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by dewsy
Tue Jun 30, 2009 8:48 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Inflation/Deflation valve
Replies: 22
Views: 5016

I weigh 167 and understand that I am trying to get into a very dangerous sport. I will hopefully hook up with someone around here (chicago/milwaukee) area, I live in oak brook. I'm just flying around on various fields trying to get a feel for the kite. I am not inflating the whole kite with my mouth...
by dewsy
Tue Jun 30, 2009 4:13 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Inflation/Deflation valve
Replies: 22
Views: 5016

This is the kite I bought.

http://milwaukee.craigslist.org/spo/1207702652.html

There is are two nipples, and there are hole in the leading edge where it is actually written on the kite strut, inflation and deflation.

I paid 350 for the kite bar and bag good deal or did I get hosed?

-dewsy
by dewsy
Tue Jun 30, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Inflation/Deflation valve
Replies: 22
Views: 5016

Inflation/Deflation valve

Ok, I'm brand spankin new to kiting, got my first kite this Sunday, had it out Monday, got the RUSH of a LIFETIME went back out today (tuesday) had the same issues today that I did yesterday. The kite i bought was a 2007 16m Caution, now, the three center struts don't have a one way valve, they just...
by dewsy
Thu Mar 23, 2006 12:05 pm
Forum: Kiteboarding Equipment for Sale
Topic: looking for starter kite to borrow or buy
Replies: 0
Views: 1632

looking for starter kite to borrow or buy

Hey I'm really interested in getting started in kitesurfing.. it looks like a lot of fun, i love the water and it's something I haven't tried before.. i'm looking for a kite to learn on.. I would really like to borrow it for a weekend or so, so i can get the hang of how to control a small sized kite...