The Glider

Clean the outside of a window from the inside

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#3 Product of the DayJanuary 14, 2017
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Filippo Mursia
Filippo Mursia@mrdobelina · Digital PM @ Gabriela Hearst
I love how at 0.20 she climb the on the roof with high heels
Kristofer™Hunter@kristofertm · #6 Product Hunter. E-Skateboard fanatic
@mrdobelina LOL. You're right. She looks super unsteady walking on the roof... also happens to be wearing high heals. Too funny
Dan Moore
Dan Moore@toobulkeh · Vaporware
Magnets. They're magic.
Jurica Saponja @jurica87
Jurica Saponja @jurica87@jurica87 · CEO
Dont get me wrong, but my parents bought the same like 20 years ago
Kristofer™Hunter@kristofertm · #6 Product Hunter. E-Skateboard fanatic
I like a nice clean window, and ~ once/month I use a screw driver to fold in my windows here in NYC to windex the outside and it's a big pain. I thought to myself, I wish there was some magnetic device that would let me reach out the window and connected the 2, and then clean the outside at the same time as I clean the inside. A google search later, The Glider! I can't wait to try this out.
Gabriel Lewis
Gabriel Lewis@gabriel__lewis · 🤔
@kristofertm this reminds me of those aquarium cleaners 🐠🐟
Kristofer™Hunter@kristofertm · #6 Product Hunter. E-Skateboard fanatic
@gabriel__lewis Yes! I think thats the first time I saw this concept
I use this - great care must be used to move it slowly - but not too slowly, across the window. It falls off the glass a lot, so anchoring the tether is essential. If they added ball bearings to the mechanism it might glide better across the glass.
Abhineet Kumar
Abhineet Kumar@abhineetsays · Building @rocketfoodindia
@satloff have you been using it regularly or is it one of those products we buy because it looks valuable early on but eventually ends in the basement?
@abhineetsays I use it about once per quarter on office windows. Thus far it has stayed out of the basement.