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Postby Marthain » Sun Sep 15, 2002 7:53 pm

Hi, question, does anyone have experience with the "new" large.. footstraps? are they more comfortabel then the normal footstraps? or whats better than the normal straps?

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Postby Guest » Sun Sep 15, 2002 8:33 pm

Try NSI footstraps, designed by Adam Koch. 10 cm wide symetrical footstraps. Soft and good to your feets.


Postby Guest » Sun Sep 15, 2002 9:28 pm

The NSI straps are great, check out
they have them also

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Postby x-shooter » Sun Sep 15, 2002 9:58 pm

we have them as well and they are very comfortable. They provide a better grip and softer feeling.
At each side you have 9 holes for different sizes and angles.



Postby Guest » Sun Sep 15, 2002 10:00 pm

I have large feet(high vrist), and also wear surfing shoes when kiting. I usually have problems getting my feet properly into the footstraps, and keeping them there. Are these straps so adjustable that I will enjoy them also?

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Postby Trikke » Sun Sep 15, 2002 11:37 pm

I have the Wipika large straps on my Wipika Eclipse 159 and I can say they're great.
They SUCK your feet in! They're more confortable than normal ones and have more feeling;moreover they have great adjustability with 9 holes on each side;no problem for your foot shape!


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Postby Backloop » Mon Sep 16, 2002 3:38 am

Try the Da Kine Control Contour Padz and Straps. Best ever!

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Postby edmis » Mon Sep 16, 2002 7:32 am

litewave designs wake-strap is perfect.


Postby Guest » Mon Sep 16, 2002 11:31 am

i use wide straps. use dive boots when i ride sometimes too. never have any problem with strap comfort. do sometimes have hard time getting foot in strap with boot on, but seems true for any strap and boot.


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Postby Hernan » Mon Sep 16, 2002 1:34 pm

the most important thing about foostraps is fit (size). NSI's are confortable but a little too soft. I use them and others a little more rigid that gives you a more sucure feeling. Spend time founding the right size for you. (make a BIG difference).

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