zfennell wrote:yeah, around 10 kts.
8-9 kts depending on tide, temp, board, etc.
certainly once you get up on plane, 8 kts should sustain you.
somebody named 'gridlock' on foilzone.com
has describe a bridle mod (6-3-1 conversion) which makes the kite a bit more user friendly.
experienced or not, you are likely to become a better swimmer as a result of testing the low end of this kite. but it can still do it.
this is the thread i was thinking about
the author: sflinux.
thread title: converting a psycho1 to a 6.2.1 mixer
..its been awhile.
i think the idea for the mixer mods first came from manfred at paraflysurf.
he calls his mod the UDS.
threads by manfred are very informative, despite the attitude.
jake and sflinux and gridlok are full of good advice for tweaking the old foils