Line length for seat

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Line length for seat

Postby qwertyjjj » Sat May 20, 2017 9:16 am

Do you need a slightly longer line length when using a seat rather than waist harness?

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Re: Line length for seat

Postby jkennedy22 » Sat May 20, 2017 1:08 pm

If in well powered conditions, no.
If you plan to schlog through lulls hooked in, probably.
I think best time for a seat harness is in powered-up blasting conditions where you hook in, and stay hooked in & planing until tack/jibe.

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Re: Line length for seat

Postby drewb70 » Sat May 20, 2017 11:42 pm

My older waist harness yes, it has a low hook. My newer waist harness no, the hook is just above the bellybutton. So check where the hook is.

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