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by kite*hawk
Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Second Hand Market Place
Topic: Helium 7,10,12M for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1657

Helium 7,10,12M for sale

Will sell whole quiver at discount or individually. All kites are in great shape no repairs. 7 has least use, 10&12 moderate 1 season use. I am in US. PM me if interested.
by kite*hawk
Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Second Hand Market Place
Topic: Wanted Helium 3 12 meters
Replies: 1
Views: 1329

Re: Wanted Helium 3 12 meters

I got 1. not sure how high the postage will be from us to spain. pm me
by kite*hawk
Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Element 7 Reviews
Replies: 0
Views: 1722

Element 7 Reviews

whats the word on the beach?
by kite*hawk
Sun Nov 17, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Helium 4 wishlist
Replies: 7
Views: 1975

Re: Helium 4 wishlist

flaps when overdepowered-stick=power. so the range between power and no power on the bar throw is small. where as this range on the element is large.
by kite*hawk
Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Helium 4 wishlist
Replies: 7
Views: 1975

Re: Helium 4 wishlist

A little longer throw on the bar. The sweet spot on the Helium 3 is pretty small. This causes what people have discribed as "flap to stick." I have gotten use to it and it can have its advantages. The sweet spot on the E6 is longer and sweeter than the H3. Not sure if you could steal some DNA from t...
by kite*hawk
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Helium 3
Replies: 133
Views: 36290

Re: Helium 3

After owning a quiver of Heliums since they came out I have to say they are holding up quite well. I was skeptical that the lighter construction would cause failure issues but they are still 100% in tact. Treating them the same as any other kite I've owned,
by kite*hawk
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: just got my new nitro 5
Replies: 11
Views: 4511

Re: just got my new nitro 5

Check the bar dude. Mine turned great depowered. Also might be a muscle memory thing from your old kite. 10M should turn fast...
by kite*hawk
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Controller 4 - how to calibrate lines
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: Controller 4 - how to calibrate lines

There is also the old school way. Connect all 4 lines to a anchor point. I use a tree with a rope around it and connect lines to a little strong carabeaner. If one line is shorter that the rest than pull super hard on it till its the same lenth. If one is shorter than all than yank pther lines until...
by kite*hawk
Fri May 31, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Best Helium 3 size for light wind relaunch?
Replies: 3
Views: 804

Re: Best Helium 3 size for light wind relaunch?

I' ve got a simular quiver with 10m instead of 9m. For sure the 7M will launch the easiest for reasons you described. Although no kite will relaunch if the wind is too light. Here are some tips I use when riding in marginal wind. Always keep tension in your lines and save the kite at all costs. If t...
by kite*hawk
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Helium 3
Replies: 133
Views: 36290

Re: Helium 3

Had my V3's for a while now. Had a couple of TT sessions and the 12M actually jumps really well incase anyone was wondering