Re: [ksurfschool] kites size vs body weight
- you are right we are forgetting it's a few variable
equation. I guess us beginners are trying to keep it
simple but it's not all that easy.
Which is why this group is good for us.
--- Thomas George DeMille <tdemille@...> wrote:
> I see a lot of discussion of kite size but don't see__________________________________
> mention of wind speed all the time. The kite
> size vs. body weight is completely dependent on the
> wind. I was flying with a 4 meter kite last
> month in 35 knot winds. In 12 knot winds I need an
> Point being if you are talking about kite size you
> need to talk about wind speed.
> The 200 pound guy with the 9 meter kite, I would
> imagine that would be a good kite for you in
> winds over 22 or so...
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