Starboard Forums

Starboard Forums (http://www.star-board-windsurfing.com/forum/index.php)
-   Ask Our Team (http://www.star-board-windsurfing.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=10)
-   -   S-Type 104 Sail Sizes (http://www.star-board-windsurfing.com/forum/showthread.php?t=923)

Neil 8th January 2007 11:43 AM

S-Type 104 Sail Sizes
 
I am looking at getting a s-type 104 and need to know what sail sizes and what wind range they are good for. I weigh about 82kg.

Appreciate any comments.

Taty Frans 8th January 2007 11:45 PM

RE: S-Type 104 Sail Sizes
 
Neil,

I weight 74kg and I do own a Stype 104 the sail sizes that i used on the stype was from 4.8 up to 6.4 sails..

I even use this board during the PWA Gra Canaria slalom42 dscipline with a 4.7 and it was working great in those high wind even jibing perfect.

In Costa Brava spain i use this board with my 6.4 switch mauisails and the board was also okay.

I wo't recommend going bigger then 7.0.. but the board is pretty fast and sure you will enjoy it.

Taty;)

Neil 9th January 2007 07:22 AM

RE: S-Type 104 Sail Sizes
 
Hi Taty,

Thanks for the info. Do you think the 104 will handle a 7.0 sail or would a 6.5 be the biggest to use on it.

Regards
Neil

Taty Frans 9th January 2007 11:51 PM

RE: S-Type 104 Sail Sizes
 
Hi Neil,

Yes, it can handle it..

To give you a correct answer I toke time and went to test it with a 7.0 sail and it was still working ok, but not as good as I taught it will work.

But to get a better feeling on the board I will recommend you to not go bigger then a 7.0..

hope this help

taty:)


All times are GMT +7. The time now is 06:46 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.