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Papiloko
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Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby Papiloko » Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:28 am

I read in another forum that from 2018 you can fly North and now Duotone kites with low V Bar.

Is this true?

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Re: Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby dice » Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:59 am

It was always possible, but it had a negative effect on the kite.
But maybe they meant that it's now possible to convert the duotone bar to a low V?

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Re: Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby Leon van Bergen » Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:49 am

Papiloko wrote:
Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:28 am
I read in another forum that from 2018 you can fly North and now Duotone kites with low V Bar.

Is this true?
Interesting, I would also like to hear the outcomming. i just send an email to Duotone with the question.
I love a lower v, easier for self-land and more beautiful gopro shots from a line mount!

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Re: Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby tomtom » Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:04 pm

doesnt work with low V. Own NEOs 2018 - 7 and 9

it somewhat work but not optimal.

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Re: Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby wrogu » Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:20 pm

Did you read low or lower ? ;) Cause it lower indeed.

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Re: Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby Leon van Bergen » Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:47 pm

Answer from Duotone;

This is possible. Please note; the Rebel is developed for the high V so according to our specifications you have to leave it.
Of course it is always possible that you personally think that the Rebel is sailing better with a low V, so just try it.

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Re: Low V bar on 2018 and Newer Kites from North/Duotone

Postby tomtom » Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:16 pm

yes it will fly...


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