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Old 25th February 2007, 09:24 PM   #2
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Santa Croce Lake, Italy (46°06'23.4"N, 12°20'09.5"E)
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Default RE: F-type 158 + Gaastra GTX 10.5, planning?


Hi Guest,

in my opinion and referring to other guys with F-Type 158, with a good 10.5 cambered sail like GTX, at least 62-64 cm fin and with a weight of 70 kg, I think your Lightwind limits should be at 9-10 knots, about 4.5-5 m/s, steady wind.

> Or proper Formula board is a must have for this purpose?

No, for planing in Lightwind a formula board is not strictly required but a board like F-Type 158 (231 lenght x 100 width) is more than adeguate (if combined with appropriate sail and fin)

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