Re: Kiteskiing questions
- The method I describe is for open-cell foils. with your valved foils
launching may require that you pre-inflate the foil.
--- In ksurfschool@y..., "hink_trent" <hink_trent@y...> wrote:
> With the kite packed in the manner described above it is possible
> just unroll the kite and spread it face up. with the brakes already
> applied the kite should inflate and just sit there while you
> carefully unwind the lines. In practice the kite may take off in a
> gust and spin a few twists in the lines. The kite won't pull to
> because the brakes are applied. You can just twist the handles to
> the twists out before you unwrap the last bit of brake lines and
> prepare to launch.