Re: [ksurfschool] Re: Lines: how long is long?
- I did try 60m and longer a few years ago. It's probably close to the max
practical limit (too long a delay in kite response). 45m to 50m is
> Last winter at the Kitesurfing Winter Tour in Quebec, I saw a guy
> flying a CA Ex's 9.0 with 60m lines ! It's VERY long !
> But, he was the only one moving around...
> It seemed really slow to turn but the power stroke was very long !
> It looked very long to roll on his handles :)
> --- In ksurfschool@y..., Fritz@c... wrote:
> > I read about Hung's short lines for winter....the standard packs
> > come in 20 or 30m, but have any of you run a set of 50's?
> > Beyond the obvious about sag and drag - where's the logical
> > stop.
> > With a roll of 500' Q - the first cut makes a: 250'/70+m pair.
> > Anybody try it?
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