Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

RE: [ksurfschool] has anybody had bladder problems??

Expand Messages
  • Ariel Mas
    ... From: To: Sent: Saturday, March 24, 2001 1:42 PM Subject: [ksurfschool] has anybody had bladder
    Message 1 of 3 , Mar 26, 2001
    • 0 Attachment
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: <theraves@...>
      To: <ksurfschool@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Saturday, March 24, 2001 1:42 PM
      Subject: [ksurfschool] has anybody had bladder problems??


      > Dudes!!
      >
      > I'm interested in the problems people have had with bladders for
      > inflatable kites (WipiNaish, etc.). Why? Improvements may be
      > possible. But I don't want to take up a problem that nobody really
      > has. So this is my little survey to decide what, if anything, I
      > decide to do about it. I you're willing to participate, please
      > resend a fresh survey for each incident. Hope it's not too hard that
      > way... Thanks!!
      >
      > 1. Have you ever experienced a bladder leak? Y
      > 2. Do you know how it happened? Y
      >
      > 3. If YES, insert an X by all that apply:
      > Landing on rocks
      > Landing on trees, bushes, sticks X
      > Very hard landing(s)
      > Dragging over beach
      > Dragging over something else (road, etc) x
      > Other (please describe)
      >
      > 4. Did the kite itself get ripped? N
      >
      > 5. Did you fix the bladder yourself? Y
      > 6. If YES, what kind of leak was it and/or where?
      > Valve
      > Puncture X
      > Tear
      > Seam
      > Other (please describe)
      >
      > 7. If NO, what did you do?
      > Dealer replaced bladder
      > Dealer fixed bladder
      > Get new kite
      > Something else (what?)
      >
      > 8. Did the leak stay fixed? Y
      >
      > 9. Do you consider the bladder durable enough? N
      >
      > 10. Do you keep spare bladders on hand? N
      >
      > 11. If not, why?
      > No reason to
      > Too expensive X
      > Too hard to get X
      > Too disorganized in general, too much hassle
      >
      > 11. What kind of kite (make, model, year)?
      > NAISH AR5
      >
      >
      > 12. Anything else you want to tell me about your bladder
      > experiences?? ;-o)
      >
      AT MORE THAN $1000 IT SHOULD BRING A REPLACE OR 2 FOR THE MAIN
      BLADDER

      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.