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  Topic: Florida Foiling Scene
d0uglass

Replies: 11
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PostForum: Eastern and Central USA & Canada   Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2018 2:51 pm   Subject: Florida Foiling Scene
Miami is good, but stay away from the Gulf Coast.

Have rarely been able to get in the ocean since July here in SW Florida (Naples to Tampa area) because of super nasty toxic red tide and piles of ...
  Topic: MISTRAL Prodigy mast position
d0uglass

Replies: 3
Views: 1866

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:11 pm   Subject: MISTRAL Prodigy mast position
Let's say all the way back is "0" and all the way forward is "100."

For daggerboard-down sailing (non-planing) you want the track set at 50-75.

For daggerboard-up sailing (p ...
  Topic: Starboard Freeride Aluminum foil in Exocet Formula board?
d0uglass

Replies: 23
Views: 14642

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:05 am   Subject: Starboard Freeride Aluminum foil in Exocet Formula board?
Aluminum foil from SB is designed to work with a narrowish SB foil board of 122 liters. Formula may be a bit too wide for it. SB Race or GT will work better with formula board. You will outgrow the Sl ...
  Topic: Starboard Freeride Aluminum foil in Exocet Formula board?
d0uglass

Replies: 23
Views: 14642

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:14 pm   Subject: Starboard Freeride Aluminum foil in Exocet Formula board?
I'm looking for a relatively cheap and easy way to get into foiling, ideally with the Exocet Turbo Formula II board that I already own. My local SUP shop is a starboard dealer so I'm thinking of order ...
  Topic: Waist harness
d0uglass

Replies: 10
Views: 7903

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:14 am   Subject: Waist harness
Ditto on the " 7 " stance- arms locked out, shoulders back, hips thrust slightly forward, and legs extended with toes pointed. Similar straight body position as if you were doing a plank, bu ...
  Topic: Analyzing upwind/downwind angles
d0uglass

Replies: 9
Views: 4329

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:53 pm   Subject: Analyzing upwind/downwind angles
My impression was that kitefoil now has better angles AND much better speeds than formula (like 35+ kts), while I haven't been able to find any clear info on whether windsurf foil has caught up to or ...
  Topic: Analyzing upwind/downwind angles
d0uglass

Replies: 9
Views: 4329

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:18 am   Subject: Analyzing upwind/downwind angles
I went for a sail the other day on my old formula board with a 9.5 Ezzy Cheetah. I zig-zagged my way upwind, then zig-zagged back downwind, as is nicely illustrated in the plot from my GPS.

https: ...
  Topic: Over or under finned
d0uglass

Replies: 36
Views: 13048

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:21 am   Subject: Over or under finned
If I put a bigger and more upright than usual fin on my freestyle-wave board I get sore shin muscles. I think it's from the toe-pointing and pressuring of trimming the board and riding off the fin. I ...
  Topic: WindSUP - light wind wavesailing along the Santa Cruz coast
d0uglass

Replies: 21
Views: 21521

PostForum: Southwest USA, Hawaii, Mexico   Posted: Fri Mar 09, 2018 3:08 pm   Subject: WindSUP - light wind wavesailing along the Santa Cruz coast
How do you decide where to put the "mast track" on the deck?

The mast should attach about where your big toes are when you paddle the board in flat water. If you center the mast track the ...
  Topic: The SUP style of foiling
d0uglass

Replies: 45
Views: 16135

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 08, 2018 8:32 am   Subject: The SUP style of foiling
Bryn, would you say the Naish Thrust WS pops up similarly early and easy to the GoFoil, but is just more controllable with less spinouts? Or is it a tradeoff? I wonder if the Naish foil would work wel ...
 
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