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

Re: Foil drag :)

Expand Messages
  • ronvh_work@hotmail.com
    They are all round - but as it expands into a given shape it would deform - example the LEI bladder on the kite is not curved untill it is forced to by the
    Message 1 of 6 , Jul 23 8:44 AM
    • 0 Attachment
      They are all round - but as it expands into a given shape it would
      deform - example the LEI bladder on the kite is not curved untill it
      is forced to by the skin of the sleeve on the kite.

      Cheers
      Ron
      --- In ksurfschool@y..., kitebord@p... wrote:
      > --- In ksurfschool@y..., ronvh_work@h... wrote:
      > > Maybe the transition skin wouldn't have to be empty - it could
      > > perhaps be filled with a shaped bladder. (Presuming the extra
      > > performance justified the extra weight
      >
      > I think they're all round now because it's pretty hard to make a
      > light bladder with a "non-round" cross section.
      >
      > Mel
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.