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Forum: Ask Our Team 24th November 2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 608
Posted By van
Hi Jean I'm 69-70kg and I have a Futura 90 -...

Hi Jean

I'm 69-70kg and I have a Futura 90 - iSonic 97 and iSonic 110 - so my suggestion is you go one up from that ie iSonic 87 - 107 and 120. Lets see what Remi suggests as he is the man to...
Forum: Ask Our Team 19th November 2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By van
Hi Jean Marc All those boards are too big...

Hi Jean Marc

All those boards are too big for me. I sail on a Tabou Pocket 75 simply because Starboard don't make a Trifin and I refuse to buy a Quad cause it doesn't suit me or a twin fin which...
Forum: Ask Our Team 18th November 2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By van
Kevin Pritchard riding a Starboard tri fin

Hi guys,

Congratulations to Kevin on his latest achievement but I'm sure that a lot of you noticed that Kevin was riding a nice 3 fin Starboard that isn't available to the rest of us. When can we...
Forum: Free Forum 30th October 2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 843
Posted By van
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I can see some really...
Forum: Free Forum 29th October 2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 843
Posted By van
Hi Farlo Now you are talking buddy. I don't...

Hi Farlo

Now you are talking buddy. I don't know how far you guys go back but when I started Windsurfing back in the mid 1980's the best looking boards by miles in my humble opinion where made by...
Forum: Free Forum 28th October 2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 843
Posted By van
Hi Remi Many thanks for your quick reply. I...

Hi Remi

Many thanks for your quick reply. I live in Greece and none of my grey boards are yellowing. And you can't say we don't have sun over here. Having said that I do take extra care of them...
Forum: Free Forum 27th October 2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 843
Posted By van
Your thoughts on BLUE iSonics?

Hi Guys

Am I the only one that thinks the 2014 & 2015 iSonics look awful in Blue. I currently have a Futura 97 2013 and 2 iSonics (97 & 110) 2013 in my quiver but I refuse to update any of my...
Forum: Ask Our Team 27th October 2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 393
Posted By van
Hi Shayne If you ask me, based on my...

Hi Shayne

If you ask me, based on my experience I changed from wood to carbon for that reason. Carbon boards last a lot more than wooden ones. The experience I had is that the wood started to...
Forum: Ask Our Team 21st August 2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 890
Posted By van
Many thanks for clarifying that Remi. Two more...

Many thanks for clarifying that Remi. Two more questions if I may.
a) I assume the planning characteristics of the board stay the same as the width and tail width both stay unaltered and

b) Why...
Forum: Ask Our Team 20th August 2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 890
Posted By van
Futura 2015 90 liters - actual volume or marketing gimmick

Hi guys,

Congratulations on your new line up. So my question is - is the Futura 90 actually 90 or is it last year's 93 re-marketed at 90 liters? Also if it is 90 liters can you please tell me...
Forum: Ask Our Team 8th August 2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 829
Posted By van
Hi David I'm 69 kg and I have an iSonic 97...

Hi David

I'm 69 kg and I have an iSonic 97 2013 for my medium board (7m - 6.4m ) and use a Futura 93 my for small board (6.4-5.8) simply because at +23 knots I also like to bump & jump on the...
Forum: Ask Our Team 14th February 2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,353
Posted By van
Hi Remi, Many thanks for that. Van

Hi Remi,

Many thanks for that.

Van
Forum: Ask Our Team 6th February 2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,353
Posted By van
Hi Remi, I am a bit surprised that Starboard...

Hi Remi,

I am a bit surprised that Starboard still names the boards different volumes than what they are. I thought we were past the days of old. I remember a friend of mine blow his top when he...
Forum: Ask Our Team 20th November 2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
Hi guys many thanks for your inputs. Van

Hi guys many thanks for your inputs.

Van
Forum: Ask Our Team 13th November 2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
So Remi, Comparing the 97 iSonic 2014 with...

So Remi,

Comparing the 97 iSonic 2014 with the 97 iSonic 2013 based on what you have said above the 2014 would of course plane quicker as wider max width but the 2013 model must have some...
Forum: Ask Our Team 11th November 2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
So back to my original question. If I go for...

So back to my original question.

If I go for the iSonic 110 to be used with a 7.8 wouldn't my iSonic 2013 97 (which has 63.5 width) be better suited for me than the iSonic 2014 97 (with 65 width)...
Forum: Ask Our Team 11th November 2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
Hi kapten k My examples were a bit...

Hi kapten k

My examples were a bit exaggerated of course to make a point and I was thinking along the lines of situations when one is on the verge of planning or not planning, again an exaggerated...
Forum: Ask Our Team 7th November 2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
Hi Remi/Carve Many thanks for your input. ...

Hi Remi/Carve

Many thanks for your input.

Remi of course I hear what you are saying but I see this year you increased the widths of all the iSonics but you decreased the tail width. Why is...
Forum: Ask Our Team 5th November 2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
and kapten k even think about this. 2 identical...

and kapten k even think about this. 2 identical boards both width 75cm but one 120 ltr the other 110 ltr which one you think would plane earliest everything else as per my previous post. According to...
Forum: Ask Our Team 5th November 2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
Hi Kapten k. I think I don't agree with you...

Hi Kapten k. I think I don't agree with you buddy. You mean to tell me that if 2 guys weighing lets say 80 kg each and both on the same sail size say 7.8 one is on a 110 lts 75cm width and the other...
Forum: Ask Our Team 2nd November 2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,486
Posted By van
iS 107 or iS 110 for me?

Hi Remi

Congrats for a great line up this year but I have to say this 107 vs 110 choice is now more confusing than ever. I am 70kg and want a board which I will use only with a 7.8 NP Racing sail...
Forum: Free Forum 31st October 2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,942
Posted By van
Hi Remi Congrats for a great line up this...

Hi Remi

Congrats for a great line up this year but I have to say this 107 vs 110 choice is now more confusing than ever. I am 70kg and want a board which I will use only with a 7.8 NP Racing sail...
Forum: Ask Our Team 28th October 2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,017
Posted By van
Hi guys, Further to my message above I'm...

Hi guys,

Further to my message above I'm looking to buy a 75 litre board for the occasional wave sailing sessions I sail during the winter months. The board will be used mainly from 5.3 down to...
Forum: Ask Our Team 23rd October 2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,677
Posted By van
Hi Remi Many thanks for your quick reply....

Hi Remi

Many thanks for your quick reply. Out of curiosity can you tell us mear mortals what Bjorn Dunkerbecks 3 board quiver/sails looks like along with his weight of course and also give us some...
Forum: Ask Our Team 22nd October 2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,677
Posted By van
Hi Remi. I'm 68-69kg and I am thinking about...

Hi Remi.

I'm 68-69kg and I am thinking about this 3 board quiver. What do you think? Please note that my max sail is a 7.8.

87 : 5.0/5.6/6.2
97 : 5.6/6.2/7.0
110 : 6.2/7.0/7.8

Do you think...
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