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Old 03-26-2008, 09:21 AM
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Originally Posted by tonykite View Post
Thanks for the info Rick.
I am on a A-B configuration right now.

C-C Configuration if underpowered
A - A if overpowered

is this right?

Hey Tony,

I usually don't mess with those attachment points, although in extremes I might. I was talking about the pigtail knots on your trailing edge wingtips. C kites and to a lesser degree, flat kites can be particularly sensitive to trimming by attaching to different knots.

I wrote an article some years back about doing this with C kites. The general concepts still hold, at least with Waroos. Note, on most flat kites there is no longer much adjustment, if any, on the leading edge pigtails.
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