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Need some help from you!

Postby Jose » Tue May 14, 2019 10:19 pm

Hello,

i bought a used (like new) moses hydrofoil 2018 because was a big deal (cheap)

Board T60 carbon with vorace 101R and i baught a new Front Wing 590 mm "Cruising" to learn

i want to buy a short mast (aluminium) and i see at internet Moses to Slingshot Adapter Plate, is possible use my moses fuselage with slingshot mast.

I decide to buy 71cm slingshot mast and plate, but i have a big problem! my board is 165x90cm and slinshot plate is 140x90cm

you know at market any adaptor to use 140*90 with my board 165x90??

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Re: Need some help from you!

Postby Foil » Wed May 15, 2019 3:00 am

I have the moses mast and slingshot masts with the great new adapter and it works just great on a board with tracks,
your moses T60 has just 4 holes, the base plate from slingshot has 2 sets of hole spacing, if it will not fit then extending 2 holes or drilling a new 2 holes will be easy to do, the width is the same at 90mm,
or opt for a track conversion at around 160 euro, easy for a custom shop to do, and then you can use any wing in the future as well.
I did on my old T60, glad i did,much better
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Re: Need some help from you!

Postby grigorib » Wed May 15, 2019 3:09 am

Jose wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 10:19 pm
Hello,

i bought a used (like new) moses hydrofoil 2018 because was a big deal (cheap)

Board T60 carbon with vorace 101R and i baught a new Front Wing 590 mm "Cruising" to learn

i want to buy a short mast (aluminium) and i see at internet Moses to Slingshot Adapter Plate, is possible use my moses fuselage with slingshot mast.

I decide to buy 71cm slingshot mast and plate, but i have a big problem! my board is 165x90cm and slinshot plate is 140x90cm

you know at market any adaptor to use 140*90 with my board 165x90??
Contact Jim Stringfellow and he’ll make you a 165x90mm mast plate for Slingshot mast. It will be also lighter than original

He also makes amazing mast to fuselage adapter
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Re: Need some help from you!

Postby Jose » Wed May 15, 2019 4:18 pm

Ok i send a email to Jim Stringfellow

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101cm Moses Carbon mast
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Moses- 633 wing set
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Re: Need some help from you!

Postby Foil » Wed May 15, 2019 4:27 pm

grigorib wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 3:09 am
Jose wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 10:19 pm

Contact Jim Stringfellow and he’ll make you a 165x90mm mast plate for Slingshot mast. It will be also lighter than original

He also makes amazing mast to fuselage adapter

wow! that looks so neat, and silly light compared to the slingshot one.

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Boards: Spleene RIP 37, Flysurfer Flydoor5 XL, Slingshot/Moses 80/91/105cm masts 590/683s/633 wings, Tim's 36" "woody", Slingshot Dwarfcraft 42", MBS Comp 95x

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Re: Need some help from you!

Postby grigorib » Wed May 15, 2019 5:41 pm

Foil wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 4:27 pm
grigorib wrote:
Wed May 15, 2019 3:09 am
Jose wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 10:19 pm

Contact Jim Stringfellow and he’ll make you a 165x90mm mast plate for Slingshot mast. It will be also lighter than original

He also makes amazing mast to fuselage adapter

wow! that looks so neat, and silly light compared to the slingshot one.
Jim is awesome and Slingshot should be paying him to design things. They need to shed at least 1/2 weight of current fuselage (and they still can keep it compatible with Hoverglide)


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