4.0 / 5.09 ReviewsDurability3.7 / 5Reliability4.0 / 5Performance4.0 / 5Ease Of Use3.9 / 5Value4.0 / 5Would You Recommend?Yes (6)No (3)Durability4 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesAwesome iPad kneeboard!I’ve used the Flight Outfitters iPad Kneeboarding for several flights now on cross countries and it works really good! Hold my iPad in really good no movement whatsoever but I will say be careful on the adjustment on the elastic strap because I have yet to find a nice comfortable adjustment to where it’s not too tight. Other than that it’s a great product, I don’t normally use the little notepad on the side because it can be hard to write there so I just use it to hold my phone and with using the scratchpad on foreflight.Very well worth it!August 30, 2019Purchased
3 months agoDurability2 / 5Reliability3 / 5Performance2 / 5Ease Of Use1 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?NoNot as practical as I expectedThis kneeboard does it's job in that it holds my iPad Mini 4 well..... but that is about all it does. I am a student pilot with about 35 hours flight time including some solo and I find this kneeboard is inadequate because it doesn't hold papers well. The little flip-out note pad looks cool, but it isn't nearly stable enough to actually use as a writing surface. I am constantly writing on a note pad and then trying to stuff it under the corner of the iPad kneeboard. The BEST thing about this kneeboard is the elastic strap has a clip-buckle - I like that sooo much more than the two-piece Velcro straps trying to get the right amount of tension each time - this one you just set it once and it is ready for the next time. Also the mesh pocket on my kneeboard has already ripped. This product would be better if it included a standard clipboard fold out and a vertical pocket big enough to hold a checklist in place of the mesh pocket.July 7, 2019Durability5 / 5Reliability4 / 5Performance4 / 5Ease Of Use4 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?YesI love it, however, if you could make it lighter would be better.
I also cut the elastic wraps that hold the iPad from the corners because they were covering part of the screen, solved using Velcro. Much better now.April 30, 2019Purchased
7 months agoDurability4 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use4 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesStill getting used to itIt's a good kneeboard. So far, it's been on two actual flights for me and served me well on both. Before taking it up I used it when I was on a home flight simulator (X-Plane 11) with a new EFB to reduce risk and keeping better crew resource management trying something new. It really helps a lot.
The concerns I have with it are: 1) it does tend to slip a little bit at times on my leg and; 2) I use an Android tablet and even though it fits, I'm concerned that because it isn't the same dimensions as the iPad, it will stretch out the elastic over time as it is longer and narrower than intended even with a protective case.
That being said, it is a fantastic tool that I would buy again. Having it secured to my leg makes using an EFB far easier than the traditional kneeboard, which saved me time in finding frequencies, weather, and other vital information early enough on one flight to keep me clear of MVFR that was pushing in and out of IFR.February 5, 2019Durability2 / 5Reliability2 / 5Performance3 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?NoNot completely what I expected.Zipper pull came off on the first use. The elastic pieces on the corners cover areas of the screen that are needed. I like the swivel feature, wish it incorporated a tilt function as well.February 4, 2019Purchased
10 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesStrong sturdy and practical. You won’t take off without it. The writing platform is very handy and firm. It’s easier to manipulate through pages keeping it on your leg because it’s out of the sun. You won’t be disappointed.January 1, 2019Purchased
11 months agoDurability1 / 5Reliability2 / 5Performance2 / 5Ease Of Use1 / 5Value1 / 5Would You Recommend?NoFairly poor, actually...I must say, I’m disappointed. This looked very promising, but unfortunately didn’t deliver. First, the knee board is large, heavy, clumsy to carry around (it takes up more room than a headset in my flight bag) and doesn’t fold over to cover or protect the iPad when not in use, so you realistically are taking it in and out for every flight. This will surely ruin the elastic straps in no time.
Secondly, the new straps (that were an “improvement” because people broke the plastic clips that hold the iPad) are a poor solution - they obscure parts of the screen and important buttons on the iPad itself. Maybe just get stronger clips?
