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Postby Guest » Mon Aug 19, 2002 3:04 pm

hi dudes. I live in an island with 4-8 bofor winds. what size of kite should i buy.

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Postby Guest » Mon Aug 19, 2002 4:24 pm

an inflatable.

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Postby Guest » Mon Aug 19, 2002 5:16 pm

Helpfull comment above!!!
You will need several kites to cover that range & kiting above a F6 (25knots+) is not a whole bunch of fun & dangerous for the beginner.
Start with a 10-12m flat area inflatable & learn in a F4 max - don't put it up in more wind or it will bite!

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Postby Toby » Mon Aug 19, 2002 5:22 pm

if you have 4-8 Bft classical setup is a good choice:
8-12-16 sqm surface area.

Starting with a 12 sqm.

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