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  Topic: windsup users - is it me or the equipment?
boardsurfr

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PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:19 am   Subject: windsup users - is it me or the equipment?
It sounds like you may not have rigged the sail correctly, which is a common issue for beginners. Next time, take a few pictures of the rigged sail, and post them. It may also help to look at some vid ...
  Topic: Aftermarket clips for MauiSails carbon wave with 27mm arms
boardsurfr

Replies: 13
Views: 835

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2020 1:54 pm   Subject: Aftermarket clips for MauiSails carbon wave with 27mm arms
Chinook used to have single pin metal clips. Those would elongate the holes in carbon booms over time, which was not great. I had to cut a few cm off the end of one boom when things got too bad.

Th ...
  Topic: Covid19
boardsurfr

Replies: 76
Views: 26787

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:28 am   Subject: Covid19
Yes, the UK has managed to reduce new infections very nicely, as have other European nations that were hit hard.

One of the really frustrating things in the US that a bunch of states also have man ...
  Topic: Opinions on racey foils?
boardsurfr

Replies: 23
Views: 2024

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:48 pm   Subject: Opinions on racey foils?
James, one thing you could consider is getting another Slingshot front wing. The Time Code 68 is a couple of knots faster than the i76. My best nautical mile average on it is 14 knots, vs. 12 knots on ...
  Topic: Covid19
boardsurfr

Replies: 76
Views: 26787

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:26 pm   Subject: Covid19
Sweden is an interesting case. Relative to population, suggested restrictions at very high levels. Cell phone data showed that travel over Easter was down by 80-90% compared to previous years, and ski ...
  Topic: Repairing torn boom grip
boardsurfr

Replies: 7
Views: 1438

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:30 am   Subject: Repairing torn boom grip
Shrink wrap material for fishing rods works great for regripping, and call also be used for smaller areas. It is a bit thinner than the material on Chinook booms, so you'll end up with a smaller diame ...
  Topic: Hatteras vs Corpus in June - especially for foiling
boardsurfr

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PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed May 27, 2020 11:51 am   Subject: Hatteras vs Corpus in June - especially for foiling
I have foiled at both spots. BIB can be quite nice for foiling with a 71 cm mast, especially in easterly directions.

Hatteras can also be decent for foiling, although it depends a lot on wind dire ...
  Topic: Sometimes, you just gotta have a laugh...
boardsurfr

Replies: 8
Views: 2605

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 3:45 pm   Subject: Sometimes, you just gotta have a laugh...
California: 3,302 COVID-19 deaths
New York: 22,729 COVID-19 deaths

California had the earlier cases, and has twice the population of New York. It's got big cities with large minority populations, ...
  Topic: Coronavirus
boardsurfr

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Views: 117340

PostForum: Politics, Off-Topic, Opinions   Posted: Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:19 pm   Subject: Coronavirus
Just be thankful Trump was proactive and banned flights from China a month ago.....Italy did not and payed a heavy price...
That statement is factually wrong.

Italy suspended ALL flight between I ...
  Topic: Foiling Speed!
boardsurfr

Replies: 31
Views: 35232

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:25 am   Subject: Foiling Speed!
Two guys in this video looks pretty fast to me especially 1 year after time on foil.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pa_SlqRQLI0
These guys are relatively fast (some of them post GPS tracks online). ...
 
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