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by edt
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Large Kite that will relaunch
Replies: 26
Views: 975

Re: Large Kite that will relaunch

Foil kite is the only answer
by edt
Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: refurbishing control bar handle
Replies: 3
Views: 240

Re: refurbishing control bar handle

Bicycle super soft foam tape (I can't remember which brand I used) is the best, most comfortable nicest looking replacement. it doesn't stick well enough on its on so you want to do your entire wrap and then after the wrap is done, get some other kind of tape like hockey tape or sail tape and on the...
by edt
Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: most durable 2mm gloves
Replies: 12
Views: 1135

Re: most durable 2mm gloves

No way those are cheap. I can get 2mm gloves for between $5 and $10. I can barehand it down to 3-4C then I'll switch to dakine mitts.
by edt
Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: most durable 2mm gloves
Replies: 12
Views: 1135

Re: most durable 2mm gloves

gave the glaciers a try they lasted for 6 sessions. so I think I'm done with trying new gloves. Nothing lasts. I ride aggressive and for a long time, unhooking on a C kite even in the winter, with really hard grip bars, so even the glaciers had holes in them after a couple of weeks. I guess there's ...
by edt
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Tips for travelling with kite equipment - how do you pack?
Replies: 19
Views: 924

Re: Tips for travelling with kite equipment - how do you pack?

One board/golf bag one checked bag small backpack. Make sure you put a few heavy things in your backpack. If you are close to over the weight limit just bring less clothes. Kites are more important than that second pair of pants. The reason they need to weigh this stuff and have weight limits is tha...
by edt
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: What are your 5 essential accessories you must bring when you kite?
Replies: 11
Views: 737

Re: What are YOUR 5 essential accessories you must bring when you kite?

earplugs sunscreen sunglasses water. Only 4 things.
by edt
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Can you ride the duotone Jaime with boots?
Replies: 3
Views: 342

Re: Can you ride the duotone Jaime with boots?

I hate the gambler in boots. I love the old jaime in boots. This is an older one without the track system, so it's possible once the Jaime went to the track system it's no longer as safe to ride in boots. I weigh 200 pounds and have slammed this board, sometimes I feel like I'm about to bend it in h...
by edt
Wed Jan 09, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kiteforum Update 2019 - any suggestions? Site can be offline sometimes!
Replies: 142
Views: 4816

Re: Kiteforum Update 2019 - any suggestions? Site can be offline sometimes!

TKS Toby never read that guide before. I'm just worried if you have I dunno are ina coma for a month and can't do anything it might all go to hell. I would hate to see all your hard work get wrecked for a dumb reason.
by edt
Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kiteforum Update 2019 - any suggestions? Site can be offline sometimes!
Replies: 142
Views: 4816

Re: Kiteforum Update 2019 - any suggestions?

All I want are published guides to behavior and more than just one mod. Delegate authority to at least one mod so if Toby gets sick the forum doesn't shut down.
by edt
Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Balancing kitesurf lines
Replies: 16
Views: 1242

Re: Balancing kitesurf lines

You might be surprised how many pro riders don't actually know how their quick releases work all they know is push the red thing away to activate, so don't assume some one is a noob if they don't know how it works.

Good advice above about the safety line requiring slack.

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