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by Faxie
Thu Jul 18, 2013 6:10 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Self-launching and self-landing Slingshot RPM
Replies: 7
Views: 2212

Re: Sel-launching and self-landing Slingshot RPM

Depends on the bridle as well btw...
by Faxie
Wed Jul 17, 2013 4:43 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Self-launching and self-landing Slingshot RPM
Replies: 7
Views: 2212

Re: Sel-launching and self-landing Slingshot RPM

Kites with square wingtips (like the RPM) are more difficult to self land. They tend to fly back in the window before they can tip over the front corner of the wingtip. Didn't have that problem with triangular wingtips. I haven't found a solution yet... maybe a more agressive and long pull on the fr...
by Faxie
Sun Sep 16, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: c kite sits further back in the window...
Replies: 49
Views: 7889

Re: c kite sits further back in the window...

When you edge hard the apparent wind window will shift forward, and the kite needs time to get to the new wind window edge. Pop off the water when the kite is still near the center of the new wind window and it will pull you downwind. That's why timing is so critical for a good pop.
by Faxie
Sat Aug 25, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: The new North Trust Bar 2013
Replies: 20
Views: 8700

Re: The new North Trust Bar 2013

That is a well put together product video. A lot of the ideas are good - some are unnecessary. The method of switching the bar length is something I wouldn't want, because I am paying for something that isn't necessary. A short piece of rope through a hole with a knot on each end does the same thin...
by Faxie
Mon Aug 20, 2012 1:38 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Zeeko ultimate bar no clamcleat no depower straps?
Replies: 138
Views: 37059

Re: Zeeko ultimate bar no clamcleat no depower straps?

Innovative system, but I wonder how long the line will last. A lot more stress points than a regular depower line.

And I dont like the pushing back of the stopper and the fact that you still have 2 straps to pull.

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