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13m contra instead of 12m switchblade

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badgb21
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Re: 13m contra instead of 12m switchblade

Postby badgb21 » Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:08 pm

A 14m Apollo may be fun, but for the love of God avoid a 14m S/B

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Re: 13m contra instead of 12m switchblade

Postby andylc » Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:11 pm

Definitely agree that a 13m kite is a light wind kite for lightweights! I can hold the 13m Breeze V2 up to a good 20mph and I weigh 65kg.

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Re: 13m contra instead of 12m switchblade

Postby Mas198 » Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:17 pm

Thanks for the advice guys I have decided 12m switchblade and a 15m contra with a bigger board
Should be all good now thanks
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