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used full rig for sale - Aerotech Air-X 6.4 sail, Nolimitz skinny carbon 460 mast, and Chinook carbon boom

Started Mar 11 0 Replies

used full rig for sale - Aerotech Air-X 6.4 sail, Nolimitz skinny 460 mast, and Chinook carbon boom (180-246)Will sell separately at listed prices below or all of it together for $400.  There is some…Continue

Foiling - the maiden voyage

Started this discussion. Last reply by Waterturtle Nov 13, 2016. 9 Replies

After last evening's powered up session in Hermine's NE wind, the wind lightened up this morning.  So I took the foil out for its maiden voyage.  It was a North wind and it was either 5 or…Continue

Surprise wind today

Started Jul 28, 2016 0 Replies

Thats what i get for leaving my small sails at the coast. Overpowered 6.5 in the channel (D5 & D7 area) tonight 5:45-7:30pm. White knuckled it. Could have easily been on 5.5. Nice surprise summer…Continue

Hood River trip report

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alan White Jul 27, 2016. 1 Reply

Scored a quick but great trip to the Gorge a couple weeks ago:http://thewaterturtle.blogspot.com/2016/07/score.htmlContinue

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used full rig for sale - Aerotech Air-X 6.4 sail, Nolimitz skinny carbon 460 mast, and Chinook carbon boom

used full rig for sale - Aerotech Air-X 6.4 sail, Nolimitz skinny 460 mast, and Chinook carbon boom (180-246)Will sell separately at listed prices below or all of it together for $400.  There is some wear & tear on the sail and boom (details below, can send more pics).  The Nolimitz mast is in excellent condition.  Full rig includes:$125 - Aerotech Air-X 6.4 sail - was my go to sail for 15-20mph wind, excellent free ride & bump and jump sail, excellent range for lighter wind to higher…See More
Mar 11
Waterturtle posted a status
"possible light to medium SW wind this weekend both days. Might bring the foil to Ramsay."
Feb 8
Waterturtle replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"More detailed blog post on windsurf foiling here: http://thewaterturtle.blogspot.com/2016/11/windsurf-foiling.html?m=1"
Nov 13, 2016
Anthony Vandenberg replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"Dude, sorry coming to seeing this so later... Next time you are heading out, could you let me know, would love to watch... Been thinking bout getting one.... "
Nov 3, 2016
Waterturtle posted a status
"solid NNW 15-20mph b/t 1-2pm at Blythe. Fun powered up on 6.4 & 112lt board while it lasted. then the wind lightened up & became gustier."
Oct 9, 2016
Waterturtle posted a status
"@ Blythe now (12:35pm)....it's solid 15mph NNW right now...rigging up"
Oct 9, 2016
Waterturtle posted a status
"Did a SUP downwinder today from Mville to denver in NNE wind 25+ with higher gusts. Blythe tomorrow windsurfing if NW."
Oct 8, 2016
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Oct 7, 2016
Waterturtle posted a status
"5 sessions on the new foil since last month and I'm loving it. 5-15 mph yesterday @ CM D7/D9, 6.4 sail on 145 lt board & LP Foil."
Oct 7, 2016
Chuck Anderson replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
" I saw Kai's latest foil video, I think it was wed.Yep he makes it look like anyone who can prone paddle into a wave could be be able to go as long as they want. Don't think there's that much pump'n in these old legs, not to…"
Sep 17, 2016
Waterturtle replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"Check out Kai Lenny's latest video online...open ocean foil surfing on a short board from prone paddle position. He makes it look easy but it's much harder than it looks."
Sep 16, 2016
Alan White replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"Yes, exactly. Pretty amazing, although you mention doing it around a reef. I dunno.... some of those reefs are awfully shallow. Would hate to snag one with that foil. When it comes up on a plane I'm guess it draws about a foot. Does that seem…"
Sep 12, 2016
Waterturtle replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"Alan,  You must be talking about Kai Lenny on a surfboard foil.  He apparently did show in a video that it was possible to prone paddle into a wave, stand up, and ride the wave foiling, then kicking out and pumping it back out to the…"
Sep 11, 2016
Alan White replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"I've also seen clips where some of the young kids are pumping their way on to a plane without paddles or sails. Is that  feasible?"
Sep 7, 2016
Waterturtle replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"That will be a whole 'nuther learning curve. I was jibing amd tacking with the board in the water on Sat...never had the board up to speed when doing either. I can tell that it will take a lot of practice to jibe while flying the foil. Ive seen…"
Sep 7, 2016
Alan White replied to Waterturtle's discussion Foiling - the maiden voyage
"How's jibing on it? "
Sep 6, 2016

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