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Re: hydrofoil weights vs volume of boards

Postby Johnnyrotten204 » Mon Mar 08, 2021 1:00 am

windfreak74 wrote:
Sat Mar 06, 2021 10:23 pm
Hello Johnny, you are right!! guess i had not thought that. my first wing was a smaller wing which probably is a fiberglass foam corred wing(manta foil 2015, 535 cm2) . never had any issues with that wing probably some neutral boyancy wing. the big wing im using now is a solid chunk G10(manta foil 2018 g10 wing 1100cm2), weighs more and does not float. will try smaller wing again.
fuselage is solid aluminum.
That's interesting! I had assumed that was the case, but hadn't seen any 'evidence'. I was thinking about adding some weights to my board for fun to see how much volume I could save (home made pocket board) if I got bored...

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Re: hydrofoil weights vs volume of boards

Postby windfreak74 » Fri Mar 12, 2021 2:32 pm

did my floaty mod, no ducks on my pond for now!!

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