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Old 02-12-2012, 11:33 AM
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Lightbulb Introducing The DEVILLE Swivel (aka "A-51")

SWIVEL UPDATE: JANUARY 3, 2013


I just want anyone reading this thread to know that I sold the last Deville A-51 on December 20, 2012. Thanks to all of you who have ordered one.

NOTE: I have a limited supply of A-51's in the "Seconds" drawer in the workshop. They are fully functional, but they're the un-pretty ones. The swivel base has a blemish, or maybe even a typo on it. I hand-stamp the name into the base, and every once in awhile, I would stamp an upside-down letter or something. If you really want this particular style, I usually offer these at a discount.

BUT, we have re-designed our other swivel the No.13.
It will be available for purchase on a very appropriate date:
01-13-13
(January 13, 2013).


You are welcome to email me before January 13th and I can put you on the Waiting List.

Here is the re-vamped No.13 swivel.
Because of the simpler design, I am able to offer it for less!

You can contact me through the forum via Private Message,
BUT, the best way to contact me is through my Deville Swivel email address:

DevilleSwivels@gmail.com




Bag on!!!











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SWIVEL UPDATE FOR MAY 2012:

I have a new email address for the Deville Swivels.
I can be reached right here on the forum through the Private Messaging on my MsDeville Profile Page,
OR
I can be contacted at:

DEVILLESWIVELS@GMAIL.COM


Please contact me anytime for pricing and shipping information and I will get back to you asap!

Thanks!

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As you know, I've been working on a swivel design with "Trainer Raul" (my s.o.). Because of Raul's 50+ years of boxing/speed bagging experience, we felt that we could come up with a pretty good design for a swivel.

We have been tweaking them here and there for the past several weeks, and have changed some of the materials. Our biggest hurdle was figuring out how to make the S-hook. Raul has figured out a pretty consistent way of making them now.

So, I think we have finally achieved our goal: to produce a swivel that is smooth, fast, and relatively quiet. And it's a little different.

I've posted a few videos on the forum showing examples of how it performs on my metal platform, the concrete platform, and also the vertical platform. Personally, I'm totally pleased with it. Especially since I changed out the carabiner with the s-hooks that Raul is fabricating.

So, we are now moving forward with this and have sent out a few prototypes to some of our premiere speed baggers here on the forum. I was thrilled to get positive feedback from each of them. Thanks Alan, Tim, Skunk, and novaspeedbagger and I invite all of you to give your impression of the swivel.

So, I'm posting at this time to see if there is enough interest in this swivel to continue making them. Right now, we have 20 swivels left in this first batch to offer at a special price. I wish I could give them away, but, there is a lot of time, labor and material invested. I know Jumpcannon can relate to this. His custom swivels are a classic design and worth every penny.

Anyway, if anyone is interested in one, please PM me and I'll get back to you.

Here are the links showing the swivel:

Metal Platform:




Concrete platform (Raul painted this one black):





Vertical Platform:



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Last edited by MsDeville; 01-03-2013 at 10:23 AM. Reason: Upated swivel information as of JANUARY 3, 2013
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