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Hope4wind

Member Since 20 May 2007
Offline Last Active Jul 31 2007 04:51 PM
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Do you fly for yourself, or the crowd???

30 May 2007 - 05:47 PM

I have found that almost always while flying my Rev, people stop and watch for a while. Last week I found myself in the zone and it was just me and the kite. I was flying it better than ever before and doing some things with it that I have only seen on videos......... :lol:



But then, I realized that I had drawn a crowd of about 6 people watching me fly. I fell out of my zone and started flying for them as opposed to myself. The next thing I know, I'm back to my normal skill level and just kind of going through my normal routine that I do when I'm not in the zone. The crowd soon dispersed because I'm sure they got bored watching me just going through the motions. :rolleyes:



So do you fly for yoursevelves, or the crowd that inevitably gathers? How do you tune them out and just do your own thing?

rubber grommets

28 May 2007 - 01:17 PM

When I switched my SLE over to a 1/4" 3 wrap leading edge, the rubber washers on the ends fell off after flying it for a while. I must not have put them on correctly.


Are these neccassary?


I have noticed that my bridle is getting a bit worn at the end cap areas. Is that due to not having the rubber washers?



What is the proper way to install them?


Thanks!!!

Floating

28 May 2007 - 01:12 PM

Hey everyone!!!


New here and just had a quick question............



I read about the float in the instructions that came with my Rev 1.5 SLE and I have been trying to do it but the problem is, I don't know exactly what it is I am trying to do. :rolleyes:

Does anyone have a picture or video of a Rev floating?