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How many kites...

Postby RustyChain » Sun Apr 19, 2020 8:27 pm

How many kites to a realistically need before I don't feel like I never have the right size?
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Re: How many kites...

Postby Toby » Sun Apr 19, 2020 8:41 pm

1

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Re: How many kites...

Postby Flyingseb » Sun Apr 19, 2020 9:53 pm

5?

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Re: How many kites...

Postby jonysan » Sun Apr 19, 2020 9:59 pm

4

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Re: How many kites...

Postby knotwindy » Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:20 pm

Old answer is
N + 1
N being the number you have now
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Re: How many kites...

Postby Ice101 » Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:58 pm

2 good ones.

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Re: How many kites...

Postby HugoMC » Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:06 pm

Here is my current quiver........
14m single strut (foiling and TT)
12m Open C (TT)
9m Open C (Foiling, wave and TT)
7m Wave kite
5m Wave kite

I think I'd love to change my 12m to a single strut in the future. I used to windsurf and I liked the idea of kiting originally because it meant hauling less gear to the beach..... Sadly I got addicted to kiting. I love the way that you can change between disciplines so easily in Kitesurfing.

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Re: How many kites...

Postby RustyChain » Mon Apr 20, 2020 12:39 am

knotwindy wrote:
Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:20 pm
Old answer is
N + 1
N being the number you have now
Kinda what I figured.

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Re: How many kites...

Postby matth » Mon Apr 20, 2020 12:48 am

At least three, four is perfect here in New England 7m, 9m, 11m, 14.5

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Re: How many kites...

Postby jumptheshark » Mon Apr 20, 2020 1:02 am

12

I can almost guarantee, once you have 12, your no longer dealing with that particular dilemma.


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