3rd Hand Chart Holder

$12.95
$12.95

Availability: In stock

Product ID: 7106A


Simple and effective, this handy stainless steel clip is a real help in the cockpit. Elastic strap attaches securely to leg, aircraft yoke, visor—holds charts right where you need them. When two hands aren’t enough—get a “3rd Hand.”Read more

Simple and effective, this handy stainless steel clip is a real help in the cockpit. Elastic strap attaches securely to leg, aircraft yoke, visor—holds charts right where you need them. When two hands aren’t enough—get a “3rd Hand.”
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It works
Simplicity, no instructions needed.
July 18, 2016
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5 / 5
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Excellent and simple product.
I have owned three of these over the last 30? Years. A must have even if you use EFB most of the time.
October 2, 2015
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Pros: Love it!
December 31, 2014
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Pros: Keeps charts handy and frees up kneeboard. Cons: Wish it had a wider strap
December 31, 2014
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Pros: Generally more useful than a kneeboard, especially advantageous used with bound NOAA IAP chart. Compact, easy to carry, even with a kneeboard. Cons: Lack of firm writing surface, easily remedied.
December 31, 2014
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
Pros: This is the updated version of the time-tested original; it is practical, sturdy, and devoid of gimmicks. Cons: Not a one! This is the upgraded version of the original; it is tough, well-designed, and eminently practical for the solo pilot. I had to replace my original only because it was destroyed in Hurricane Katrina's corrosive, toxic floodwaters. If you take a moment to carefully adjust the leg-band, it should prove to be extremely comfortable for long flights. A very valuable item for any solo pilot!
December 31, 2014
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
Cons: a slightly wider strap might increase comfort a bit more.
December 31, 2014
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4 / 5
Pros: Simple, light and very effective.
December 31, 2014
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Pros: Holds a VFR sectional perfectly. Less cumbersome than a full kneeboard and will not get in the way of any controls. Cons: Poor finish on the edges, feels rough.
December 31, 2014
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
Pros: Simple, easy to use. Slip charts/checklist in and out with just one hand. Cons: Edges are a little sharp; could be smoother to prevent leaving marks on paper. Could use a better/bigger fastening hook clip. I use this on my left leg to hold mostly my checklist, since the checklist I have is long and won't fit on a regular kneeboard. I use a kneeboard on my right leg for a notepad/navplan. The chart holder is good if you don't need to write anything on it and don't want to use 2 hands. Most kneeboards you need one hand to hold the clip and another to grab the chart from it or place it in. It does what it's meant to do.
December 31, 2014
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will this work with approach procedures book?
Dylan R on Jan 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It will work. That's how I used it at least, specifically with the FAA charts. I haven't tried it with the Jeppesen charts. One thing to keep in mind, though, is that the metal part clip will obscure a piece of the chart, and since it's usually needed at the bottom of the approach plate, it can obscure important things like MDA, times to FAF, and other important things at the bottom. It has been very useful for me though, and is a lot better than wearing a large rubber band around your leg.
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