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    wipika 8.9 free air, anyone got one?

    anyone got a wipika 8.9 free air? i just bought one, should i convert to 4 line? if so, how? any tips would be welcome, cheers dudes.
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    jesseus, a free air?? hope it was cheap!!

    you can easily convert it to 4 lines, check out the tips and you will see a strip of velcro sewn in a litte way up the material,
    take off the pig tails and roll up very tightly from the tip until the velcro has engaged,
    have 2 tie wraps handy for each tip
    punch 2 holes through the material and secure the roll of fabric with the tie wraps
    you will find two new loops for your pig tail attachments when you have roled up the ends,
    use a 4 line bar and trim and adjust,
    this is not to be done by a novice!
    the free air is a slow slug, let it fall back into the window and your dead meat,

    a free air is worth approx £zero, or £10 in good condition,
    i had 3 !!
    so many more better kites out there for next to nowt,

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    hehe airblasts arent that bad but they were a bit ahead of their time


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    i had one 5 years ago or so, 5% depower

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    Lol


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    that bad are they??

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    hi i have the 16 free air

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    Quote Originally Posted by dart123 View Post
    hi i have the 16 free air
    great dust cover if your painting the ceiling,

    big ceiling.

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    wipika 8.9 free air, anyone got one?

    Mmmm bean bag

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    Quote Originally Posted by kamikaze View Post
    anyone got a wipika 8.9 free air?
    When you stick it up, dont go putting it up when others are out on 9's - a wipi this old is probably from before wipika brought their sizing in line with other manufacturers so is probably more like a 12. With no depower.

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    just dont fly it. shouldnt have bought it...
    I <3 thekiteco

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    no one would pay for one, would they?

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    i did and it nearly fucking killed me what a peace of shit it is never mind lives and learns ha ha.