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Wiski23
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Re: a few ways of rescuing a board

Postby Wiski23 » Tue Oct 22, 2013 8:27 am

Solid mate :thumb:

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Re: a few ways of rescuing a board

Postby johnm » Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:05 am

Peter_Frank wrote:Not sure I understand how one can "clinch" the board, without holding it


Hi Peter - the video's prob not showing it clearly enough - but you simply lay the board across the top of your chickenloop / depower rope - then reach over the top of the board to the bar - you can use both hands so possible in light winds :thumb:

biggest problem i get - is what the other person does with their kite - if they keep theirs high so I can keep mine low then it works fine :D

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Re: a few ways of rescuing a board

Postby kitewise » Tue Oct 22, 2013 6:25 pm

Thanks for making that video. I'm sure it will help many get their equip back.
Now if we could only get kiters to put some contact info on their gear, most would get it back. Maybe a six pack?
P

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Re: a few ways of rescuing a board

Postby matth » Tue Oct 22, 2013 8:54 pm

great video, and even better use of this forum..


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