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Re: Spaceskate - it's limits?

Postby redskykiter » Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:02 pm

I'm also looking to upgrade to a faster wing to replace my spaceskate. Can anyone compare low/high end of the spaceskate vs the Apollo 60 and infinity 65? Thank you!
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Re: Spaceskate - it's limits?

Postby grigorib » Tue Jun 30, 2020 3:55 pm

redskykiter wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:02 pm
I'm also looking to upgrade to a faster wing to replace my spaceskate. Can anyone compare low/high end of the spaceskate vs the Apollo 60 and infinity 65? Thank you!
I’d consider H2 (Gamma 68) as upgrade option too. Higher aspect, plenty of area for kiting and costs peanuts.
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Re: Spaceskate - it's limits?

Postby Bennis123 » Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:08 pm

Also wondering if the Apollo 60 would be a good and cheap upgrade from the spaceskate, or if I should cash out for the Moses 633.

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Re: Spaceskate - it's limits?

Postby Cefirmeza » Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:59 am

Bennis123 wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:08 pm
Also wondering if the Apollo 60 would be a good and cheap upgrade from the spaceskate, or if I should cash out for the Moses 633.
The Apollo is not a cheap option comparing to the older wings mentioned. Still less expensive than switching all to moses. There is also an option to get the moses wings and fuselage adaptor to keep using the alu mast.

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Re: Spaceskate - it's limits?

Postby LeoLeal » Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:18 am

grigorib wrote:
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:27 am
LeoLeal wrote:
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:05 am
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- When I use this front wing with my kite I feel that I have to put too much force on my back foot and almost nothing to my front foot, so should I move my plate to front or back of my board?
...
Move your mast forward by 1.5-2” and adjust from there
I followed your advice and the result was great.
Actually I just moved 1.5" , next time I will try 2", at 2” I will reach full mast forward.
Will this setup help me with foot change and tack?

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Re: Spaceskate - it's limits?

Postby LeoLeal » Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:53 pm

Comparing a SpaceSkate VS Apollo (or 633 Moses), who has more glide to ride on wave?
Here I'm not interesting in carves , speed or etc, only in the ability to glide and feel the wave push me , using the minimum of the kite at the moment I'm on a wave.


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