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  Topic: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
manuel

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PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 3:51 pm   Subject: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
I understand. It may also depend on how fin-dependent the board is.
You can start with the fins spread apart. Anyone available to lend you a set?
Do you have any feedback from the previous owner ...
  Topic: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
manuel

Replies: 30
Views: 1177

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 5:39 pm   Subject: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
It is still a bit light. If you were 60-65 kg, sailing 4.2/4.5 I think it'd be fine but on 5's and at 76 kg... You do sail side, side-off though. Do you know spend your time around the break, worki ...
  Topic: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
manuel

Replies: 30
Views: 1177

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:23 pm   Subject: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
Thanks for answering in details. The 250 is written on the back fins or both back and front? You could have 300 up front but 250 out back. Let's see what your measurements show.
  Topic: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
manuel

Replies: 30
Views: 1177

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:20 pm   Subject: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
side to sideoff perfect! You'll love the board. What's your weight? In sideon to on, I would see the need for bigger fins possibly but for proper waves, you may be fine.

What size waves? Choppy wa ...
  Topic: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
manuel

Replies: 30
Views: 1177

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:16 pm   Subject: Fin surface area seems too small. Comments?
What size sail are you planing on using? If you'll be in the mid to lower range, you may be fine. What type of sailing?

I used my Quad (Starboard) with 13's and 11's. It's a bit light with 5.0 b ...
  Topic: Board advice for 95 L Bump and Jump
manuel

Replies: 84
Views: 4466

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:00 pm   Subject: Board advice for 95 L Bump and Jump
Search over, Fanatic STB TE free 95 coming in a week. For those of you who have sailed, I have never sailed tri-fin, how does board sail differently single fin vs tri fin?

Freshly TESTED! full rev ...
  Topic: Board advice for 95 L Bump and Jump
manuel

Replies: 84
Views: 4466

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:51 am   Subject: Board advice for 95 L Bump and Jump
Year of the boards please, the first 3 would be great choices!

The 3-fin setup will give you greater top end control, better control in the turns, tighter turns, at the expense of speed, early plan ...
  Topic: Introducing... The BIG Windsurfing FAQ !
manuel

Replies: 0
Views: 383

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:42 am   Subject: Introducing... The BIG Windsurfing FAQ !
Entirely open to suggestions, updated often:

http://windsurfing.lepicture.com/tips-and-tricks/#section-faq

Happy reading... Razz !

EDIT: Freshly updated with a couple of new sections. Added ca ...
  Topic: Looping before the big 4.0 - crap only 6 days
manuel

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Views: 125447

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:17 pm   Subject: Looping before the big 4.0 - crap only 6 days
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  Topic: Can you ride "Down the line" Upwind?
manuel

Replies: 9
Views: 1235

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:02 pm   Subject: Can you ride "Down the line" Upwind?
Got lost a bit on the first posts.

We can ride:
- backside
- frontside
- onshore
- sideshore
- offshore
- left wave
- right wave

We may ride with the peak ahead of us or behind us dependi ...
 
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