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by Foil
Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: High Lift Wings like Moses 633 Onda: who is it for?
Replies: 19
Views: 12770

Re: High Lift Wings like Moses 633 Onda: who is it for?

TomW wrote:
Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:51 am
Hej Foil,

How far is your mast plate rear screws from the tail of your board on the 633?
On the T60 it is 25 cm from the rear bolt to the true back edge :thumb:
by Foil
Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Groove Skate
Replies: 57
Views: 28594

Re: Groove Skate

So it sounds like the straps are one size fits all. I ride in very different conditions requiring everything from 5mm booties to barefoot with big feet (12US/46EU). I usually ride with one front very loose strap but have plans to start jumping with 2 straps. Any chance some adjustable straps could ...
by Foil
Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: flying foot switch - advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 20162

Re: flying foot switch - advice needed

when i get this flying foot switch tidied up and smooth looking then the flying tack is maybe next to try, although when i mentioned this to Gunnar 5 weeks back at Flag beach he gave one of those looks and asked why, he said they are crazy hard to do and only really needed if you want to race. and a...
by Foil
Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Corrosion on Aluminium parts (Moses fuselage)
Replies: 30
Views: 15375

Re: Corrosion on Aluminium parts (Moses fuselage)

I will chime in as a complete idiot. I have a 2016 Moses set up. The fuselage is painted. There is no sign what so ever of corrosion. Then they anodized the fuse. Why??? Probably cheaper. Painting required eching, painting with voc. Bla bla. Now anodizing is looking like bad choice. I work in consu...
by Foil
Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: flying foot switch - advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 20162

Re: flying foot switch - advice needed

Firstly thanks to TomW for starting this thread, and then thanks to HaylingBilly for helping me crack this flipping tricky manoeuvre. I was up at 5am today as I could not sleep as it was on my mind, and I was visualizing what HaylingBilly had contributed. After warming up for an hour out at Newbroug...
by Foil
Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: High Lift Wings like Moses 633 Onda: who is it for?
Replies: 19
Views: 12770

Re: High Lift Wings like Moses 633 Onda: who is it for?

I have read a lot on this forum about the 633 wing and how you can ride in super low wind. No one has a 633 at my beach so I can not try it. I have only tried the 683 once, which compared to my 590 does have a lot more lift, so to compensate I had to ride with my back foot a few inches further forw...
by Foil
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Corrosion on Aluminium parts (Moses fuselage)
Replies: 30
Views: 15375

Re: Corrosion on Aluminium parts (Moses fuselage)

How about this for looking after customers. mid day today, 27 hours after I fired off an Email to my shop, Boardworx at Whitstable, Moses uk (Main man - Sean)sent off to me a new fuse, being the weekend it arrives on Monday, courier sent me a notice of delivery at 12pm today. Blimey, that's a bit go...
by Foil
Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: flying foot switch - advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 20162

Re: flying foot switch - advice needed

I still ride with two front straps because it makes the foot switch far less complex. I have tried three straps and have hurt myself in a crash so went straight back to two. I pump the foil slightly as i raise the kite, switch feet at the apex of the foil pump and concentrate on getting my hips tur...
by Foil
Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Egypt
Replies: 107
Views: 21533

Re: Egypt

Weather this weekend in Egypt,
Forecast is temps in excess of 40c.
They make great cooling down beer, Stella, best beer available.
Not sure if it works, but you forget about the heat !😎
by Foil
Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Corrosion on Aluminium parts (Moses fuselage)
Replies: 30
Views: 15375

Re: Corrosion on Aluminium parts (Moses fuselage)

There is no way a spray or temporary solution is acceptable as a fix. A fix is a replacement fuse when they get the anodisation process sorted, until then they are fine to use, I have a 3 month old Onda fuse and it's fine The week old Onda fuse is the one in the pics and that is not fine And remembe...

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