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Author: Subject: Remember me. CAN'T BRAKE BLADE.
fortybutnaughty




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smile.gif posted on 5-23-2005 at 11:27 AM
Remember me. CAN'T BRAKE BLADE.


Well here I am again.
Had blade out again in less wind this time and did manage to stay upright this time. Have fitted killers as advised (thanks to all for advise). I may be a bit of a senile old sissie but I still dare not hold the handles right at the top , instead prefering to hold slighty down towards brake lines to give me a bit of brake all of the time.
Until I get my bottle back, and the rest of the gravel out of my arms would it be possible to shorten the brake lines a whisker so that i can hold the handles with my finger over the main lines but still have a bit of easy to apply brake.
Thanks for helping an old git who really should stick to fishing !!!
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[*] posted on 5-24-2005 at 01:32 PM


Sure can. You can pull the line (kite line) further up the line (handle line) and tie a new knot on the handle line. then your brake lines will be shorter. You should really be flying with your first finger above the power lines.


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