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Slingshot SST V5 2020 kite

Postby ulx » Sat Jul 13, 2019 7:07 pm

Extensive info in German from Ripper Tom here on the German forum
http://forum.oase.com/showthread.php?t=176026

The Slingshot site is here
https://www.slingshotsports.com/SST-V5

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Re: Slingshot SST V5 2020 kite

Postby Da Yoda » Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:58 pm

I have this strong feeling that Slingshot is going to follow the Core and Ozone business model and start introducing kites on a two year (or more) cycle. It's the first time I've seen them label their kites as "V" with a corresponding number. I believe soon we shall see the RPM V12. :lol:
Smart move on their part if this is indeed the case!

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Re: Slingshot SST V5 2020 kite

Postby grigorib » Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:08 am

I’d say it’s v4 2020 (or v3 2020) not sure if there were any changes between 2018-2019-2020 besides colors. Nothing bad in distinguishing versions and yearly color schemes

So far the RPM name on the 2020 kites video was not v12 :)

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Re: Slingshot SST V5 2020 kite

Postby Whattheflock » Sat Jul 20, 2019 3:37 pm

I think its suppose to turn faster this year.


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