60481Re: [ksurf]Leash - Safety system - autoreturn after doing a back/frontloop
- Oct 1, 2002--- In kitesurf@y..., "Peter Frank" <pf@4...> wrote:
> Most systems won't work well under load - and you are under fullload
> all the time...system
> I ALWAYS use a safety leash, and until a good useable unspin
> appears, I'll just jump the other way around to unspin. This isThere are several systems which spin quite well, because they use a
> really good practice anyway.
separate swivel for the leash (which has very little load). There's
one pictured at
It's not all that clear, but just below the shackle there's a
stopper ball, & then a plain stainless O-ring, to which the leash
attaches. Very cheap, simple, & effective. It's shown with a
center-line sliding-ring leash, but should work equally well on a
rear line, &/or with an old style system.
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