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by JamesVegas
Fri Dec 04, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: Kite Discussion & Review
Topic: 2010 Vegas valve issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 1173

Re: 2010 Vegas valve issue?

Actually it seems to be the fact that I left the struts inflated for weeks on end. It seems to have stretched the valve so I've warmed the kites up in the house and all seems well again. I suppose I'll have to pack down properly in future. Oh and how did you know I was at Swansea Bay?
by JamesVegas
Thu Dec 03, 2009 6:54 pm
Forum: Kite Discussion & Review
Topic: 2010 Vegas valve issue?
Replies: 10
Views: 1173

2010 Vegas valve issue?

Just wondering if anyone is having a problem with the strut valves on their new Vegas? 2 of mine keep deflating if there is the tiniest amount of sand in the valve as it seems to create extra room for the air to leak out.
by JamesVegas
Wed Nov 25, 2009 8:02 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Seat or waist?
Replies: 9
Views: 497

Re: Seat or waist?

Seat harness Pink waroo and a really short real leash is the way forward :-D That is really weird. You've just described my first kit EXACTLY. I think in hindsight I may have gone for the waist harness once I had completed my lessons in a seat harness. I found my Mystic Firestarter to be a much mor...
by JamesVegas
Wed Nov 25, 2009 12:28 pm
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: Impact vests
Replies: 20
Views: 2113

Re: Impact vests

I've just been to my local beach and used my North High Impact vest, it's super gusty today and I made a few really heavy landings on my back. Very impressed with the impact vest and there is a certain amount of extra warm with it. It's very snugg unlike the Mystic vest that I had but have since sol...
by JamesVegas
Tue Nov 24, 2009 8:58 am
Forum: The Chicken Loop
Topic: XC Weather
Replies: 4
Views: 1427

XC Weather

Does anyone know where XC get their weather stats from. This morning for example at my local beach, Aberavon in South Wales the general picture is about 25-35 mph yet on XC weather the recent data is showing 41-49mph for Mumbles head, the next bay over. Does XC regularly come up with bigger numbers ...