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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby pikovsg » Thu May 04, 2017 4:59 am

Had the new 110 wing out today in waves and almost popped my brain out with a grin that took over my head. Lordy, what an amazing foil for waves! The carving drops are insane! Just insane! All I can think is foiling that wing for the rest of the day.

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby Kamikuza » Thu May 04, 2017 9:49 am

That's not the 150 wave foil...?

We've a Lift in the clubhouse shed...I should ask to ride it...

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby Starsky » Thu May 04, 2017 12:36 pm

Nice,

They really do look like a nice foil for the carvers.

From what I can see they are the best price point for a carbon foil. So far all reports are stellar too. Looks like good value.

Alloy foil I would still give it to Zeeko for value, but I have one so am biased.

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby blu » Sat May 13, 2017 1:47 am

I ordered 150 with 32"mast as my first foil for learning. Is that good choice for 78kg rider?

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby Ecoastprock » Sat May 13, 2017 8:14 pm

I got the 130 wing and 36 in mast. This is my first foil so nothing to compare it to but in my opinion it rides great. It took me about 4 sessions to get the thing figured out but am now able to upwind, downwind and tack both ways pretty confidently.

Heres a clip of the foil in action in 13-15 mph winds


https://youtu.be/Tn1fel_cJhY






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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby junebug » Sat May 13, 2017 10:46 pm

I have the 110. It's a dream compared to my prior foil, which was the LF Rocket. It is lively and responsive, and I can carve it so much quicker than the LF. It's also much faster than the LF, has more lift, and is much lighter. I couldn't be happier with it.

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby blu » Sun May 14, 2017 12:47 am

Ecoastprock wrote:
Sat May 13, 2017 8:14 pm
I got the 130 wing and 36 in mast. This is my first foil so nothing to compare it to but in my opinion it rides great. It took me about 4 sessions to get the thing figured out but am now able to upwind, downwind and tack both ways pretty confidently.

Heres a clip of the foil in action in 13-15 mph winds


https://youtu.be/Tn1fel_cJhY






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great looking setup , did you build your own board?

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby Ecoastprock » Sun May 14, 2017 9:25 pm

blu wrote:
Sun May 14, 2017 12:47 am
Ecoastprock wrote:
Sat May 13, 2017 8:14 pm
I got the 130 wing and 36 in mast. This is my first foil so nothing to compare it to but in my opinion it rides great. It took me about 4 sessions to get the thing figured out but am now able to upwind, downwind and tack both ways pretty confidently.

Heres a clip of the foil in action in 13-15 mph winds


https://youtu.be/Tn1fel_cJhY






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great looking setup , did you build your own board?


no, mhl board

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby pikovsg » Sun May 14, 2017 9:59 pm

What's the name of that MHL board? Do you have a link?

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Re: 2017 Lift Foils

Postby theblutch » Sun Jun 03, 2018 11:44 am

Hello
I am very interested in lift products. I wanted to take the lift 130 but I see it is not done anymore. So I thought I would go on the lift 150 but I'm afraid it would be a little too much of one. On the other hand I'm afraid to be a little fair with the 110. I come from a zeeko with carver. one of you is sailing with the 150? (in kite I mean).
it will be my main foil, which I want to use from 8 to 25kn


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