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Which Kite to Chose?

Hello Everyone,

I'm new to kite flying and I'm looking at getting either the Flexifoil rage 4.7 or the Prism Snapshot 2.5. I weigh 235lbs. Which kite would give me the most pull? I don't care for the tricks I just want to be pulled around and have fun skidding. Let me know, please. Thanks.
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[*] posted on 2-23-2018 at 08:51 PM

Rage 4.7 will give you far more pull since it is sized in square meters.. the Snapshot is a Sport size.

Give this topic a good read please. it will give you a ton of information


Here a 2.2 Sport size laying on top of a 4M Power kite.

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Lots of two line stuff including a 9 stack of HQ Boleros
HQ Symphony 2.2.4!
Skydog SDT 2.8
HQ Crossfire II 2.0, 3.0 & 4.0
HQ Toxic 8.0
Flexifoil Bullet 4.5
PL Hornet 2.0

Before you ask, What kite Should I buy?
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[*] posted on 2-23-2018 at 11:15 PM

Absolutely hands down the RAGE is a little tractor. But...I would suggest you consider a slightly smaller size for your first Power kite. Maybe a 3.5

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