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by Nash556
Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Re: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Ok cool sorted the technical issue! Have a look if there is an obvious improvement/tweak let me know....

https://youtu.be/VJB8ihY-Py8

https://youtu.be/-FMBVSOU8jw
by Nash556
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Re: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Ahhhh balls the videos are such bad quality. Will repost
by Nash556
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Re: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Ok guys I've made the following changes. All knots in a row as per manufacturers instructions apart from Z which has been extended 4cm. Here are two vids of it flying in 7-8kts ish. Any further tuning required?

https://youtu.be/SycjM-Sfu2E

https://youtu.be/7eEAqs20aqg
by Nash556
Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite tuning tips
Replies: 14
Views: 1670

Re: Foil Kite tuning tips

Great post
by Nash556
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Re: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Ok guys thanks again. What I've decided to do seeing as the kite is only a couple of months old. I am going to revert back to the original knot settings, which I am assuming is the factory default. (Luckily I took photos prior to changes made). It was only when I changed from the factory settings to...
by Nash556
Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Re: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Awesome thanks for that....
by Nash556
Sat Jul 07, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Re: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Hey guys thank you so much for your replies. It sounds like the front stall and collapse. See attached image, a,b,c & d knots are all aligned. Do you recommend putting a 4cm spacer between the mixer knot (black) and the D bridle (blue)
by Nash556
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?
Replies: 40
Views: 9671

Foil Kite folding in half when going upwind!?

Hello. Please help me. My 12m Liquidforce Elite has a very nasty habit of folding in half and falling out the sky when I'm pointing upwind in powered up conditions. It totally collapses in the middle and folds in on itself. It happened today resulting in me being rescued. I've checked the knots wher...
by Nash556
Sun May 27, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Pansh Aeolus
Replies: 8
Views: 4789

Re: Pansh Aeolus

Oh that doesn't sound to positive. So stay clear unless you are a foil kite bridle ninja which I am not! Thanks for the heads up.
by Nash556
Sun May 27, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Pansh Aeolus
Replies: 8
Views: 4789

Pansh Aeolus

Has anyone got any feedback from using one? Thinking about getting a 15m.

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