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  Topic: Rant: Dealer markup on windsurf gear
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 41
Views: 11915

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:34 pm   Subject: Re: Rant: Dealer markup on windsurf gear
What do you guys think is the dealer markup for windsurf equipment?

I do not know. But guessing it is tough business. I do not think anybody became rich from selling windsurfing gear. We should b ...
  Topic: Replacing sail panels myself cut from other older sails
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 34
Views: 11606

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:16 am   Subject: Replacing sail panels myself cut from other older sails
until your sail looks like this ...
just keep taping and using Very Happy


Very Happy
  Topic: Need help on taking out Naish cambers
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 5
Views: 4384

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:00 pm   Subject: Need help on taking out Naish cambers

Interesting. Back in 2014 when I received the new sail there were no rigging instructions, no shims... Could be just missing. I bought a set of shims from Sailworks.
Andrei.

With all the advice ...
  Topic: Let's Talk Cammed Sails
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 116
Views: 24355

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 3:24 pm   Subject: Re: Let's Talk Cammed Sails
Let's talk about Cammed Sails.

Open for discussion...

I like my 6.6 Ezzy Infinity and 7.6 Naish Indy sails. Both cammed. They are great for lake windsurfing. No problems with waterstarting. To m ...
  Topic: Survey, what's your biggest sail/ board?
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 25
Views: 8872

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 9:33 am   Subject: Re: Survey, what's your biggest sail/ board?

What's you largest gear, type, your weght.,where you sail


7.6 2-cam Naish Indy, 131 L Mistral Explosion, 145lb

Andrei
  Topic: ROLLER CAM P842
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 0
Views: 1438

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 9:10 am   Subject: ROLLER CAM P842
Does anybody know or could measure the dimensions of BIC ROLLER CAM P842 for me? Couldn't find this info in the web and BIC is not responding. Calling them was also useless.

I'm curious what is th ...
  Topic: why so many sails for windsurfing
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 26
Views: 14361

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:48 pm   Subject: Re: why so many sails for windsurfing

I assume the top spar is the same as a mast, and the lower is a boom ?


Nope.
Same as the most of modern windsurfing masts, Laser mast has 2 sections: top spar and bottom spar. Top spar is the ...
  Topic: opening a can of worms
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 32
Views: 16912

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:51 am   Subject: Re: opening a can of worms

(I donít get this, wouldnít the lift be sideways not up?).


Would be if a fin had asymmetric cross-section (like a plane wing).

Only about 10years old now ASYMETTRICAL fins on multi fined boa ...
  Topic: why so many sails for windsurfing
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 26
Views: 14361

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:43 am   Subject: Re: why so many sails for windsurfing
I originally came from a boat sailing background where you just have 1 sail size in ALL conditions.


Not true. My wife's Laser has full, radial and 4.7 sails plus bottom spars for each of those. : ...
  Topic: opening a can of worms
Ugly_Bird

Replies: 32
Views: 16912

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 7:43 pm   Subject: Re: opening a can of worms

(I donít get this, wouldnít the lift be sideways not up?).


Would be if a fin had asymmetric cross-section (like a plane wing).
 
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