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We're just starting testing of a new type of line but one of the features will be safety marking of the lines. Often very dangerous situations are caused by simple switching front-to-back lines.
These simple tags can be shrunk on the ends of most popular lines with a hair dryer. More information is at: http://www.wetstuff.com
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.....just wait 'till you see our new lines. No more limpies..no more stiffies! Later.
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Good idea! Even the color coded lines are easy to get reversed when you're all excited and maybe at a new spot with a new kite or many combinations of distractions in your head. So labeling the lines is one more step towards insuring better safety. Thanks for the lead. I think this type of labeling would be good as the industry standard.
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very good idea indeed!
this should help to connect your lines the way it should be.
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