plummet wrote:I like my 13 edge. its is the older 2010 7 strut edge. get difficult to relaunch around 10 knots. I have held it to 30 knots but that was silly. I usually use it 13-23. Typically its my 15-20 knot charger.
I have that exact same kite for Mohave, & i weigh 92 kg .
Typically it's my 14 - 25kt kite, (14 on a surfboard & 25 on a TT) and that is
what it usually blows here.
My older 2008 - 13M Edge was good for nearly 30Kt with my weight, but it
didn't have the same bottom end because the LE was a smaller diameter.
On re-launch :
i find it really easy to relaunch if Ya Don't drop it ; just send it to zenith, just
before Ya eat Sh*t ; that's your Last dieing gasp of air,before Ya turn into a
I'm GOOD at the "Eating of Sh*t" !!
It will be still flying ------ Long after everyone else has there kite sitting in the
water during a down-cycle ; just keep it moving in figure-8's , and up real high.
This part Sucks, we usually get around 5 down-cycles a day with our unstable
desert winds ; then it turns-on again so everyone is usually rigged for the top end.
... I am 64 kilos on a twintip and I get out at 10 knots but not less. ...
I Hat you Light Lil sh*ts !
You should be forced to wear diving weights to make things Fair !
Have you tried 23M lines on your 13 ?