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Title: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: ae on May 10, 2014, 12:14 PM
Got a change to fly my cutlass 160 today a little, wind was disgustingly gusty, around measured 3-4bft.

https://vimeo.com/94768729

Lines in use where Liros DC40 at 35m length.


Title: Re: Cutless 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: Michel on May 10, 2014, 01:15 PM
Very speed kite, congratulations Andre !

Do you have some pics of the Cutless 160 to see it's shape ?

Thanks in advance.


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: ray3619 on May 10, 2014, 10:27 PM
that is so cool , i live inland with no wind , but i want one , ray


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: ae on May 11, 2014, 11:48 AM
Inland is sadly not a good environment for it. It flies much better and faster with constant laminar sea winds.


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: Wayner on May 11, 2014, 02:32 PM
Love your speed kites. thanks for sharing.


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: ae on May 11, 2014, 03:02 PM
Thanks,
sadly i don't have a video from when it was really going.
Reached 201.3km/h a week ago, in 5bft :) with it.


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: coogee on May 11, 2014, 04:08 PM
Hooly Dooly that is very quick. I am seriously impressed!

Mike


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: Wayner on May 12, 2014, 01:18 PM
I'm also impressed  :)

    but sad no kites like this here in the US.  :'(


Title: Re: Cutlass 160 in 3-4bft winds
Post by: ae on May 12, 2014, 02:35 PM
Do something about it! it is very great fun and exciting!