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Author Topic: What are you flying? Late Winter 2009 Version  (Read 30871 times)
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« on: March 13, 2009, 10:45 AM »

Because of a severe lack of wind, for the last 4 months or so, I've almost exclusively been flying my Fearless SUL. Finally, we got some wind the last few days and although it's very crappy wind Grin it sure was nice to fly a standard for a change.
 
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Fearless SUL 95%
Mohawk XS UL 3%
Widow Maker 1%
Nirvana FX 1%
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« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2009, 10:56 AM »

My favorite flying is in light winds so I've been happy as a clam flying my TrickTail UltraLite lately.  We have had a few high(er) wind days and I broke out my purple/black Viper and both Chris and I have enjoyed flying it with a purple transition tail.  Quite the crowd pleaser too I might add.
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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2009, 11:06 AM »

Fortunately I love UL flying / tricking the most  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2009, 11:53 AM »


Focus Kites "Jinx" UL



-Frazer
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« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2009, 12:01 PM »

I got onto a STD Exile at Kite Party... Really nice kite, hadn't had a chance to fly it before.

Like it enough that I'm considering getting one.  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2009, 12:37 PM »

Before I moved them on I flew the Challenger Mondrian and Miró demo. kites as much as I possibly could. By choice I'll fly my pimped Fury .85s in lower winds and my Androgyn when the wind allows.

TBH I like a bit of variety and like to air out the contents of the A-bag whenever possible.

Mike.
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« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2009, 12:56 PM »

In no particular order:

Opera Allegro
Cosmic TC
Diablis
Akuji
Elysium
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« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2009, 01:10 PM »

  Lips sealed
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« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2009, 03:11 PM »

JoE Talon
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« Reply #9 on: March 13, 2009, 03:14 PM »

Fearless Light - I haven't flown another kite since I got that one.
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« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2009, 03:46 PM »

The trusty Qpro SUL (with a heavy set bridle)
and when the wind picks up, the Talon STD
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« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2009, 03:53 PM »


Focus Kites "Jinx" UL



-Frazer


I miss your old wall background ...  Have you thought of re-painting your new wall yellow? Wink
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« Reply #12 on: March 13, 2009, 06:05 PM »

   I've settled on my Cosmic TC std as my most used kite ATM. It has the size and fluid trick speed I like. The Talons are next on the list. I just started flying again after a thumb injury (cricket) - I got bailed up by dogs the last two times I popped out for a "relaxed" fly. It's a bit stressful when you're risking your kite every time. Oh, for a dogless field......

Cheers,
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« Reply #13 on: March 13, 2009, 07:46 PM »

Uh. a little of this, a little of that........but mostly the 'great pumpkin' Sano SS and a Nebula UL.  Oh...and a Shadow too!
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« Reply #14 on: March 13, 2009, 09:15 PM »

Exile 30%
DS 30%
FC1 20% (mostly as pairs)
Everything else in the bag 20%

-DavidS
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