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Powerex 490 100%/Ezzy 460 Hookipa/Naish 7.6/Sailworks Retro 9.5/US Extension

 Masts:Powerex Freerace 490 cm mast (100% carbon) SDM $275 (2007)Ezzy Hookipa 460 (RDM) $250 Sails:Naish Redline(2006) 7.6 Used (3 Cam) Freeride/Race.  Some wear and tear $200.Sailworks Retro 9.5…Continue

Started May 24, 2011

Water Temps (Spring 2011)
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If you have current water temps (actual readings) or close approximations, please post. Thanks.I am planning to get some readings from Cass Lake very soon and I will post those.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian Apr 8, 2011.

 

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Mark Beauman and Michael Filipiak are now friends
Nov 14, 2011
Michael Filipiak posted a discussion

Powerex 490 100%/Ezzy 460 Hookipa/Naish 7.6/Sailworks Retro 9.5/US Extension

 Masts:Powerex Freerace 490 cm mast (100% carbon) SDM $275 (2007)Ezzy Hookipa 460 (RDM) $250 Sails:Naish Redline(2006) 7.6 Used (3 Cam) Freeride/Race.  Some wear and tear $200.Sailworks Retro 9.5 (2005) Excellent Condition $300 Base:Chinook US Base used 2-3 times (I switched to EX/Pin) so I don't use this anymore.  See More
May 24, 2011
Michael Filipiak replied to Brian's discussion Session Reports?
"Ha.. When I see a big gust coming and I'm already powered up.. I am not going to lie.. I sort of cringe, but I sort of love it too.. except when it feels like you are hitting a wall coming out of it. 7.6 is the smallest I have though... and it…"
Apr 13, 2011
Michael Filipiak replied to Brian's discussion Session Reports?
"I was at Cass on Sunday. There were ~10 people that came through. Wind was soft early.. despite the iwindsurf.com forecast for 14mph+ it was ~10mph maybe.. I had a 9.5 retro that I bought used.. it was really nice with the adjustable outhaul.. I was…"
Apr 13, 2011
Brian replied to Michael Filipiak's discussion Water Temps (Spring 2011)
"Hopefully a couple warm days this weekend will finish off the ice and we're ready to go!"
Apr 8, 2011
Michael Filipiak replied to Michael Filipiak's discussion Water Temps (Spring 2011)
"Update - Orchard Lake is 41 degrees in the middle and apparently there are still some chucks of ice floating around.. so watch the fin. This is as of last afternoon Since Cass is right next to it, I would imagine the temp is within a degree or two."
Apr 8, 2011
Brian replied to Michael Filipiak's discussion Water Temps (Spring 2011)
"Yeah, please do Michael.  Pour a hot water bottle or two into the lake while you're there!"
Apr 6, 2011
Michael Filipiak replied to Eric Paton's discussion Old Chinook Boom
"what size?  I might be interested.  thanks."
Apr 6, 2011
Michael Filipiak posted a discussion

Water Temps (Spring 2011)

If you have current water temps (actual readings) or close approximations, please post. Thanks.I am planning to get some readings from Cass Lake very soon and I will post those.See More
Apr 5, 2011
Michael Filipiak left a comment for Brian
"Hey man.. thanks for the welcome.  Nice vids!"
Apr 1, 2011
Brian left a comment for Michael Filipiak
"Michael, Welcome to MI Windsurfing.  The ice should be clear soon! Brian"
Mar 31, 2011
Michael Filipiak is now a member of Michigan Windsurfing
Mar 31, 2011

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At 6:15pm on March 31, 2011, Brian said…

Michael,

Welcome to MI Windsurfing.  The ice should be clear soon!

Brian

 
 
 

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