If DIAD VI follows the pattern...

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Grey, Dec 31, 2015.

  1. Grey

    Grey Active Member


    1. Are we looking at a DROID sized board? Or is the DIAD V here to stay...

    2. Did the 1990 one come with a backpack?
  2. ManInBrown

    ManInBrown Well-Known Member

    I actually remember signing Diad 1 as a kid when we would get deliveries at the house
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  3. bumped

    bumped Well-Known Member

    I think the 5 will be here for at least a few more years.
  4. mixyo

    mixyo Active Member

    I'd love to know who designs/develops those things. As a tech nerd, I want that job!
  5. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    ...at least through 2018...
  6. JL 0513

    JL 0513 Well-Known Member

    The chart says the V came out in 2011. Is that accurate? We didn't get them until mid 2013.

    I don't expect the VI to get much smaller, at least in height and width. I would like to see it thinner and lighter which I'm sure will happen.
  7. Grey

    Grey Active Member

    Didn't all deliveries back then require sigs?
  8. margaritaville

    margaritaville Active Member

    New ones will come, just a matter of when. Considering we still have manual trucks could be awhile.
  9. Browntown2014

    Browntown2014 Active Member

    The V can take a beating kudos to the designer.
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  10. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

  11. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

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  12. Mr.Golden

    Mr.Golden Active Member

    Where's the notepad? Oh that's not a diad
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  14. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Just another internet hooligan.

    No, we were just tougher back then.

    Yes, 2011. Your area is just behind the curve.


    The future of the company concerns me.
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  15. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Guest

    Does this bring back fond memories?
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  17. Clock Sucker

    Clock Sucker I handle a lot of packages

    Haha this reminds me of one of our sup's. He is ALWAYS telling stories of his glory days of delivering on pen and paper
  18. 10 point

    10 point Well-Known Member

    I can just see it now....

    the supe sitting and waiting for the mastiff to poop the droid diad out after he got it away from the driver and swallowed it.

    A painfully funny thought.
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  19. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Just another internet hooligan.

    No. When I was first hired, we were using papyrus and sticks of charcoal.

    High tech stuff.
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  20. Gumby

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    No slate?