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 Post subject: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 12:42 am 
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The flat base of a pump is so awkward when trying to pump a kite up. Maybe a slanted base - either toward or away from you would make more sense.


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 1:14 am 
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I'm speechless :lame1:


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 1:53 am 
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clearly because the world is flat. sheesh I thought everyone knew that by now. :allbegood:


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 2:51 am 
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yea thats weird about all pumps r flat on the bottom,....
one thing i know is that the ones w/aluminum shafts are SH!T!


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 2:53 am 
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i wish they would make a left handed pump!!


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 3:34 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 3:36 am 
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supachip1 wrote:
i wish they would make a left handed pump!!


until Phil Mickelson start kiteboarding, they won't


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 3:47 am 
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consumer wrote:
The flat base of a pump is so awkward when trying to pump a kite up. Maybe a slanted base - either toward or away from you would make more sense.



you're a young buck Kevin. You should be-able to deal with a flat based pump.


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
PostPosted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 4:06 am 
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So I can put it on your head...next to my beer.


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 Post subject: Re: Why are pump bases flat?
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