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  Topic: Goya Fringe 5.0 low end vs Ezzy Elite 5.3
jingebritsen

Replies: 3
Views: 1412

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat May 07, 2022 3:42 am   Subject: Goya Fringe 5.0 low end vs Ezzy Elite 5.3
sails, generally, not down hauled enough will "feel heavy." i liken it more to feeling like the hand of the wind god is pressing down on the tip of the mast, thus making the entire kit wall ...
  Topic: First time on a quad - It stunk?
jingebritsen

Replies: 28
Views: 7981

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2022 6:32 am   Subject: First time on a quad - It stunk?
got jagged, fast waves? multi fin might be for you.

got onshore, mushy crap? don't waste your time with multi fins.

how;s that for simple?

don't swallow the hype, self induced or spoon fed ...
  Topic: Adjustable downhaul?
jingebritsen

Replies: 7
Views: 3372

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 18, 2022 1:15 pm   Subject: Adjustable downhaul?
racers that abuse their on the fly down hauls end up breaking their battens at the cambers. RSX battens ain't cheap.

the utility of getting an extra 1 to 1.5 cm of down haul is't worth the risk of ...
  Topic: Windsurfing Wisdom
jingebritsen

Replies: 54
Views: 17546

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 25, 2022 2:00 am   Subject: Windsurfing Wisdom
WW one. i have crosses 94, 104, and 114. i use the 30 from the 104 on the 114 on lit up days in kind of shallow launches. all others i use select after market stuff.

sure wish the fast wave sele ...
  Topic: Windsurfing Wisdom
jingebritsen

Replies: 54
Views: 17546

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 22, 2022 4:49 am   Subject: Windsurfing Wisdom
WW one:

an answer:

jingebritsen wrote:
Quote:
do you really need a fin that big?


Are you saying that to others or are they saying it to you?


i find myself on the smallest fin at mo ...
  Topic: Windsurfing Wisdom
jingebritsen

Replies: 54
Views: 17546

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 17, 2022 2:51 am   Subject: Windsurfing Wisdom
size for the lulls. tension for the gusts.

do you really need a fin that big?
  Topic: Starboard Phantom 377 problems
jingebritsen

Replies: 2
Views: 3023

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 20, 2021 5:40 am   Subject: Starboard Phantom 377 problems
my only guess is try quicker sail and foot transitions.

would have to see what you are doing to suggest more.
  Topic: Fin Dilemma
jingebritsen

Replies: 16
Views: 8844

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 20, 2021 5:38 am   Subject: Fin Dilemma
multi fins are just more bling for the avg joe.

single purpose for multi fins? steeper/faster breaking waves.

here, in humble florida surf sailing, mostly don't need them. for flat water, a ...
  Topic: 230 lbs. sail size to plane
jingebritsen

Replies: 48
Views: 23449

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 04, 2021 2:10 am   Subject: 230 lbs. sail size to plane
i watch plenty of foilers. they spend quite a lot of time walking, slogging and bumping out to deeper water. if it was less of a PITA, i would have joined right in on the next blingy thing. yup, ca ...
  Topic: 230 lbs. sail size to plane
jingebritsen

Replies: 48
Views: 23449

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 03, 2021 2:00 pm   Subject: 230 lbs. sail size to plane
water depth issues have kept me from embracing foiling too quicklu.

race boards, long boards, big sails and pumping technique is keeping my light wind florida sailing alive.

upwind, an 11 vs a 1 ...
 
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