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  Topic: Rigging older Ezzy Wave S.E. Sails ??
DanWeiss

Replies: 31
Views: 1175

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:11 pm   Subject: Rigging older Ezzy Wave S.E. Sails ??
As others posted, a picture tells one thousand words. The degree of upper batten droop (actually the No. 1 batten as battens are numbered from the head to the foot) may be telling or not, depending o ...
  Topic: Rounding up question
DanWeiss

Replies: 14
Views: 1067

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:53 am   Subject: Rounding up question
NOVAAN, let me clarify. If we start with a sail properly rigged and tuned for lightest conditions in flat water, adding DH will bring the center of effort down and forward. That's what I had in mind ...
  Topic: Step/flip vs. Flip/step vs. Flip/sail out switch
DanWeiss

Replies: 258
Views: 34540

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 01, 2018 9:05 pm   Subject: Step/flip vs. Flip/step vs. Flip/sail out switch
In order to lift a foot we must put that pressure onto something else, like another foot, a hand or something else like a harness. It's simply impossible to simultaneously two feet without hanging fr ...
  Topic: Rounding up question
DanWeiss

Replies: 14
Views: 1067

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:01 pm   Subject: Rounding up question
SNIP By down hauling you put more curve in your mast and that moves the draft back. SNIP

All correct and valuable info, NOVAAN, except for the conclusion in your text above. Downhaul does bend the ...
  Topic: Rounding up question
DanWeiss

Replies: 14
Views: 1067

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:58 pm   Subject: Rounding up question
You rounded up because the sail's draft was farther back than normal due to the dh added and lack of outhaul. This keeps the draft back and forces you to move the mast foot forward, assuming everythi ...
  Topic: Step/flip vs. Flip/step vs. Flip/sail out switch
DanWeiss

Replies: 258
Views: 34540

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2018 2:46 pm   Subject: Step/flip vs. Flip/step vs. Flip/sail out switch

I've never said other successful techniques are wrong. I simply offer alternatives that work as OPTIONS and serve to expand skill quivers. The only people I would label as "WRONG" are thos ...
  Topic: How to store board in HOT sun?
DanWeiss

Replies: 11
Views: 4080

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:26 pm   Subject: Re: How to store board in HOT sun?
Hey, I just recently moved and given my current circumstances I can now windsurf after work!! But I ONLY have time if I bring my gear with me to work and keep it in the car. I have room inside the c ...
  Topic: Long or short harness lines
DanWeiss

Replies: 61
Views: 20204

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:11 am   Subject: Re: Long or short harness lines
I like them long so I can feel like I can brace against the pull of the sail better. I've seen guys with them set so short it seems like the sail would be in their face. If I had short harness lines ...
  Topic: sail stand for dock
DanWeiss

Replies: 25
Views: 13715

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 10:08 am   Subject: sail stand for dock
Go to this link & check out the Shaka Windsurf Center in Torbole, Italy on Lake Garda. SNIP
Coachg

This the former site of Conca D’Oro Windsurfing Center. My wife and I took our honeymoon in ...
  Topic: Longboard question
DanWeiss

Replies: 27
Views: 14945

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2018 10:25 pm   Subject: Longboard question
SNIP
Also Joe, I'd like to make a friendly quibble regarding your ME2. Are you saying it is an Equipe of the 2nd design but not an Equipe II which was actually, as I recall the third design? I belie ...
 
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