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#1 BAZ

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 04:09 AM

I've never used 120ft lines before and its suggested that you have them for the rev clinic at Portsmouth
Could the people who have used both please help with what difference does it make to the handling and flying etc
which would you say is the best length for rev flying
thanks

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#2 Jonesey

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 04:26 AM

I've never used 120ft lines before and its suggested that you have them for the rev clinic at Portsmouth
Could the people who have used both please help with what difference does it make to the handling and flying etc
which would you say is the best length for rev flying
thanks

Barry


Barry....

If youve got my eyesight there is definately one major difference ;)

Only flown my 120's a couple of times as normally use 80's ... biggest difference is speed and time .. to me everything seems much calmer and slower and you have soooooo much space as the window is huge...

You do need space though so its not an everyday choice for me as a solo flyer .... I guess the team flyers will jump on shortly and explain why they are essential for that ...

#3 Kitelife

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 05:46 AM

Longer lines equal more flying space in the sky, pure and simple.

Clearly good for team, but I also use 'em almost exclusively because I have much longer flight paths to be precise with.

When I fly a reverse octagon or whatever, there's no cheating the mistakes in short flight paths.

In other words, each "stroke" through the sky gives more time and distance to perfect. ;)

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