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#181 fungus

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Posted 29 September 2010 - 09:04 AM

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so you develop and market the Zen, then tell us its better with another framePosted Image .
its like buying a Ford and being told its better with a BMW enginePosted Image

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having said the above i love my ZEN
yesterday i realised the wind was low so had a 2 hour session at local park
the wind speed was that low it didn't even register on my high tech/highly accurate wind speed meter ( wet finger in the air )
set up Zen with 50lb x 50 ft lines , i'm learning to fly the Zen, its a different feel to 1.5 and B that i'm used to and it was very satisifying.
along side i set up my Tim Benson Innerspace ( i know 2 lines ) on 50lb x 75ft lines, at times i pumped the lines to keep airborne and the Zen kept up in same airspeed, the Innerspace is a definate low wind performer ( to my mind a good test/comparison ) both flew well.
I tried the Zen on 50lb x 100ft lines and struggled.
i realised the wind speed was building ( 2-4) according to my wind meter and switched to B for 20 min , and i think what i've learned flying the Zen helps and the B was fantastic.

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Posted 29 September 2010 - 09:29 AM

Thanks for the info John!! Considering a Zen and wanted to be sure the race frame I have would interchange parts with the Zen frame!!! :)

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 07:34 AM

Dogstaking the Zen

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Posted 21 June 2011 - 05:27 PM

Got my Zen today! :w00t: Its like Christmas in June:
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