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by burny
Thu Feb 09, 2006 10:30 pm
Forum: Snow / Land
Topic: GPSauge Speedkite Event, Lake Neusiedl, Austria, Feb.11th
Replies: 0
Views: 551

GPSauge Speedkite Event, Lake Neusiedl, Austria, Feb.11th

details on

http://www.kitezone.at

actually we have a very fast soft/icy surface and the forecast says more than 30 knots windspeed for saturday.

a bunch of prizes from the sponsors, some drinks :gulp: for free and no entry fee. :thumb:

Lets have fun and
cu there,
burny
by burny
Sat Dec 17, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: Snow / Land
Topic: Ice blades
Replies: 12
Views: 2057

wavelord on lake neusiedl, Jan. 2005

Here you are,
the real life version of the ice crusher. It works!

Have fun and don´t forget your helmet.

burny
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by burny
Thu Jan 29, 2004 5:37 pm
Forum: Snow / Land
Topic: How to keep a kite in the window?
Replies: 6
Views: 1470

Only depower the frenzy as much as necessary at the Clam Cleat, not more. Pulling in the bar when necessary tightens the backlines even more and makes the Kite sitting further back in the wind window. You should also fly it further back on the upstroke. And what about some wax for your skies. The Fr...
by burny
Thu Jan 29, 2004 8:47 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: What's the top end of AMP 8.7 (~12m2) for 75kg?
Replies: 14
Views: 1678

somewhere between 25 and 30knts depending on your skill, weight , board and balls
by burny
Sat Aug 30, 2003 11:03 am
Forum: Safety
Topic: !!! SAFETY with velcro fixing may FAIL !!!
Replies: 3
Views: 5239

pic of the velcro

hi steve,
I´m talking about THIS velcro:

http://www.madefrom.com/kitezone/pics/g ... velcro.htm


pic is taken from the new gaastra bar, but there are some other brands on the market using this velcro fixing.

fly safe,
burny
by burny
Sat Aug 23, 2003 7:12 am
Forum: Safety
Topic: !!! SAFETY with velcro fixing may FAIL !!!
Replies: 3
Views: 5239

!!! SAFETY with velcro fixing may FAIL !!!

In some cases the velcro which is meant for clipping together the SS rings of the power lines may not open. There is a variety of possibilities to fix the velcro and at least one of them can set the safety system out of order. After pulling the safety release the velcro may get even tighter under lo...
by burny
Sat Aug 16, 2003 2:55 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Wipika bladders issue
Replies: 12
Views: 1899

at least the early production models have very thin bladder material compared to naish for example. I had many problems with my amp 13.5 - serial number 14. as I posted in an earlier thread: great kites / bad bladders
by burny
Sun Aug 03, 2003 7:19 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: AMP 13,5????
Replies: 1
Views: 637

:thumb: :?: despite main bladder problems at the beginning - I love it!!! maybe the reason was a little bit too short front bladder that didn´t fill up fully the black cover at the tips - just my suspicion. I have an early production model (serial no. 14) so hope this problem is not actual anymor...
by burny
Mon Jul 07, 2003 10:21 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Wippy AMP design fault ????????
Replies: 9
Views: 1871

it looks like the stitches at the end of the strap are so close on a nerrow strap that it is like a very weak spot.
We assume the same reason for a torn strut (second left) on a Hydro+ 6.9. Seems to be a matter of quality control or even bad engineering.
by burny
Sun Mar 09, 2003 9:22 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Self-landing the kite.A solution!
Replies: 33
Views: 3504

what about self launching?

Great, Christophe - simple solutions are mostly the best.

Have you ever tried it the other way round, i.e. launching with this technique?

burny

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