Re: fixing reverse relaunch on my wipi 16m
- R !
I will be waiting for your comments on the reverse bridle.
--- In kitesurf@y..., "R!" <rainer@u...> wrote:
> --- In kitesurf@y..., fishersfort@a... wrote:
> > --- In kitesurf@y..., fabio.jorge@l... wrote:
> > > Can this reverse-lauch bridle improve the control (turns,
> > > gusts) of my AR5 9.5 ?
> > > The reverse lauch i not a big deal for me in the 9.5 , I would
> > might
> > > setup this on mine if improves the control.
> > > tks for all
> > > Kite on
> > > FJ
> > It will not improve anything on the 9.5.
> You sure Dwight? Did you try it out on a 9.5?
> I put the Wipi style bridle on my 11.5 today (without the reverse
> launch lines). I only got to sail it briefly because the wind
> and it was poorly tuned so I could not depower enough when the wind
> picked up suddenly. I had the impression that the kite became
> turn, smoother. I sail in the smart loop alot (bungy + smart loop
> otherwise) and with this bridle the steering lines are loaded much
> so it takes almost no effort to handhold the bar, even when sheeted
> all the way. I will need to tune the setup for proper range and try
> again to confirm these first impressions.
> If it all pans out I might even add the reverse launch lines. I
> put the attachment points on the kite but I believe I need to
> a front line leash to depower the kite effectively...