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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby downsouth » Sun Jan 26, 2020 11:23 am

Toby wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:43 pm
Donniehall14 wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:19 pm
I thought I'd heard of every company. How many kite companies are there?
more than 60.
and more opening not even counting board brands

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby Toby » Sun Jan 26, 2020 12:13 pm

downsouth wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 11:23 am
Toby wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:43 pm
Donniehall14 wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:19 pm
I thought I'd heard of every company. How many kite companies are there?
more than 60.
and more opening not even counting board brands
Board brands about 130

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby UKSurf » Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:57 am

Producing an all round kite with great boosting characteristics might be a pretty good business move. If Kevin wins the KOTA and the kite seems to have great jumping performance I am sure there will be some demand for it.
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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby Ice101 » Sat Feb 01, 2020 2:28 am

UKSurf wrote:
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So basically they are going to focus their brand about on a single all found kite (a bit like the F-One Bandit)?
Bandit own a huge market share. I personally think they will silly branching out and making more models. Now they are the same as everyone else and you don’t know which to buy. Loads of brands copied their three strut delta design and still do.

Looking forward to seeing feedback from average guys on the new reedin kites when released.

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby foilholio » Sat Feb 01, 2020 2:38 am

Kites that can do it all are awesome. I have the best at it from 2008. Surf, jump, freestyle, all good.

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby flysurfing » Sat Feb 01, 2020 5:43 am

Agree on this would love a versatile kite, an improved Pivot in some ways.

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby HugoMC » Wed Feb 05, 2020 6:22 pm

Kevin has released a video about the new kite 👍👍


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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby andrzej351 » Wed Feb 05, 2020 6:28 pm

Pretty cool graphics, very original...

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby Toby » Wed Feb 05, 2020 6:32 pm

And now they need to pay for advertising

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Re: Kevin Langeree leaving Naish...

Postby grigorib » Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:22 pm

Kevin is “the advertising” I’d say
I’d be surprised if dealers are not rushing to contact Kevin for offers and terms.
There’s enormous amount of technical slowness and huge delays delivering to marked what people actually want. That’s how “makers forum” is so active. If Kevin can skip that flaw, always move forward to better things - they’ll get their market

It’s Duotone spending $(*) on flags and beer glasses and bracelets/stickers besides printed ads to capture whom - boots/unhooked wakestyle riders which have triple S cancelled on them? And then they release race-like foil which has nothing to do with actual race foil and won’t be a good freeride foil either?
Well, as long as they can explain it to investors.


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