Light Wind Review

SLINGSHOT TURBINE 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Turbine

The Turbine is a 5-strut low wind machine that Slingshot calls an Open Delta C which earned high praise for its low-end power in the lightest of wind.
OZONE ZEPHYR 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 OZONE Zephyr

The Zephyr is a 5-strut high aspect kite available only in the 17m size which Ozone designates as their light wind freestyle weapon.
OZONE EDGE 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2013 OZONE Edge

The Edge is a high aspect 5-strut race design that earned high praise for its upwind ability in the light winds of San Diego.
EPIC INFINITY 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 EPIC Infinity

The Epic Infinity is a medium aspect 3-strut kite that is Epic’s dedicated light wind weapon and rated high for its lightwind boosting skills.
CABRINHA VELOCITY VMG 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB Review: 2014 CABRINHA Velocity

The 2014 Velocity is a 5-strut high aspect kite which doubles as both Cabrinha’s race kite and a high performing freeride kite in low winds.
BRM CLOUD 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 BRM Cloud

The 2014 17m Cloud is the OG strutless kite which features a new bridal design for this year with a super light airframe which stands out in the lightest winds.
BEN WILSON XXL 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 BEN WILSON XXL

The durability of the XXL along with its unique low aspect design makes it an ideal option for those wanting a kite that can push the wind boundaries yet turn responsively for freestyle and the surf.
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TKB LW Review: 2014 AIRUSH Zero

The Lithium Zero is a medium-low aspect strutless kite that is the largest of all the kites in this year’s light wind test.
NAISH FLY 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 NAISH Fly

The Naish fly is a lower aspect 2-strut kite which testers liked its solid low-end power for its size as wells as its super fun boost and hangtime when powered.

2013 17m Blade Fat Lady Light Wind Kite Review

The 2013 17m Blade Fat Lady is a medium aspect 3-strut kite that features a very thin leading edge and extremely thin struts. The compact front bridle features one pulley per side and the rear line attachment points are adjustable to change bar pressure and turning speed.

2013 17m Best TS V2 Light Wind Kite Review

The 2013 17m Best TS is a medium aspect 5-strut kite and features the Best-exclusive Double Core RS canopy fabric. The front bridle is very compact and the rear line attachment points are adjustable to change bar pressure and turning speed.