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Re: [IP] Comparison of 508, D-Tron, Animas



Pete,

Your analysis of the different pumps was great. We did a similar comparison. but
Heather is right - Animas has no static problems. Another plus for Animas is the
colored covers and, for kids, stickers. good luck on making a choice.

Kay

"Heather J. Leide" wrote:

> Pete:
> Just a quick clarification on one of your Animas dislikes, Static Electricity
> is not an issue. After reading many, many posts about this problem with
> Mini-med (and before I got my Animas pump), I asked my local Animas rep. about
> it. She explained that the motor in the Animas is completely different and,
> therefore, not susceptible to the static discharge problem. I really don't
> understand the specific engineering reasons, just that it shouldn't be (and
> hasn't been for me) a problem.
> Heather dx'd 9/90
> w/Righteous Babe since 4/01.
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