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Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby richy-c » Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:49 pm

Looking for a kite with low bar pressure for my wife who just cruises around. Is there a particular type of kite i..e delta, wave etc that is lighter on the bar than others Shes looking for a 12 m kite?

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby TommyDuotone » Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:04 pm

The Ocean Rodeo Flite has light bar pressure. I think the 12m would also make a decent kite for foiling in light wind if you choose that rout.

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby juanpasala » Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:18 pm

Try a Naish Pivot

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby iriejohn » Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:05 pm

Ozone Enduro has pretty light bar pressure.

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby Jonpnw » Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:49 pm

Slingshot Z Kites .

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby Regis-de-giens » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:02 pm

I was also looking for light pressure. Indeed OR flite is light and very efficient in 10m or higher. My old (but still in use and good kite) Slingshot Rally 2011/2012 is even lighter in bar .

Foilkites are lighter than LEI if it is among your search radar.

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby foilholio » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:45 pm

Foil kites in general and they are quite customizable to bar pressure but it affects performance.

The lightest bar kite I would think is the Pansh - A15. Bar is borderline nonexistent.

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby br44 » Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:24 am

Some options that I know about: Gong Strutless, Liquid Force Elite, HQ Matrixx.

Avoid the Ozone Hyperlink. Horribly - and unreasonably - high bar pressure, IMO.

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Re: Lowest bar pressure kite?

Postby Kiteus Polaris » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:33 am

Have a look at the Blade Trigger. Really nice kite that manages to combine very low bar pressure with responsive steering.
https://www.thekiteboarder.com/2018/03/ ... e-trigger/


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