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
Extensive days on the water, pushing the limits, willingness to take the beatings and widening the words EXTREME POWER are what describe the Slingshot Fuel for 2010.
The Slingshot Fuel's legacy for innovation, durability and unrivaled high performance are what make the Slingshot Fuel the freestyle expert weapon of choice. In it's 9th year the Slingshot Fuel sets the bar even higher. With Freestyle Global Team Rider Ruben Lenten as a calculated part of the design process, the Fuel positions itself as the anchor to the FREESTYLE COLLECTION .
RIDER PROFILE: Freestyle Aggressive Expert Advanced skill level looking for a kite that boosts, loops and recovers Uses board to depower Focused on overdriven conditions Looking for maximum response with last amount of bar input
The Slingshot Fuel is for the expert rider who demands a powerful, stable and relentless kite that will boost, loop and recover in the most demanding freestyle conditions.
BENEFITS: Ruben Lenten tested and approved = Expert project co-design and development Progressive c shape canopy = Consistent grunt and power through the power stroke Onepump* = Original Slingshot patented single point in?ation system Surf Tough Seams = Minimizes and contains canopy tears Custom Fuel Injection = Two separate and unique attachment settings for wake and freestyle Ballistic Aramid scuff guards on every segment seam = Prevents overall wear and tear Mark cloth reinforced trailing edge = Increases durability Scalloped Trailing Edge = Reduces flutter Ergonomic nipple placement = Less overall drag Reinforced Struts = Adds strengths and overall durability Slingshot legendary construction = Bomber quality Lifetime Rider Hotline Membership = Unsurpassed customer service