Re: To buy or not to buy that is the Question?
I weight about 230lbs, and just bought a 12.2 air rush
Do you think a 12.2 will get me up?
--- In email@example.com, CC - Steve <kite_head@n...> wrote:
> If you can stay upwind consistently you are beyond beginner and
you are by definition using a big enough kite for your weight and
condtions. Why do you want a bigger kite? What is your weight?
What kite sizes are
> others of your weight using?
> If I remember correctly a Wipi AB 11 is about the equivalent of a
> High AR kites are harder to relaunch but do- able once you learn.
> If the kite is the right size it is not a waste.
> Get some help learning to relaunch
> Carson City, Nevada, USA
> 8/18/2003 11:28:27 AM, martin ginsburg <gloryrainbow1@y...> wrote:
> >I am a beginner kiter have a Cabrina Co2 8.5. I can go upwind
consistently. Winds are light here in L.A, and I am told that a 16
would be better for my size. I have seen an ad for a Wipika
Airblast 2001 high aspect
> ratio 16 for cheap. Am I wasting my money or will it work for
me? Is it easily relaunchable? Any other help is appreciated.
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- Same old crock of shit on this group. bIGGER IS BETER !!!!
yEAH LETS PUT BEGGINNERS ON THE BIGGEST KITE THAT SEEMS POSSIBLE AND
put them IN the chicken trim loop. Biggers not always better its how
you use it that counts. Controoooooooool ooooooh ahhhhh feeeeel the
poweer mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm but don't let it go hold it. Wheres the sweet
spot mmmmmm..................you'll know just don't let it
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Stefano Rosso" <stefano.rosso@a...>
> Hi Martin,size
> It is thrue that with the 16m you will feel much better. The bigger
> in the beginning the better. Go for it.
> === That's some pretty stupid advice for a beginner !