I use a Ripcord and like it. The QADs are really slick too. Their best point is that you can let down without the forks falling. It will fall on the Ripcord. BUT I have seen many tuning problems w/ the QAD, but mostly w/ Hoyts.
--Hunters don't care about nature, but loony animal activists who've never been outside of San Francisco do??!!
--Hipocrisy: People against hunting, but who don't have a problem buying new condos built on previous wetland habitat.