Re: [snowkiteidaho] interesting factoid
Re: [snowkiteidaho] interesting factoidThe newest speed wings are basically the 10/12/15 m kites without lines.
These are the ones they run downhill on skis
From: Darrel & Shannan Thomas <darrelthomas@...>
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Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2009 12:56:30 -0600
To: Snowkiteidaho <firstname.lastname@example.org>, <email@example.com>
Subject: [snowkiteidaho] intersting factoid
I was talking to a coworker who is in to parachuting. I was curious about relative canopy sizes with kiting. She said typical recreational chute would be around 190 sqft. I did the math when I got home, it’s about 17.5m2. People into performance will jump with smaller chutes.