38286Re: Sled/foil works!
- Sep 5, 2001--- In kitesurf@y..., james@c... wrote:
> Interested to hear your sled/foil ideas. I have several foils with
> no sheeting ability and am happy to experiment on how to give them
> greater range.
> You mentioned that you duplicated the primary bridles at the
> wingtips. Why didn't you use the existing tip bridles?
> If you pull in on the sled control center line, how much load is
> on the tip bridles? Do they need special reinforcement?to
> When the tips are pulled in using a central line, do the original
> bridle lines to the tips become slack? If so, how is it possible
> steer the kite?a
> Does the center line tie direct to the tip v-lines, or do they form
> loop and the center line attach using a pulley?
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