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  • Laurent Ness - Axel'Air
    ... dkiteski@webtv.net writes: You would be surprise to see how easy and confortable it is to
    Message 1 of 31 , Apr 5, 1999
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      In a message dated 4/2/99 8:13:16 PM Pacific Standard Time, 
      dkiteski@... writes:
      
      << can anything be as easy to water start as a Wipika? >>
      You would be surprise to see how easy and confortable it is 
      to relaunch a Concep Air wave 4.4 by instance. And it is not a wipika
      family kite.
      I will put picture of realunching and explanations soon on my site (I need time)
      Laurent Ness

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    • Raul F Argilagos
      Nope , wrong: Water repellent characteristics are not what make a kite relaunch but rather skill and design. F-one has relaunched every time that I ve f***ed
      Message 31 of 31 , Jan 16, 2000
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        Nope , wrong:
        Water repellent characteristics are not what make a kite relaunch
        but rather skill and design. F-one has relaunched every time that
        I've f***ed up . This kite actually relaunches faster than a Naish
        or Wipika!
        Raul

        On Thu, 13 Jan 2000 00:05:46 +0100 "fheyer" <fheyer@...> writes:
        >The only problem with the F-ONE starter is the following :
        >after a few times on the water your foil won't be water repellent and
        >that
        >will be very dificult to relaunch it from the water...
        >You can also try the original : owl kites, the same shape as F-ONE
        >Starter
        >but build with a real water repellent textile.
        >good luck
        >
        >Frank
        >-----Message d'origine-----
        >De : Gonzalo Zavala <gzavala@...>
        >� : kitesurf@... <kitesurf@...>
        >Date : mercredi 12 janvier 2000 22:18
        >Objet : [ksurf] Re: Pros and Cons
        >
        >
        >>Last weekend I used a F-ONE for the first time and was perfect at
        >>relaunchability, I mean 100% succes and very quick at each try. You
        >>just need the right technique (is very useful to use the third
        >>line-brake) and, I guess, enough wind.
        >>I've had some experiences with a wipika and have found the F-ONE (it
        >>was a 5.0 of the newer ones, I don't remember the name)to be even
        >>easier to relaunch than the wipika.
        >>
        >>"steve wiggs" <swigg-@...> wrote:
        >>original article:http://www.egroups.com/group/kitesurf/?start=8834
        >>> kiteboar-@... wrote:
        >>> original article:http://www.egroups.com/group/kitesurf/?start=1967
        >>> > In a message dated 4/2/99 8:13:16 PM Pacific Standard Time,
        >>> > dkiteski@... writes:
        >>> >
        >>> > << can anything be as easy to water start as a Wipika? >>
        >>> >
        >>> > Only a Naish, since Wipika has the international patent on
        >>inflatable
        >>> kites.
        >>> >
        >>> > Other kites can be "water started" by reeling in & relaunching by
        >>> hand from
        >>> > the board.
        >>> >
        >>> The concept Air kite can be re-lauched from the water. And it cab
        >be
        >>> relauched
        >>> upside down, which the Wipika can't I'm told.
        >>>
        >>
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