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Slingshot is thrilled to introduce a radical new kite to its 2016 lineup the Wave SST. With a design that will redefine
the meaning of a true surf-specific kite, the Wave SST (Slingshot Surf Technology) features a Compact-C canopy and compact
direct-connect bridal that looks like a cross between an RPM and a Rally, but performs unlike any kite on the market.
Built with significant and unrivaled upgrades to Slingshots already bombproof construction, the Wave SST (offered in
6, 8, 10 and 12 meter sizes) is sturdy enough to take a pounding in the surf, but light enough to track magically downwind,
downloop on a dime and whip across the window at the flick of a wrist. For kiters serious about taking their wave skills
to the next level, the Wave SST is the kite to take them there. The Wave SST is equipped with a modified version of Slingshots
revolutionary new shock-absorbing IRS bridal (featured on the 2015 RPM), which provides instant feedback and response,
unrivaled stability and is condensed enough that it cant get wrapped around wingtips if rolled in the surf. With a shape
that favors serious downwind drift, unbelievable turning speed even when fully sheeted-out and a feather-light feel when
shredding down the line, slashing faces and bottom-turning, the Wave SST has set a new standard for what a wave kite
can do for its riders.
Slingshot coined the term Surf Tough nearly 15 years ago with its unique seam technology, and its designers have taken
that concept to another level with the Wave SST. The kite is constructed with an extra heavy duty Rip Stop Surf Grid
canopy material and has extra panels reinforced in a gridded quilt pattern to provide increased strength in the event
of a water landing. These upgrades compliment Slingshots already rock-solid construction that makes our kites the most
resilient on the market.
Although built specifically for surf, the Wave SST is also an outstanding kite for easy-going strapless riders and the
rapidly-growing faction of foil boarders due to its incredible depower, feather-light feel and unrivaled turning characteristics.
For customized performance, the kite features three trailing edge attachment points which result in more or less bar
pressure and sensitivity depending on which point is chosen. All of Slingshots 2016 kites come with our new One Pump
Speed System, which increases inflation efficiency to get you out on the water faster and with less energy than before.
- kite backpack
- bladder repair kit
- quick-start guide
- IRS bungee replacement
- pump hose with one pump speed valve nozzle.