Quote Originally Posted by smidge View Post
I havent put kit up top for decades, but a few tips:
- Minimise the amount of board sticking out the front as the force from wind on the board is substantial - I blame this for a Mistral Screamer 2 developing a fold about 2 feet back from its nose.
If you put the board tail first, right way up, then you have the stronger bit leading, flat side down (so less point loading) and with the nose acting like a rear spoiler, thus giving your car Porsche-like performance.