I know that, but with the depower strap to maximum and the bar sheeted all the way in, then I think you´re quite powered up.Séb wrote:You're not full power if you have the depower strap to the maximum like you describe.
Which is?nherbold wrote:You are correct; safest would be to do the launch unhooked, but it's not my preferred method either. You can always try a drift launch or a self launch off the beach by slowly pulling your kite into the launch position. Both these methods are also safest when done unhooked, but most people I know will do them hooked in with one hand on the QR.
Personally I prefer the pitch-pole technic