If your a competent skier (i.e. power carving), Snowboarding is a breeze. Same weight control as skiing (unweighted tail to turn, edge control etc), but turned 90. You do actually use your upper body to initiate turns (point where you want to go, lean towards the front of the board and around you go...
CLARK-Y 11.7% smoothed
Width = 600mm
Chord = 205mm
Thickness = 65% (18mm) Pitch = 1.30°
okume plank (That's what the offcut i found was) - going for a rectangular wing with corners rounded off.
AR is a bit low so hoping for a nice slow easy to use in light wind foil.
Hi guys, Thanks for this interesting info. I'm looking at having a go at building (I have not foiled yet). I like playing in the (little and mushy) wave and swell we get around here. Would a big wing also be ok for the learning curve? If so how big (I'm 90kg)? What wing to stab area ratio is used on...