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by tkaraszewski
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Best kite for hydrofoil?
Replies: 25
Views: 799

Re: Best kite for hydrofoil?

I owned a Peak 4 (4m) for a bit, and was never that excited about it. Partly it doesn’t suit my style, which is more and more race-oriented, but also it is just not a confidence-inspiring kite on the water. The poor relaunch and ability to twist and fold when crashed discourages you from trying anyt...
by tkaraszewski
Fri Nov 27, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Best kite for hydrofoil?
Replies: 25
Views: 799

Re: Best kite for hydrofoil?

Cloud/UFO for what you want to do.
by tkaraszewski
Thu Nov 26, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Off topic: Jules Verne circumnavigation race, foiled trimarans
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Off topic: Jules Verne circumnavigation race, foiled trimarans

I think these are awesome. It surprises me how few kitefoilers care about sailing or racing, though. None of this stuff ever gets any traction in kitefoil groups online.
by tkaraszewski
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Moses 2019-2020-2021
Replies: 990
Views: 106120

Re: Moses 2019-2020-2021

Wazza Foil wrote:
Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:14 pm
My 420 has different graphics so wondering if anything else is different in shape, see photo.
In this photo the 400 is underneath.
Moses and slingshot put different graphics in the same wings. The orange paint is a slingshot part, but they’re identical except for graphics.
by tkaraszewski
Tue Nov 24, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Standalone ChickenLoop QuickRelease?
Replies: 83
Views: 5067

Re: Standalone ChickenLoop QuickRelease?

Apologies for massive backtracking here but wondering what knot would be best to secure a stainless steel ring to the depower line? (See Peter's photo, top bar seniero) Yes I could easily splice a loop and then larkshead to the ring but still want to consider a knot. The resulting reduced line stre...
by tkaraszewski
Sun Nov 22, 2020 3:43 am
Forum: Gear Builders
Topic: clamcleat for bar, joke?
Replies: 7
Views: 521

Re: clamcleat for bar, joke?

Oops, never mind.
by tkaraszewski
Sun Nov 22, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: fred hope/slingshot hydrofoil quiver
Replies: 14
Views: 1524

Re: fred hope/slingshot hydrofoil quiver

clydesdale wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 2:54 pm
looks like a custom bar setup - anyone know?
It's a customized Sentry bar. There are better pics of it on his instagram, here are two examples:



It's an old-style centerline swivel with no flagout.
by tkaraszewski
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Gear Builders
Topic: Repurposing kite pump for bike or car?
Replies: 9
Views: 291

Re: Repurposing kite pump for bike or car?

You could use a bike pump for a kite. It'd take you all day to inflate it, though.
by tkaraszewski
Tue Nov 17, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Pocketboard question
Replies: 38
Views: 2111

Re: Pocketboard question

Peter_Frank wrote:
Tue Nov 17, 2020 9:34 pm
I dont understand using front strap(s) only, makes absolutely no sense to me...

8) Peter
For this:
by tkaraszewski
Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kiteboarder accident in Toronto?
Replies: 9
Views: 2168

Re: Kiteboarder accident in Toronto?

Facebook says he passed away:

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