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by tomato
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:19 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: North Nuggett 5'5" Dimensions
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Re: North Nuggett 5'5" Dimensions

Hi just jump into othis topic- I see found good price for nugget 2015 online. Would 5'5" would be too big for me at 80kg (175lbs)? I would like to learn directional. is there a big difference between 2015 and other years?
by tomato
Sun Nov 26, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: How does Kiteboarding translate to snowboarding
Replies: 17
Views: 1029

Re: How does Kiteboarding translate to snowboarding

if you ride deep powder with snowboard- then it can be quite simiral. But on grooms- snowboard is way more responsive, it also flexing more to be compared with kiteboard. However- my switch riding improved since I have started to kite :) Main difference is carving and edge control: kiteboard is more...
by tomato
Tue Nov 21, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: What's your favorite lightwind kite?
Replies: 107
Views: 20141

Re: What's your favorite lightwind kite?

Does anyone has experience with Gaastra Spark 17m kite. There some pretty good deals online for it. Smaller sizes have good reviews, but how about 17m size? How good it is for light wind? I am a beginner, 80kg. Mowing the loan mostly. Since I can not kite as often as I want in a good wind- when I go...
by tomato
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: [Beginner] Impact+Life vest advice?
Replies: 18
Views: 956

Re: [Beginner] Impact+Life vest advice?

It depends if you use wetsuit or not. Wetsuit adds some buoyancy. If I use 4mm- I can float without problems. And also I use Dakine surface vest. I like it for few reasons: - if adds floatation. not much, but enought not to sink. NIce so have time when feeling new beginner- relaunch kite, put on boa...
by tomato
Wed Oct 04, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Ozone bar new graphic
Replies: 43
Views: 4012

Re: Ozone bar new graphic

It has to be red-green as historically colors are coming from sailing. None of those colors are used on this bar here. Plus some people have difficulty to separate blue and black colors. Specially men, about 10% of us has bigger or smaller problems with color recognition :) At my work one time I hav...
by tomato
Fri Aug 25, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: downwinder ultrlight pack
Replies: 13
Views: 1367

Re: downwinder ultrlight pack

Do you guys have phones if you kite alone? I have mobile phone in a waterproof bag, which I put into jogging phone case on my arm. Just in case I break a leg or something, and there is nobody on the beach.
Someone have better solution?
by tomato
Fri Aug 25, 2017 7:35 am
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Beginner - buy gear or more lessons?
Replies: 34
Views: 2865

Re: Beginner - buy gear or more lessons?

just go dude. I had instructor for 5 hours for start, how it works, fly kite, safety, body drag etc. And then 2-3 hours for more safety and waterstart, but wind was extremely weak- he gave me to fly 19m kite :) that day it barely counts. After I could go up on my strong side and crash after 5 meters...
by tomato
Thu Aug 24, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Your best Aliexpress somehow kite-related stuff?
Replies: 7
Views: 1363

Re: Your best Aliexpress somehow kite-related stuff?

I have bought bar and chicken loop when was building own kite bar. CL was Nobile, and looks like it is original.
by tomato
Sun Jul 09, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Foil Kites
Topic: Funalexed Pansh Aurora
Replies: 34
Views: 4753

Re: Funalexed Pansh Aurora

I have done the change on Aurora v1, Put on a bar- it did not flew at all. Formed an almost round arc with tips wobbling toward inside. Was complete dissapointment. Then I have pulled stearing lines to flag and land the kite- kite become full sized, and pulled me throught the beach :) it seems Auror...
by tomato
Wed Jun 28, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: Kitesurfing
Topic: Kiteboard Addict
Replies: 13
Views: 1703

Re: Kiteboard Addict

when you drive on a street and see house numbers 7..9..11..13... you know it would be a perfect quiver :) and compare to other side 8..10..12.. :)

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