Re: Short lines or long lines thats the ........??? DAzed and confused????
- --- In ksurfschool@y..., Mel <kitebord@p...> wrote:
> You can go upwind better with 20s IF you're powered up, but ifyou're barely
> powered up enough to park the kite on 40s, they you'll go upwindbetter than
> with 20s (because you'd be underpowered on the 20s).extend the
> I think this discussion started by a suggestion of short lines to
> high end of a big kite (to reduce the gap before switching to anexisting
> small kite), which I countered with a suggestion that long lineswould
> extend the low end range of that small kite by a greater amount(they'd
> reduce the gap more).reported to work
> Flowbees, Skytes, & the soon-to-be-released Chinook are all
> at any length setting.Thanks for explaining it once again ..It seems right to have longer
lines so you have more area to work whith..Especially if the wind is
a little gusty wich it tends to be most of the time where i kite..