This is a great kite knife made from yellow toughened plastic it has a single internal blade. And comes with a carry case with a loop hole for connecting to harnesses or belt straps. Comes in black or the prefered yellow.
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Course Description A-1 *Carry and set up the lines and kite *Determine the wind direction and upwind and downwind (windward, leeward). *Pilot a small kite (inflatable, stunt kite, foil ) on the wind window edge and maintain it close to the ground. *Know how to stop the kite power in case of problem by releasing the bar. Be aware that the kite leash must be worn at all times, before kite launching and until landing.
B-1 *Be aware of the area where the kite can fall down wind to the pilot. *Recover the kite on land. *Position the kite on request from 9 to 3 oclock on the wind window edge. *Launch a kite with an assistant and choose the right angle to the wind. *Pilot the kite in the power area without crashing it. *Twist and untwist the lines while the kite flies. *Recover a kite and secure it on land. *Land a kite with the help of an assistant.
C-1 *Pilot a kite hooked to the harness. *Pilot hooked to the harness with one hand. *Activate the harness release system or quick release located on a leader line.
D-1 *Perform a downwind course by body dragging and using the power of the kite.
E-1 *Relaunch a kite from the water. *Wind the lines in the water and recover the kite. *Perform a self-rescue in deep water. *Launch a kite alone on land. *Identify potential wind obstacles creating lift or down draft and be able to define the wind direction. Understand that practice with onshore wind is dangerous.
With KiteboardingUK one day course you will also get the chance to kiteboard for the first time, Using a directional or twin tip you will take your first water starts and hopefully your first ride. At the end of the course you will be a Kiteboarder level 1
LIGHTWIND / FREERIDE Sizes (cm) 145 x 45 155 x 47 165 x 48 WHY YOU'LL LOVE IT:
EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE IN LIGHT WIND EXTRA WIDE OUTLINE FOR EARLY PLAINING LOW DRAG FIN DESIGN COMPATIBLE WITH HI, H2, AND BOOTS 2 NEW SIZES FOR ULTRA LIGHTWIND OR RACE The Stylus is made to perform in the fickle conditions known as threshold winds. Threshold winds are generally thermal breezes with wind speeds just strong enough to fly a kite. The flat rocker line and extra wide outline make the most of these less than ideal wind conditions. In many cases the Stylus twin tip will be the difference between sitting on the beach or getting a full kiteboarding session.
Biax Glass Laminate Light Wind Low Friction Rocker Line Dynamic Single Concave Bottom Shape With Rail Flats Ultrabond PU rails M6 insert blocks Small 35mm G10 Fins Minimize Drag In Lightwind
Ultrabond PU Rail
A single pour liquid urethane elastomer around the entire board is the ultimate impact resistance material while helping with rebound and vibration reduction.
PREMIUM FINS Custom foiled G10 Wake fins. High quality, superior strength, pro level performance. Found in all 2014 models.
WOOD CORE Paulownia wood is vertically laminated to optimize strength, reduce weight and allow the board to flex more naturally and freely. Found in all 2014 models. M6 X16mm
The same 16mm screws are used for fins, handle and foot straps.