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« Reply #15 on: February 20, 2012, 04:49 PM »

Your expectations of the SUL drive your decision.

A big point (for me) are yoyos - one pop and easy-peasy yoyos and SULs usually don't mix, although many will 2-pop (not all of them easily). Then you've got cometes, insanes, JLs, etc. 

If you are willing to give up yoyos and some other tricks, lots of kites can fly in no wind.
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« Reply #16 on: February 20, 2012, 05:29 PM »

getting what you want is easy. BUY 2 (IT IS THE ONLY WAY TO BE TRULY HAPPY SLOW AND FLOATY FOR 0-3 AND A TRICK MONSTER FOR2-6 OR SO (THEN YOU CAN BUY SOME MORE)
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« Reply #17 on: February 20, 2012, 05:34 PM »

Kurt, you really need to fly the TNT Zero.
It will change your point of view.  Wink

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« Reply #18 on: February 20, 2012, 05:37 PM »

see you in april I will be heading north for a much need road trip
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« Reply #19 on: February 20, 2012, 09:31 PM »

the tnt or nrg look good, but after bank transfer fees(no paypal) and shipping im looking at about $500us, which is a bit of an ask
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« Reply #20 on: February 21, 2012, 05:06 PM »

 
know you are getting into this thread LOL----------------- Re: What makes the TNT better than other modern trick kites?
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The most expensive kite in the world is a bargain if you fly it and it brings you joy and happiness. The world's cheapest kite is waste of money if it spends its life in a dark corner of your closet.

 Quote from: 50flyer on February 18, 2012, 11:05 AM
The price of the TNT is so high priced, what makes it worth the  extra $$$$?


Let me reverse your thesis. A Fearless SUL is $475 on top of that $60 for shipping plus 20% customs exercise duty plus fees. By the time that kite is in my possesion in Europe it costs me 650 american bucks (485).


Otherwise I totally agree with Lee.
You could have taken up a much more expensive hobby ...
 
 
 
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