Re: [ksurf] Re: BOARD SIZE
> will probably go shorter than that eventually, I knowOur first boards were 1.8m but we found that on the open ocean they tended to
> I will still go upwind because as has been discussed, this is mostly due to
> power not the length of your board.
clip the chop too much and slow you down while the kite continued to wrap to the
edge of the wind window or worse still they would nose dive at speed and
sling-shot you over the front - this can be reduced to a certain degree by
moving your foot straps back but then you'll be dredging in the lulls and
lighter winds. For this performance you might as well use a wakeboard.
For 70 - 90 kg I still think that 2.1m is the best all-round length for a
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