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Author Topic: L'Atelier Transfer UL  (Read 5290 times)
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« Reply #15 on: June 06, 2012, 04:50 AM »

with some technique you can flow the talon ul in pretty low wind

i use 25kg lines and 20m, but 25m should also be ok

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« Reply #16 on: June 11, 2012, 04:43 PM »

I use to have a Transfer XTR, I loved this kite because of its presence in the sky, it's one of the nicest looking kite. You can really progress in freestyle with this kite but you really need to have big long arms, it's not a super easy kite... But then I got a R-Sky NSE... and I realized how superior the NSE is, really a few steps ahead... more precise, WAY easier in freestyle, the main difference with the Transfer is that you always have control over the NSE whatever its position and configuration in the sky, it's just unbelievable... Super precise, you can learn all the freestyle moves you want because you know the kite can do it... The only thing is that the NSE is a bit smaller and doesn't have the same presence in the sky if you fly with very long lines...
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« Reply #17 on: June 11, 2012, 09:44 PM »

I bought a Std and "Unleaded" when they came out. RandyG and I used to snap up all the new kites as soon as Steve could get them in a few years ago. I still have them and don't fly them nearly as much as I should. I always have a great time flying them.

RandyG got some video of he and I flying ours right after we got them. It's still one my favorite videos he ever did along with a video of us flying our Vipers. The good old days, remember Randy!! ; )


Kites & Corvettes, both, a great way to fly.
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