April 2014 Issue
Smartphone Wind Meter: Speed, But No Direction
We think Vaavuds plug-in anemometer and smartphone app could be more useful if it measured wind direction.
Talk about an impulse purchase. When we spotted the Vaavud digital wind meter for smartphones in the Sportys catalog, the marketing photos made it easy to justify dropping $49.95 plus shipping on the thing. Turns out it didnt provide the level of utility we anticipated, at least for our flying missions.
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