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#26 anninkc

Posted 19 January 2012 - 11:20 AM

For anyone who's actually been using their re-branded (!) Safety 1st capsule, how are you finding it?  Also the matching stroller?  My tip is that Babies R Us/Toys R Us are also selling a 're-brand' as a Mother's Choice Vivea, with a matching stroller as well.  The base label says One Safe on it, it comes with an IGC Dorel manual clipped to the capsule and it all adds up - it's $279 for the capsule, though, which is only about 10% cheaper than the original brand name.  The Vivea stroller, which it fits onto, is selling for $250.  Anyone else bought one of these or seen them out there???

#27 lotsofbots

Posted 22 January 2012 - 01:57 PM

I have used my Aldi capsule for 2 days now and I prefer my old Unity.  Not having a separate hood, it is atached to the handle is a PITA as  You can not have the hood on in the car if you thread the tether strap correctly.  It is difficult to carry with the hood on and the release button is not as good as either.  



#28 mum*4

Posted 30 March 2012 - 12:47 PM

QUOTE (anninkc @ 19/01/2012, 12:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
For anyone who's actually been using their re-branded (!) Safety 1st capsule, how are you finding it?  Also the matching stroller?  My tip is that Babies R Us/Toys R Us are also selling a 're-brand' as a Mother's Choice Vivea, with a matching stroller as well.  The base label says One Safe on it, it comes with an IGC Dorel manual clipped to the capsule and it all adds up - it's $279 for the capsule, though, which is only about 10% cheaper than the original brand name.  The Vivea stroller, which it fits onto, is selling for $250.  Anyone else bought one of these or seen them out there???



Hey there i brought the Aldi Stroller and i think i will be getting the "mother Choice Vivea Capsule, as i can not find any of them at Aldi any more pick the stroller up for $79.99 i would say they would still fit together as they are "the same Stroller"

#29 Delillah1

Posted 30 March 2012 - 01:12 PM

Has anyone tried the stroller with the branded go safe capsule? I have the go safe capsule and regretting not buying the stroller from Aldi when it was available. It is way too heavy to carry around for too long. I always have to transfer DS into my pram which does not have the capsule clippy things.

#30 mum*4

Posted 09 April 2012 - 04:36 PM

Hi All i'm looking to buy one of the Aldi baby Capsule but can not find them around any one selling theirs????

Edited by mum*4, 09 April 2012 - 04:37 PM.


#31 caesie'n'linc

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:22 PM

QUOTE (mum*4 @ 09/04/2012, 05:36 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Hi All i'm looking to buy one of the Aldi baby Capsule but can not find them around any one selling theirs????

Are you on facebook?  You could try asking on the Aldi Mum fb page, someone there might know of one or have one for sale original.gif  I'm sure they had these in Aldi again not too long ago.

#32 ttc3

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:49 PM

I have just been trying to install this over the last couple of days and am having a lot of trouble.  It is the third seat I am trying to fit in the car (commodore).  I have maxi rider AHR behind passenger, Babylove ezy-combo in the middle and am trying to fit capsule behind the driver.

I have managed to fit them all in but am having trouble getting the right recline sorted.  If I fit it so rebound bar touches aginst the seat I feel the recline angle is too steep for a newborn but if I try to adjust angle by using rolled up towel in seat crease, the rebound bar is sitting maybe 1-2 inches away from back seat.

I am going to get it looked at by a professional but cant get into one quickly and may need to use seat before then.  Im sure its installed correctly its just the angle which bothers me.  Any suggestions??

#33 mum*4

Posted 05 May 2012 - 08:10 PM

QUOTE (caesie'n'linc @ 09/04/2012, 09:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Are you on facebook?  You could try asking on the Aldi Mum fb page, someone there might know of one or have one for sale original.gif  I'm sure they had these in Aldi again not too long ago.



Thanks for the info yeah i seen them there (was not in the market for one) at the time and when we got the pram they had none i'll keep my eyes open and will use the FB page to biggrin.gif




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