[ksurf] Re: Upside down submarine ride
- From: <kmeder@...>
> Stan, my quick release is the original HPL and the wristleash is only
> 18" long, so you can easily activate it even if you arehooked in.
> I think the main reason most people are getting away fromthis type of
> release system is it completely releases one of the linesand you have
> to swim around in order to find the linet and get itre-attached.
> I've attached a 1/8" bungie line to the ring that attachesthe line to
> the quick release and then tied the other end to the endof the
> opposite lead line. This should make it very easy toretrieve the
> released line when needed.This arrangement certainly makes finding the loose line
easier. The problem is that when you try to re-attach the
loose kite line, the kite will tend to power up long before
you're ready for it to.