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NEMESIS 8-12-16 for choppy sea

Postby kitime » Tue Jul 20, 2004 9:38 pm

are nemesis 8-12-16 the right kites to ride on choppy sea? (for medium level rider) board 128*35 ?
What do you think? :?: 8)

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Postby oceanplay » Wed Jul 21, 2004 8:21 pm

you would have more fun on the yarga

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Postby ryansurf1 » Thu Jul 22, 2004 3:53 am

oceanplay......lmao........do you have more fun then me?

kitime....it depends on how you like to ride. Are you a mid or high aspect guy. Do you like to ride fast? Riding waves or jumping? how much do you weigh on that board?

I prefer the nemesis and ride in choppy ocean. maybe in hte 8 size might do the yarga, but don't have a need for that small kite often.

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Postby Dax » Thu Jul 22, 2004 11:41 pm

Yarga is pretty nice for chop because you can slow down a bit, where as the Nemi likes to ride real fast to get the most performance out of it. But Ryan is right, it basically comes down to style and preference.

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Postby Wawando » Tue Jul 27, 2004 11:36 pm

I have the nemesis 8, 10 and 12 and been riding a 16. I would rather go for 16+12+10. But that's me. I ride a 125x38 board and am 83kg. It is really a matter of personal taste: for example, i find the yarga 13,5 too grunty for my me.
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Postby KITIME » Wed Jul 28, 2004 4:24 pm

I'M only 65 kg and love to jump high! or maybe i should say i would love to jump high!

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