Available by Special Order in Sizes: 9m, 11m, 13m, 15m
The all-new CAPA is the definition of a freeride foil kite, the perfect balance of user-friendliness and performance.
EVEN IN GUSTY CONDITIONS, THE CAPA IS ALWAYS STABLE AND VERY EASY TO FLY.IMPRESSIVE HANDLING WITH REACTIVE STEERING
THE HANDLING IS INCREDIBLY INTUITIVE AND EASY, DELIVERING A VERY REACTIVE STEERING.HUGE WIND RANGE
ALL SIZES OF CAPAS, COVER A HUGE WIND RANGE, BEING ABLE TO FLY IN ALL SORTS OF WIND STRENGTHS.IMPRESSIVE HANGTIME
THE HANGTIME IS IMPRESSIVE, GIVING YOU A HUGE AMOUNT OF TIME IN THE AIR AND MAKES JIBING, TACKING AND TRICKS VERY EASY.SUPER LIGHT YET TOUGH MATERIALS
THE PINNACLE OF LIGHTWEIGHT MATERIALS, STILL OFFERING THE NECESSARY ROBUSTNESS A FOIL KITE NEEDS.NEW AIR INLETS AND IMPROVED WATER DRAINAGE CHANNELS
NEW AIR INLETS GUARANTEE A FAST INFLATION AND THE NEW WATER DRAINAGE CHANNELS ENSURE A FAST WATER RELAUNCH.
|WEIGHT||1,7 KG||2,1 KG||2,5 KG||2,8 KG|
|WINDRANGE||9-30 KNT||8-30 KNT||7-25 KNT||6-20 KNT|
The new CAPA was designed to bridge the gap between high-end racing foil kites, and inflatables. The benefits of foil kites in light winds are well known, however in the past, they have been tricky to launch and land, and sometimes even hard to fly. In the CAPA, the design team have created the most user-friendly, yet performance packed foil kite on the market. You can fly this kite in almost no wind, and it is perfect for foilers and freeriders who want to increase their water time and improve their upwind angles. The sheet and go performance offers immense low-end power, but the clever design of the profile means the kite has a huge top end range too.
The kite has a light bar pressure, meaning you can ride the CAPA all day long, and you’ll be amazed of the handling too. With a dynamic and reactive nature, the CAPA feels more like an inflatable at the bar than a traditional foil kite. It delivers enormous amounts of lift, making tacks and gybes on the foil easy. If you’re riding with a twin tip the hangtime and float this kite offers will amaze you, it’s more like flying than jumping! The new air inlets ensure the kite inflates quickly and makes it very stable in gusty and turbulent conditions. Relaunch is easy on the CAPA, simply pull on a steering line just like an LEI, and the new water release channels drain super fast should any water get inside.
The CAPAcity of the CAPA knows no bounds and the CAPAbilities of this new kite are endless; if you want to feel the force this summer get the CAPA in your quiver!
The unique Trim Unit of the Click Bar enables you to power and depower in precise steps at the flick of a switch. To power your kite, turn the Winder clockwise – this shortens the length of your backlines with every half turn. To depower, simply push the button in the middle of the Winder and your backlines will lengthen again with every click. At any time the level of power / depower is visible on the Power Display of the bar, as well as on a neon orange mark above the right floater. The Click Bar is equipped with the Iron Heart V, ensuring a quick and reliable safety release. Lines, even the guided safety line, are automatically untwisted during rotations. It’s delivered with a 4 line set up and adjustable to either 20m and 22m or to 22 m and 24 m line length.
In 2020 the excellent Duotone Trust Bar is equipped with superior functionality that makes it one of the best 4 line bars on the market. The chicken loops come in four different options, now additionally offered is a Quick Release Wakestyle Kit. When you purchase your bar, you can choose the chicken loop that best suits your riding style. The industry leading Iron Heart IV safety system makes a welcome return; it is equipped with the addition of the Suicide Ring III. This new ring allows you to set up a suicide system while keeping the ring and the leash up and out of the way of the chicken loop. This increases your ability to quickly hook in and out after freestyle tricks. In 2020 you can purchase a Duotone 5th Element upgrade kit and turn the Trust Bar into a 5 line set-up.
Available Sizes: L, XL
Duotone has released a very neat pump with which you can easily pump your kite. The Duotone kite pump can be used as a single action and double action. Choose double action to get the largest shared air in your kite, then choose single action to add the last few pumps to make your kite nice and hard. The pump is equipped with a good pressure gauge so that you can see if your kite is hard enough. The pump fits the boston valves like Cabrinha, Slingshot, Naish and valves with twist lock like those of Duotone and North. If you want to pump your kite even faster then look at the larger Kite Pump XL.
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