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by topmick
Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is controller 4 in development?
Replies: 173
Views: 81089

Re: Is controller 4 in development?

Gautiou wrote:I have Nitro 12 and 8m and i would like to buy the new bar. Which bar can i choose for my two kites ? 46 cm or 55 cm ?
Thank you !
I would get the 55cm
by topmick
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is controller 4 in development?
Replies: 173
Views: 81089

Re: Is controller 4 in development?

Atomas wrote:I wonder how a 7m element would handle with the 55cm bar. Maybe some experienced riders will have a idea.
I use a 55cm bar with my 7m E5, fly it on 20m lines - surf style.
Goes great, the faster the better imo.
by topmick
Wed Sep 06, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Element Tip Tangle on Launch
Replies: 15
Views: 7562

Re: Element Tip Tangle on Launch

I've had about 20 self launching issues with my 10m E5, just as the kite rotates to launch - a rear/steering line gets wrapped around the very end/tip of the leading edge. Its a pita but I still love my 10m, I can tell when it's going to happen & just hit the QR & reset. If you can keep that rear li...
by topmick
Wed Sep 06, 2017 10:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bar pressure - Element3 13m vs others
Replies: 15
Views: 6988

Re: Bar pressure - Element3 13m vs others

High bar pressure can be a product of design but it can also be from being overpowered.
I what winds are you experiencing high BP on your 13m ?
by topmick
Wed Sep 06, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Top Tips
Replies: 5
Views: 2507

Re: Top Tips

SwitchGreg wrote:
Faxie wrote:Always look before you turn :mrgreen:
Even better is, don't tailgate. :roll:
Better again, look out for wankers that tailgate.
by topmick
Wed Sep 06, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Element Tip Tangle on Launch
Replies: 15
Views: 7562

Re: Element Tip Tangle on Launch

Hi Greg, what model & size is the Element your having some self launching issues with ?
by topmick
Wed Sep 06, 2017 3:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Element 4-5 lines length
Replies: 3
Views: 1853

Re: Element 4-5 lines length

Another vote for 20m lines & also u like the pivot setting on my E5,s
by topmick
Thu Aug 24, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is controller 4 in development?
Replies: 173
Views: 81089

Re: Is controller 4 in development?

I think the bar looks nice, clean & simple but that QR is a bit of a disappointment.
by topmick
Thu Aug 24, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: How do I shorten my chickenloop?
Replies: 3
Views: 2262

Re: How do I shorten my chickenloop?

I made my own QR, pm me for details.
by topmick
Wed Jun 21, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any word on Mono strut and v4 bar??
Replies: 15
Views: 8001

Re: Any word on Mono strut and v4 bar??

I think Switch really want to hold onto the drift so the Elements will be pushed more towards waves. :)

Maybe Switch will have a new kite coming out in the line up that will suit all round twin tip riding and boosting and kite loops. :?: