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Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby abel » Mon Nov 21, 2016 10:14 pm

Recommendations appreciated.
I'm considering a new one, more suitable for hydrofoiling.

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby Dwight » Mon Nov 21, 2016 11:01 pm

Windsurf race harnesses. Dakine reflex is good one.

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby Da Yoda » Mon Nov 21, 2016 11:37 pm

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby L0KI » Tue Nov 22, 2016 3:36 am

Dakine Nitrous Shorts

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby flyingcamel » Tue Nov 22, 2016 5:09 am

get an ion b2 board short or the dakine nitrus short with a dynabar sliding rope

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby DSZ » Tue Nov 22, 2016 6:17 pm

Really like the Dakine Fusion seat harness. Hook height right at my navel. Lower than a waist, slightly higher than a trunk style but with more support and of course never rides up. Back problems prevent use of waist anymore. I do use it with a Dynabar sliding rope.

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby iriejohn » Tue Nov 22, 2016 9:40 pm

Got a bad back and use an ION Echo seat harness with a Dynabar sliding rope. Really low, never rides up, never had any issues with back pain.

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby DSZ » Tue Nov 22, 2016 9:48 pm

iriejohn wrote:Got a bad back and use an ION Echo seat harness with a Dynabar sliding rope. Really low, never rides up, never had any issues with back pain.
That's exactly why I bought the Dakine Fusion, getting off subject here but the Fusion hook is a little higher which I like over the Nitrous I was using prior which I found a little low.

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Re: Which harness has the lowest hook?

Postby sarc » Wed Nov 23, 2016 12:56 pm

L0KI wrote:Dakine Nitrous Shorts
I remember that the Nitrous had a super low hook position, and very comfortable. They fell apart after 1 year kiting but it was 4 years ago, so maybe the newer Nitrous is better built (using Ion B2 now but it does NOT have a very low hook position)


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