2017 Blacktip X

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FEATURES

- The three Kevlar Stretch Control tendons combined with a progressive batten layout secures the sail profile giving the sail a wide wind range
- A lower positioned clew ring to respond to a more upright sailing position, seen in multi-fin sailing.
- Low end power for early planing, high cut foot combined with relatively short boom for maneuverbility.
- Superb ability to de-power in the critical moment of a maneuver and very forgiving handling characteristic.
- All X-Ply and PVC construction with Kevlar laminate perimeter for a bulletproof durability.
  - 2 MIL Q-Ply top panels for light swing-weight.
- All paneles and seams aligned along the directions of the load lines to distribute the forces and create a light-weight yet durable sail.

INTRODUCTION

COMPACT FOUR BATTEN WAVE SAIL WITH HARDCORE DURABILITY

The 2017 Blacktip X represents the Simmer Style legacy of high-end performance coupled with hardcore durability that was established from the onset. With it’s bullet proof construction, Blacktip X enters the arena ready to slay, in any size wave and stay hungry for another.  Without a doubt, this sail will handle severe punishment, giving you more than a second chance if you are in an environment with sharp features and obstacles. With an all X-Ply construction and PVC main paneling, Blacktip X also possesses the precise handling and fingertip reaction that the Blacktip is famous for, being of the same profile. This is the best choice for any rider who wants a bullet proof sail that allows you to go for it, knowing your gear can handle it. Blacktip X is your shield of power and  performance.

SPECIFICATONS

Size Boom Luff Mast Top Battens
3,4 135 340 340 adjustable 4
3,7 144 354 340 adjustable 4
4,0 148 367 340 adjustable 4
4,2 152 373 370 fixed 4
4,5 159 385 370 fixed 4
4,7 165 392 370 fixed 4
5,0 167 406 400 fixed 4
5,3 171 420 400 fixed 4
5,6 173 434 430 fixed 4
5,9 177 446 430 fixed 4

PRO PERFORMANCE MAST: RDM 11       
RECOMMENDED MAST: RDM 10 or RDM8 

 

25% Discount on all 2019 sails

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