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Foils Stink. PumpMeUp was Right!!!!

Postby Foils Stink » Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:36 am

I got suckered into buying a Flysurfer and it sucked. The bridle kept getting tangled with seaweed and briars. The other guys were doing drift launches and my stupid kite wouldn't launch at high tide. It kept collapsing too when I got behind some trees. I got a Globerider and love it. PumpMeUp was right. Foils are shit.

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Re: Foils Stink. PumpMeUp was Right!!!!

Postby MadMick » Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:59 am

Foils Stink wrote:I got suckered into buying a Flysurfer and it sucked. The bridle kept getting tangled with seaweed and briars. The other guys were doing drift launches and my stupid kite wouldn't launch at high tide. It kept collapsing too when I got behind some trees. I got a Globerider and love it. PumpMeUp was right. Foils are shit.

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Thats you,PMU 

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Postby BLOWN AWAY » Sun Jan 04, 2004 4:19 am

once again horses 4 courses. high AR LEI kites suck 4 relaunching.... but does that mean high AR LEI kites R shit? No way... same rule applies here :wink:

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Postby Marizu » Sun Jan 04, 2004 4:28 am

I think PMU actually works for The Foil Kite Marketing Board. His plan is to make LEI users look so dumb that everyone buys foils instead.

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Postby toyletbowl » Sun Jan 04, 2004 6:16 am

Hey FS,

I agree that bridles and weeds are a bad mix. But to slam foils due to such a erroneous reason isn't being fair at all to the performance of the kite. Which kite? Why did you buy it? I only ride foils in the winter because of the same reason, but the are great kites for different reasons.

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Re: Foils Stink. PumpMeUp was Right!!!!

Postby GregW » Sun Jan 04, 2004 6:33 am

Foils Stink wrote:I got suckered into buying a Flysurfer and it sucked.

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Fair enough. I'm glad you're enjoying your Globerider. I tried a Toro II 14 yesterday and the stability and speed through the turns were very impressive. Very nimble compared to my foils.

How were you suckered? What were you looking for in a foil and what did the dealer promise you? In what way were you unhappy with your previous kites?


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Postby Thisl » Sun Jan 04, 2004 11:13 am

It kept collapsing too when I got behind some trees.
So what happenes with your Lei if there is no more wind, eh, idiot?

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Postby luketheloony » Sun Jan 04, 2004 12:40 pm

pmu is a weirdo,seems like some computer freak who has nothin else to do accept make fake accounts and talk shit,get a fukin life dude

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Postby mASO » Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:30 pm

indeed. im tired reading his boring posts. spank your monkey next time u want to make shity posts.

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Postby Kitedude » Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:40 pm

theres a saying, a bad work man always blames his tools!!!! :?: perhaps this is the case here.
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