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by revhed
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Hydrofoils banned at Anglet beach (Biarritz) France
Replies: 4
Views: 4187

Re: Hydrofoils banned at Anglet beach (Biarritz) France

I agree. BUT maybe only for certain summer months and ,or have a small kite zone if space allows. Easy to see that there are to many people at least in the photos shown at that time. Sorry but a few kiters as compaired to loads of beach goers, simply need to find another place! On, side on wind, lin...
by revhed
Mon Jun 04, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Are there foot hooks that don't %*-"@! break?
Replies: 32
Views: 15946

Re: Are there foot hooks that don't %*-"@! break?

lieutenantglorp wrote:
Thu May 31, 2018 5:22 pm
Here are my creations:

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Quite possibly the best foot hooks in the world today! :thumb:
BRAVO!
R H
by revhed
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Hydrofoil Builders
Topic: Best way to make a prototype
Replies: 20
Views: 10852

Re: Best way to make a prototype

If you are riding your own homebuilt hydrofoil you are probably an expert! size related to F wing isn't as important as aoa or the stab itself This is truly a refined craft Just a few thoughts. In the learning stage if you are lucky enough to have a confirmed KBHF pilot who can test your DIY and te...
by revhed
Sat Jun 02, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Stormkite voyager lightspeed
Replies: 31
Views: 12774

Re: Stormkite voyager lightspeed

My simple thread suddenly became a language battle involving some of the very frequent posters. 😎 Sorry with short explanation. In this world now "alternate facts" and all out lies are becoming the norm and go unchallenged. This taking place a lot now in the English speaking world making clear mean...
by revhed
Sat Jun 02, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: anti-slip versus pad on a foilboard
Replies: 10
Views: 6887

Re: anti-slip versus pad on a foilboard

Consider if you wear booties or not because if yes they really "grip,stick" to a board if padded, making foot micro adjusts harder. Booties sure help protect feet from many things including sharp trailing edges of foil, shells , rocks, glass, plastic, ect on beach and in shallow water. Where we ride...
by revhed
Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Stormkite voyager lightspeed
Replies: 31
Views: 12774

Re: Stormkite voyager lightspeed

I use the terms correctly, when I write or share or prove (evidence and documentation) something work related, or in general. 8) Peter Then please provide (evidence and documentation) for this, In native English fast implies "fast turning". In other languages (ours t.ex), fast means fast (forward) ...
by revhed
Thu May 31, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Stormkite voyager lightspeed
Replies: 31
Views: 12774

Re: Stormkite voyager lightspeed

In native English fast implies "fast turning". Sorry, but NO it does not! https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=ovkPW5fjNs6OmgWz25DIDw&q=definition+of+fast&oq=definition+of+fast&gs_l=psy-ab.3..0l4j0i22i30k1l6.3622.8020.0.8322.18.17.0.1.1.0.152.2192.0j17.17.0....0...1c.1.64.psy-ab..0.18.2196......
by revhed
Thu May 31, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Remora Suction Foil Mount
Replies: 23
Views: 10502

Re: Remora Suction Foil Mount

doubt it greatly! Suction cup lifters Exist in single, double, triple, quad.... https://www.faithfulltools.com/images/extralarge/FAISUCPAD3P.jpg?1520865430 The difficulty is to bring stiffness between the white cover and the 3 or 4 suction cups. One triple pad: 150kg / 300lbs of vertical lift Two d...
by revhed
Wed May 30, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Hydrofoil
Topic: Remora Suction Foil Mount
Replies: 23
Views: 10502

Re: Remora Suction Foil Mount

myerscouse wrote:
Wed May 30, 2018 10:02 am
I have managed to wack the Remora off a couple of times on Sandbars The Remora is used with a Leash
:roll:
RH
As I do not use facebook for SO many reasons and did a search for at least a photo of your "idea" I can not comment more, but will say I doubt it greatly!
by revhed
Mon May 28, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Build Your Own Bridle Lines
Replies: 8
Views: 4437

Re: Build Your Own Bridle Lines

Then I would re-splice after the new line has stabilized. Lock the splice with a lock stitch or cyanoacrylate glue once it is very stable, matched, Only because Super Glue, CA, and stiching, sewing are almost permanant, we used to do one end like this,BUT the other, Just make a magic marker small b...

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