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by Bill
Thu Apr 05, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Re: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out

Thanks guys lots of food for thought - much appreciated!
Sliick, by attaching the flag out line to the ring that rotates, does that not mean you don't have a safety release on the flag out line (which you do if you attach to a suicide leash?)
by Bill
Sun Apr 01, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Re: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out

The best swivel is one that's not there. They never work well anyways. Just get rid of it and replace with ball/ring or ring/ring safety. Don't suppose you have a pic of how this works? Sounds like the best way to go for me. I’m the same as Sarc always replace mine with a ring there’s no friction o...
by Bill
Sun Apr 01, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Re: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out

Thanks!
by Bill
Sun Apr 01, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Re: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out

sarc wrote:
Sun Apr 01, 2018 3:58 am
The best swivel is one that's not there. They never work well anyways. Just get rid of it and replace with ball/ring or ring/ring safety.
Don't suppose you have a pic of how this works? Sounds like the best way to go for me.
by Bill
Sun Apr 01, 2018 3:09 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Re: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out

Sorry meant a 4 line kite as opposed to a 5 line kite. My kites flag out to a single front line.
by Bill
Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Replacement swivel for 4line flag out
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Replacement swivel for 4line flag out

I have this swivel and it's damaging my lines. The end of the sleeving gets damaged when I pull it back through after it gets pulled through the swivel often when I land the kite. Also the sleeving on the flag out line and eventually the line itself gets worn by the bar ie the wing on the swivel. On...
by Bill
Sun Jan 28, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Cape Town - 1st time, pick kites with me
Replies: 23
Views: 4505

Re: Cape Town - 1st time, pick kites with me

When is the windy season? Is it windy in June?
by Bill
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Brazil wave sailing
Replies: 6
Views: 582

Re: Brazil wave sailing

Thanks for the replies very helpful! Can you recommend any accommodation. Will be going with wife who does not kite and would prob stay at accommodation when i pop out. She is asking if its safe?
by Bill
Fri Dec 15, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Brazil wave sailing
Replies: 6
Views: 582

Brazil wave sailing

Is brazil good for wave sailing? If so what are the best spots? Do people normally hire a car out there to get around to spots etc?
by Bill
Wed Oct 25, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Airush wave kite hindenburg
Replies: 6
Views: 891

Re: Airush wave kite hindenburg

Thanks front lines were about 4 to 6 inches to long! So recon that should sort out problem. Should have thought of that myself😡

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