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 Post subject: Review RRD Hyper Type 12.0 2007
PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2007 11:41 am 
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Joined: Thu Apr 26, 2007 11:25 am
Posts: 5
Location: Sweden
Review for RRD Hyper Type 2007 12.0

Times tested: 11+
Range: 12kn to 25kn

Good: Great turingspeed. Very low barpressure. Superstable "on the fly". Amazing lowend. Great hangtime.

Bad: Feels a bit unstabel at 12aclock when standing on the beach in gusty winds - keep a bit of backline tension and thers no problem.

Review: This is really a great kite. It's soo smoooth and really puts you in charge. The kite just sits where you place it and waits for your input. Fast and direct turingspeed. The lowend is so good that it replaced my 15m2 C-kite. The HT 9+12 combo is all that I need.

Rider Profile

Weight (kg): 61-70
Ability: Intermediate
Style: All
Preferred Water: Wave
Preferred Power: Good
Preferred Kite Size: 9.0
Most Used Kite Size: 12.0
Preferred Board Style:
Preferred Board Size: 121-130
Brand Affiliation: Normal Customer
Similar gear used: Type Evo, Type6, Switchblade2

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PostPosted: Thu May 17, 2007 12:50 pm 
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Joined: Fri Aug 02, 2002 1:00 am
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I've been riding the 07 Hypertypes along with a few local riders in CT all spring and they are just awesome. Easy setup, great range and depower, and they go huge and hang forever. Anyway just wanted to post a couple pics from yesterday SW 15-20, Hypertype 12, rider Joe Ruscito.

Joe8.jpg [ 42.03 KIB | Viewed 1210 times ]
Joe7.jpg [ 36.96 KIB | Viewed 1210 times ]
Joe5.jpg [ 43.99 KIB | Viewed 1209 times ]
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