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Re: More safety: short bar leader lines

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  • Carlo
    Have you tried f-one bar (2005 model), it is dificul to be tangled new product give better and safty riding. Carlos Martinez Cavalla www.chilekite.cl ... knots
    Message 1 of 2 , Apr 7, 2005
      Have you tried f-one bar (2005 model), it is dificul to be tangled
      new product give better and safty riding.

      Carlos Martinez Cavalla
      www.chilekite.cl


      --- In kitesurf@yahoogroups.com, "ichiman1" <ichiman1@y...> wrote:
      >
      > Yesterday I had the bar lines tangle TWICE during loops. What would
      > happen is, the lines are twisted because of the loop, the stopper
      knots
      > where the spectra meets the leaders are pushed together and once ina
      > while the knots will jam one against the other and they stick, so
      you
      > cannot steer the bar.
      >
      > Seems like leader lines of less than one bar length would prevent
      the
      > stoppers from coming close to each other in any circumstances
      > (currently mu leader lines are 1.5 meters long), but leaders are
      there
      > to keep the spectra away from your body, so what length is
      reasonably
      > safe? Thanks
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