KYLakeKiter wrote:This may just be me, but I have an old Cabrina Vari 148 that has a 6 fin (2 in the center) setup. I have tried it many times with all 6 fins on it, and I find the center fins almost useless. ....
Do you think we would put all the extra work into the Center Fin concept if it has no value?
We do a lot of side by side testing and ......
2 Words for you....Jet flaps.
Just like the centre fin a novelty/gimmick/excess whose affects are so indistinguishable to be unable to deem of use or not in relation to their missappropriated use on a kite but add to cost and materials and hoped profit margin / uniqueness and all the associated BS that goes with it.
Thats right.... it must be superior.!!!.. a bit like your self perception perhaps??
Wow. whatever next ... maybe it will even catch on and become the next fashion statement. You wouldn`t want that to stroke your ego now would you... LOL
You could of course pull your head out your backside!
PS .... free studies by some streak of pi$$ students trying to get a degree does not hold weight in real term evidence of a measureable improvement most described as a "feeling" in a market of individual tastes.
Jacques Cousteau did this much better and is proving you lot to be rank amateurs in this area!
Don`t worry... the board looks fine and is no doubt fit for purpose. No need to give it magical attributes....