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« Reply #15 on: Yesterday at 08:00 AM »

I like my p3 and wont be giving it up. Cheesy
makes me wonder at times about a ul version of it
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« Reply #16 on: Yesterday at 09:51 AM »

I built mine (Krijn did the sail/bridle) for 3-10 winds and have been through a solid 6 weeks of testing. Getting close to what I want, definitely some changes to the US and leech line is now static and not dynamic.  Smooth kite that tracks well, still have some washout in tight turns.  I am going to next play with an inverted turbo bridle to see if I can get the kite to be a little flatter to the wind in turns.

What I have (well almost... it's this close) is a light wind kite that is stiff and strong and has enough mass to do all the tricks I can do and learning new ones on.  I just started to figure out the TAZ.  It floats on it's back nicely (I did swap out the upper spreader with a 2cm longer one to take a touch of billow out of the sail at the nose), and I have seen it single pop yo-yo in the hands of a more talented pilot.  I am not dead set on the tail weight yet (using lead tape to tweak the weight), nor the location.  This kite will be my test bed, and then once I have it dialed in I would ask Krijn to make me another sail and build a STD version of it.

Don't get me wrong, the way the kite is designed and configured is solid... but I really like that I can tweak it a bit and really dial it in for me.  To me, that is what these open sourced kites are all about.
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« Reply #17 on: Yesterday at 05:31 PM »

is he working on new kite for you?
He's always working on something for someone Wink

-Frazer

You kite is already in the gallery, albeit as the colouriser look.

Nice

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« Reply #18 on: Yesterday at 06:03 PM »

You kite is already in the gallery, albeit as the colouriser look.

Nice

Mike
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« Reply #19 on: Yesterday at 10:41 PM »

whaha

(sail is ready for framing)
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