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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Kamikuza » Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:53 am

Westozzy wrote:Jesus those wing tip folds gave me the absolute shits. But Christ did I go big on the pyscho.

Yeah, the need for a higher level of maintenance gives me the shits but . . . when you get out on the water and it all comes together, there's nothing like a foil! :thumb:

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby jakemoore » Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:48 pm

bullet wrote:a brand new flysurfer speed retails at about £2000.00 which is about $3000.00 so I see no reason why somebody would pay $4000.00 for a second hand kite :rollgrin:


To be clear: that is a 2002 3 line Psycho - the original, and it was Psycho to fly. The only think quite like it could be an FARC or X10. Imagine a kite appreciating in value!

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Gioro_T » Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:41 pm

Why not have some diversity in your quiver ?
You will then love both foils and inflatables, both inflatables and foils - with a passion !! ... because you will know which conditions and daily preferences invite which kite into your session.

Simple, right ?

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Westozzy » Tue Jul 23, 2013 1:22 am

If I buy a Chronic can I say thats a mixed quiver then? LOL.

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Dave_5280 » Tue Jul 23, 2013 3:14 am

Foils are better on snow - just roll them out and go, and they keep flying when the wind dies down and the LEIs can't fly.

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Westozzy » Tue Jul 23, 2013 5:56 am

Awesome...thought this was a kitesurfing forum? Hey you guys might be right about kites on the snow, but heck that doesn't help me I live in the west coast of Australia who saw snow only in the last ice age..lol.

So back to kitesurfing, anyone heard anymore on the chronic?

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby L0KI » Tue Jul 23, 2013 6:20 am

Eppo...the Chronic is something you smoke, right? :D

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Tone » Tue Jul 23, 2013 7:29 am

Oldnbroken wrote:Eppo...the Chronic is something you smoke, right? :D
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yup, and I am sure FS don't actually realise that.

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Westozzy » Tue Jul 23, 2013 9:12 am

On a serious note that stuff is fucken messed up. I know a mate who got into that shit and lost his job and everything. Just couldn't keep it together, messed him up big time.

Don't fuck with it.

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Re: Foils Vs. Inflatables

Postby Kamikuza » Tue Jul 23, 2013 11:41 am

Westozzy wrote:On a serious note that stuff is fucken messed up. I know a mate who got into that shit and lost his job and everything. Just couldn't keep it together, messed him up big time.

Don't fuck with it.

If it wasn't weed, it'd have been something else. Like kiting :D


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