Thirdly, the small writing platform is very clumsy to use... no one realistically ever writes way down there, and you can’t write on top of the iPad without messing up what you had up n the touchscreen. Never mind that one if the zipper pulls came off the second time I tried to use it!
So, unfortunately this thing is collecting dust, since I had bought it before starting flight school. Don’t waste your money.
One bright spot, though, is that the leg strap was really nice.December 17, 2018Durability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?YesLove this kneepad!I have the older version with the corner clips and absolutely love it. It holds the new iPad Pro 11" perfectly. Its a little snug, but gets the job done. Frankly I don't like the new corner straps. They are probably easier to put on, but with the 11" iPad Pro the straps will obscure some of the data in the bottom of the data strip. In any case, I would recommend over any case! I also have the MGF Kneeboard, but don't like it as much as this kneeboard.December 10, 2018Durability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesAwesome product and excellent serviceThis item was awesome just what my son wanted. Thank you sportys for the excellent service.December 5, 2018Purchased
11 months ago
- Question and Answer
Browse 15 questions Browse 15 questions and 22 answersHi! In the large one, can i use an Ipad Pro?BEST ANSWER: The 3rd Gen iPad Pro is 12.5.in so I am going to take that as a no.Will the straps fit over an iPad Mini 4 with an Otterbox Defender case on it?BEST ANSWER: Yes they do Tanner, but I decided to use my iPad Pro instead which turned out to work better for me because I still prefer to take ATIS and Clearance notes the old fashion way, pen and paper, and it takes only a second to swivel the clip board around and place my iPad on it it when I need it, you can place it without doing that but I have found it works best that way for me. I like my Otterbox Defender, I have the mini and the regular.You say that it can be used by left-handers but it looks
like everything is oriented for right-handers?BEST ANSWER: The section that holds the iPad can rotate 360 degrees. That way you can wear it on either your left or right leg. Hope this helps.Did they really photoshop the pictures to make it look like the straps don't cover the screen? Seems kinda shady.BEST ANSWER: Not sure which straps you are referring to. The straps on the corners as shown.Will it fit the 10.5 IPad , does it tilt and does it rotate?BEST ANSWER: Yes, it will fit the 10.5 iPad. It does not tilt but does rotate.I have an iPad Pro 11". Would this one work alright, or should I look at another particular one?BEST ANSWER: The manufacturer does not list the 11" iPad as fitting in this kneeboard.Will this fit an iPad Pro 12.9 “?BEST ANSWER: No, it will not work with the 12.9.Hi, I'm really interested in buying the product for my Ipod Air 2. Do you ship to Argentina ??? Thank youBEST ANSWER: Yes, we ship worldwide.Will this work with a samsung tab s4?BEST ANSWER: Large overall measurements: 10.25" x 7.25" x 3". Compatible with iPad 9.7, 10.5 and iPad Air 2019.
Small overall measurements: 8.25" x 6.25" x 3". Compatible with iPad Mini 1-5will it fit new ipad mini 5?BEST ANSWER: Yes, it will fit the new iPad.Not sure hot you would actually hold a pad of paper to make notes. I can't tell if you fold one of the covers over to create a writing surface. Please elaborate or show more pictures. I am adding a question mark since it doesn't think this is a question?BEST ANSWER: The flap fold over the iPad to create a surface to write on.When folded closed, is there a clip on the front to hold a notepad or papers in place?BEST ANSWER: There is not a clip on the front of the notepad.Is the large size for the 9.5 and 10 inch IPads?BEST ANSWER: Large overall measurements: 10.25" x 7.25" x 3". Compatible with iPad 9.7 & 10.5.
Small overall measurements: 8.25" x 6.25" x 3". Compatible with iPad Mini 1-4Will it fit iPad Pro 11"?BEST ANSWER: Large overall measurements: 10.25" x 7.25" x 3". Compatible with iPad 9.7 & 10.5. The 11 may fit but the elastic will cover part of the screen.Is this product reversible; i.e., can it be worn on the left leg for left-handers?BEST ANSWER: You could wear it on either leg.
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