> I am trying to figure out which kite to buy for my partner.
> She has flown my PRISM micron and my 3d a little bit, enjoyed it and
> expressed an interest in having her own kite. She enjoys navigating
> around the sky, loops and I think
> she would enjoy learning more tricks. We live in Cary, NC (land o little
> wind) so a kite that performs well in little wind would be a plus. I
> think she would prefer a kite that didnt have outrageous pull in the
> heavier winds as well (I know that these requirements could be a bit on
> the impossible side).
> I have been looking at the Prism Spark(too heavy I think), Ion, 3d (i
> like mine but its a bit quick and fragile in higher end of its wind
> range) and Fanatic and was wondering if anyone has an opinion on those
> or any other kites that would be good for a beginner.
> Thank you,
> Michael Faoro
> ps. if anyone has opinions on the Buena Vista Feather I would love to
> hear them.
I have an Ion, but while it's a decent beginner's kite, it's less stable
and pulls much harder than the Fanatic, a beautiful, smooth-flying kite.
I think the Fanatic would be the way to go if you're buying a Prism.