Re: [ksurf] Longhorn bar is thin
- In a message dated 10/1/00 3:25:01 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
<< Just started to kite with the longhorn bar. It is much thinner than
the Naish bar and it gives me cramps in my hands. Is this normal and
should I get used to it or do you make it thicker yourself with
something like a tennisrackettape ? >>
You should get used to it after a few sessions. I'm basing that conclusion
on similar experience when switching to a smaller sailboard boom.
<< BTW: these bars ar f...ng expenisive for us Europeans with this
Dollar price. Incl. taxes it is now 600 Dutch guilders for one bar.
To make clear; for 600 guilders is about 35% of the price of a new
I think somebody mentioned they're around $200US, which is f...ing expensive
here too (around 25% of the price of a new Fanatic or single-skin epoxy Naish
kiteboard). I hear the SlingShot carbon bar is less, & functions better also.