GWTW Forum
August 01, 2014, 03:00 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News:
 
   Home   Help Forum Info Login Register Chat  
Welcome to the GWTW Forum.
Guests (non-registered users) can view the forum but are unable to post.  If you don't have anything to say then why would you bother to register?
One of the most popular sections of the GWTW Forum has long been the Swap Meet.  A great place to sell old, seldom flown kites or to get great deals on used (gently flown) kites.  Only registered users can see the Swap Meet section, let alone wheel and deal.  1000's (literally) of kites have changed hands thanks to the Swap Meet.
There are several more benefits to being a registered user, but you'll have to join our little community to find out all the "secrets".
Questions or concerns? Contact Steve ... just drop an email to: forum.gwtwkites@gmail.com

Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Comete revisit...  (Read 542 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
cids
Trade Count: (+8)
***
Offline Offline

Posts: 464


Location: Ontario, Canada

« on: September 14, 2010, 07:02 PM »

I got some improvement in the Comete Department lately. Today I got 5 rounds(anti-clockwise) Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy. I think this is a hard trick to crack. The major problem is varying wind speed. It is very hard to adjust the hand speed to varying wind speed. Any tip on this problem. If I can access to some Lab. Grade wind, I think I can do the Comete very easily.
Logged

Skywatch 1 wind meter
Climax Protec 100ft./55Kg.
Shanti 100ft./90Lbs.(back-up)
Shanti 102ft./150Lbs. flying line sets
Slate color beat-up Fearless STD(Fearless SUL US, 3PT LS) - Main tricking kite
White Fearless STD(5PT) - Back up kite
inewham
Board Moderator
Trade Count: (+1)
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 376


Location: Nottingham, UK

WWW
« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2010, 01:36 AM »

Any tip on this problem.

Repetition.

Once you've cracked the timing it really is one of those tricks that just needs lots of practice so you get accustomed to doing it in varying conditions
Logged

Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  


items purchased through the links below help support the forum

Our forum is made possible by the good folks whose ads appear below and by the members of our community (PayPal donation button at bottom)
In case you missed it each ad is linked to the sponsors web site.  So please, take a moment and visit our sponsors sites as this forum wouldn't be possible with out them.
Interested in running an ad for your business or kiting event?  Contact Steve at advertise.gwtwkites@gmail.com for a quote.

Kite Classifieds Ad
Kite Classifieds

A Wind Of Change
A Wind Of Change

Kitebookie
Kitebookie.com

Untitled Document

Untitled Document
Untitled Document

Untitled Document
Untitled Document


Untitled Document
DOLLAR SHAVE CLUB

Support the GWTW Forum

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.8 | SMF © 2006-2008, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.2.1 © 2008-2009
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!