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Old 08-10-2017, 08:10 PM
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They probably just needed a piece of equipment on the cheep to go along with their new supplement brand, which is probably a re-brand anyway

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It is possible that the branded name products have there own quality control by the brand itself
Jebao quality i realized differs depending where you buy from
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Old 08-10-2017, 10:43 PM
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It is possible that the branded name products have there own quality control by the brand itself
Jebao quality i realized differs depending where you buy from
never noticed this, but that would be interesting.
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Old 08-11-2017, 08:17 AM
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That is a Jebao doser I have confirmed it. Jebao actually private labels for a lot of companies I am just surprised they didn't do more cosmetic changes. However makes sense as molding even cases is very expensive. That is why so many "black box" LED fixtures look the same as its cheaper to just source products/parts already being produced.
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Globalization, everything and I mean everything is made in the same factory. It's been like this for a very long time. Back in the 60s there was a place on McDonald Avenue in Brooklyn that made most of the Ice Cream in NYC (all different brands). It was just cheaper to have them make it than to build your own plant that you'd only run a few hours a day. For a factory to be at peak efficiency it needs to run 24-7, 365. No one and I mean no one has that kind of demand.

It isn't that Jebao is ripping off most manufacturers, they ARE the manufacturer. If they have the capacity to crank out 5,000 pumps a month and you only need 10,000 three times a year.... They keep the machines running, they just use ceramic shafts instead of stainless steel, a lesser plastic, perhaps some lower cost components and of course not as stringent QA.

If you look through the Jebao site you'll notice many products from your favorite manufacturers. They make tons of stuff for Coralvue's companies and some of the other big names as well.
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Yeah that's an old story and is common in manufacturing. It also was exactly my point. They are so similar (and based on the quality issues with both) I wouldn't be surprised if Coralvue hired Jebao to make the Gyre. Jebao probably just kept the machines running, cranking out their own version.

Hwai Wai famously did this to Cisco, and on and on.
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Off topic - 90% of eye glasses and sunglasses are manufactured by single and same company in Italy. This same company bought your favorite eye wear retail outlets in US and elsewhere to both manipulate and control pricing.

So next time you spend $300 bucks for Burberry shades, know that you've been duped.
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