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Blade vs. Wainman

Postby NYKiter » Sun Nov 03, 2013 10:37 pm

From what I understand both of these kites things tend to 'Hindenburg' slower than other kites in onshore conditions (I wont say drift because I consider it hype). Can anyone comment on the differences? Thanks in advance. :bye:
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Re: Blade vs. Wainman

Postby Motion » Sun Nov 03, 2013 10:48 pm

I assume you had Trigger in mind? Triggers are very stable, drift good, sit very forward in the ww medium aspect. Never ridden the Wainman

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Re: Blade vs. Wainman

Postby 14ToeSide » Mon Nov 04, 2013 4:10 am

The nice thing about the Wainmans is that you can adjust the Kite position by changing the Bridle settings. They are Great kites!

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Re: Blade vs. Wainman

Postby eldadgold » Mon Nov 04, 2013 7:31 am

Never got a chance to ride the Wainman but the Blade kites are pretty awesome.

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Re: Blade vs. Wainman

Postby eitan80 » Mon Nov 04, 2013 1:39 pm

+ 1 for Blade, especially the 2014 (had not tried the 2014 WH but did the 2013),


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Re: Blade vs. Wainman

Postby mede » Mon Nov 04, 2013 3:40 pm

I'm doing a lot of strapless waveriding in onshore conditions.

Never had my Triggers (2012) hindenburg.
Can't tell about the 2014 models, couldn't try them so far.

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Re: Blade vs. Wainman

Postby Peachez54 » Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:57 am

+1 for the Trigger. And the 2012/2013/2014 Triggers have an option bridal adjustment/setting that can put the kite into a "wave" setting (drift mode). It works great. See here: ... option.jpg

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