Originally Posted by paintballer187
I always like them for a few reasons. First, the design of the tab to open them. It doesn't stick out because it's recessed and doesn't open accidentally. Second, they don't have a collar with a lid attached. How many times have you seen cheaper pods that have the black collar slip off of the pod. They also seem to be very durable. I've been kicking around some of the same pods in a bag for nearly 10 years.
Yup I still have some original release fat boys kicking around. No problems with them. The odd hinge screw comes out here and there but overall they're decent.