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by hongchew
Mon Jun 26, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any word on Mono strut and v4 bar??
Replies: 15
Views: 7212

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

I would much rather Switch takes it time to do it right, than rushing products out to capture market share. It only takes 1 inferior product to ruin one's reputation
by hongchew
Mon Jan 02, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Nitro 5 (14 m2) how to avoid hindenburging?
Replies: 9
Views: 4114

Re: Nitro 5 (14 m2) how to avoid hindenburging?

I had the same problem with 16m n5. Now I pay extra attention to actively fly it and not let it go overhead. It's not a lazy kite
by hongchew
Thu Mar 03, 2016 12:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Shipping options ..And Costs.
Replies: 37
Views: 10557

Re: Shipping options ..And Costs.

hongchew wrote:A SS 2015 Rally complete for $200 cheaper than a element 5? Come on dtmt! If that was true, I would buy up all the Rallys from that retailer :roll: :lol:
A quick check shows that 2015 rally complete is around $1300. Obviously dtmt missed the leading 1 in the dollars quote ;)
by hongchew
Thu Mar 03, 2016 12:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Shipping options ..And Costs.
Replies: 37
Views: 10557

Re: Shipping options ..And Costs.

A SS 2015 Rally complete for $200 cheaper than a element 5? Come on dtmt! If that was true, I would buy up all the Rallys from that retailer :roll: :lol:
by hongchew
Wed Feb 17, 2016 5:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Shipping options ..And Costs.
Replies: 37
Views: 10557

Re: Shipping options ..And Costs.

Another option to consider is to ship all items ordered in 1 shipment, and free shipping with kites only I was actually surprised when I ordered my kite and a pump, that each was shipped separatly. For the pump, the shipping cost was close to USD $10, and I was wondering how you could be profitable ...
by hongchew
Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: nitro5 16m hindenburging
Replies: 8
Views: 2394

Re: nitro5 16m hindenburging

just want to add this.. it is simple...always keep tension on your lines...never let the bar go up all the way with your kite at 12. just pull in your bar a bit. The advantage of the long depowerthrow, is that when you fall or so, the kite will practicly wait for you on the water surface with littl...
by hongchew
Sun Jan 24, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: nitro5 16m hindenburging
Replies: 8
Views: 2394

nitro5 16m hindenburging

Today I got to use my new nitro5 16m for the first time. I used it with my airush bar with equal lengths on 4 lines Loved the quick turning and power generation with just minor turns, faster than my 2014 14m Airush DNA However, when walking the kite upwind, gusts hit and the kite would surge forward...