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mprussak



Joined: 20 Aug 2001
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 24, 2018 11:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wyatt - are the infinity wings compatible with last year's Hover Glide fuselage/rear wing? Or in other words, can I reuse any part of the Hover Glide kit, or do I need to go to the new set?
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stringp



Joined: 20 Aug 2000
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2018 9:55 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

So many Wyatt questions.
Here's what it looks like to me:
Gamma 68 = H2 = Fwind1
Warp speed = H3
Space skate = H4
Time Code 57 = H5 = Fwind2
The Time Code 68 must have tons of lift.
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wyattmiller



Joined: 23 Jan 2008
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yep all the Infinity wings go on the Hoverglide / FWind Setup. Just a new naming system really.
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wyattmiller



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

And Yep StringP has it all correct above
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stringp



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2018 10:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wyatt, the Infinity 76 while it rides great it didn't seem like completely different wing than the Gamma 68 or H2. I was wondering about how the Infinity 84 would compare to the H2. I really like the smaller sail concept. So, if you were on the H2 with a 5.2 sail what would be your sail size using the Infinity 84? 4.5, 3.7?
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wyattmiller



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PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2018 12:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I feel like there is still a perfect sail for the windspeed...not the wing.

I like to have some power in my hands, so I'm not pumping like crazy every time I come off the foil. But of course I don't want to be overpowered and have a hard time being backwinded or pulled like crazy into my carves.

So I guess I still think you want the same size sail for any of the bigger wings.

The smaller wings I like to be a tad more powered for sure. But then I am focusing on jumping.
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grantmac017



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PostPosted: Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Have you done any testing for absolutely minimum wind speeds?

I need a solid 11-13kts with a 7.2 and the H2 wing. I don't mind the sail size but if I could get that wind speed down to 7-9kts then it opens up a lot more days close by.
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stringp



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PostPosted: Sun Jul 29, 2018 11:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wyatt, let me try to rephrase. Say you're out on a 4.5 sail and a H2 wing and the wind drops a bit so you're working too hard to stay on a foil. So, from you comment you would rig a 5.2 rather than staying on the 4.5 and putting in a bigger wing?
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