it is wet.
    You know they send those out to you for free so they can imagine the look of frustration on your face when you try to operate it... It's true!

  11. Quote Originally Posted by Aggravated View Post
    You know they send those out to you for free so they can imagine the look of frustration on your face when you try to operate it... It's true!
    Too funny. With a name like yours, they better be careful, lol. Sure would not want to aggravate you.

  12. Quote Originally Posted by ABNRanger View Post
    Too funny. With a name like yours, they better be careful, lol. Sure would not want to aggravate you.
    WORD!

  13. Quote Originally Posted by jminis View Post
    blender bottle is the best.
    do you use the ball it came with or do you put your own balls in there?

  14. Quote Originally Posted by Aggravated View Post
    You know they send those out to you for free so they can imagine the look of frustration on your face when you try to operate it... It's true!

    LOL I would rep you again if I could!

  15. Quote Originally Posted by Hank Vangut View Post
    do you use the ball it came with or do you put your own balls in there?
    ROFLMAO! I gotta try that!

  16. Quote Originally Posted by Aggravated View Post
    You know they send those out to you for free so they can imagine the look of frustration on your face when you try to operate it... It's true!
    that was funny.

  17. Quote Originally Posted by crader View Post
    LOL I would rep you again if I could!

  18. Quote Originally Posted by Hank Vangut View Post
    do you use the ball it came with or do you put your own balls in there?
    I would say you should put your own balls in there of course!

  19. Quote Originally Posted by crader View Post
    I would say you should put your own balls in there of course!
    After I read this the first time, bad images ensued! Would be funny to catch a youtube video of someone trying to do that lol!

  20. This thread is as entertaining as Ari's thread!

  21. Quote Originally Posted by Aggravated View Post
    After I read this the first time, bad images ensued! Would be funny to catch a youtube video of someone trying to do that lol!
    you probably would want to watch that type of video you pervert!

  22. I have a blender bottle, and it is cool, but i prefer this to it.
    Turbo Shaker - It's all about the fins!

    Top snaps on, and off, and mixes very well. I have had the same one for like 5 years.

  23. Quote Originally Posted by imprezivr6 View Post
    I have a blender bottle, and it is cool, but i prefer this to it.
    Turbo Shaker - It's all about the fins!

    Top snaps on, and off, and mixes very well. I have had the same one for like 5 years.
    The website does not say or show much to distinguish it from other traditional shakers. From your experience, what is so different about it? Not trying to be difficult, just want to learn more about the item so I can decide if to buy it.

  24. Quote Originally Posted by imprezivr6 View Post
    I have a blender bottle, and it is cool, but i prefer this to it.
    Turbo Shaker - It's all about the fins!

    Top snaps on, and off, and mixes very well. I have had the same one for like 5 years.
    That thing looks inferior to the Blender Bottle IMO.

  25. Quote Originally Posted by Aggravated View Post
    That thing looks inferior to the Blender Bottle IMO.
    It may look inferior, but i like it better.. Just more convenient. I use it 99% of the time..

    The only time i use my blender bottle is for my WMS i bring to the gym, or if i travel.

  26. i dont mind my syntrax one. I put in the milk and put the protien on the grid so it kind of sifts through, then shake. No clumps yet.
    I do agree on the cap thing though. it does get in the way.
    But theyre free!
    i have 3 now...

  27. How about a shaker that keeps a small amount of powder in it? like a spring loaded dump. So you can keep some NO in it for before workout, and protein in it for aftet?

  28. Mine always leaks.

  29. alright....i've used my new blender bottle and i have to admit it lives up to all the hype!
    i just ordered another since they are still on sale and threw away all my crappy syntrax shakers.

  30. Quote Originally Posted by Hank Vangut View Post
    alright....i've used my new blender bottle and i have to admit it lives up to all the hype!
    i just ordered another since they are still on sale and threw away all my crappy syntrax shakers.
    Told ya! hey don't sell them on nutra, but they sell a 20oz version which is more efficient. They are a little cheaper as well.

  31. Quote Originally Posted by MentalTwitch View Post
    i dont mind my syntrax one. I put in the milk and put the protien on the grid so it kind of sifts through, then shake. No clumps yet.
    I do agree on the cap thing though. it does get in the way.
    But theyre free!
    i have 3 now...
    4 BIOTCH!!!!

    You would think one of them would work half-way decent out of the bunch. The only thing it's good for is sticky hands and pre-workout aggression. The aggression I don't mind. The sticky hands, well I'm still trying to find a good use for sticky hands but I have come up empty handed. empty, sticky, handed.
  

  
 

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