:01 Cabrinha CONTRA 3S Kiteboarding Kite

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The :01 Cabrinha CONTRA 3Sa allows kiteboarding in the lightest wind conditions possible.

The popularity of the Contra can not be overstated. It’s ability to extend any kite quiver well into the light wind arena is unmatched. This season we’ve expanded the Contra’s range to bring its legendary efficiency deep into the foil boarding realm.

The Contra’s largest sizes maintain its 3 strut design for use with any board in any discipline. Its fully supported 3 strut frame keeps it driving forward when using a more traditional selection of kite boards.The smaller sizes in the range utilize a 1 strut design to provide the ultimate light wind performance for foil boarding.

The single strut version of the Contra is built on its platform of efficiency and range, while adding featherweight control. With its single strut, the Contra 1S is lighter and more nimble, allowing the use of much smaller kite sizes to maximize foilboarding’s true potential.

The Contra 1 strut’s superior drift characteristics allow for low angles of attack while on foil, and the rear line tension increases steering impulse even when depowered.

This dynamic kite design shift will put an optimized Contra light wind kite in your hands whether you ride a twin tip, surfboard, or a foil board

WIND RANGE

Size Wind Range (Knots)  Wind Range (MPH)
13m 8 - 17 9 - 20
15m 7 - 15 8 - 17
17m 6 - 14 7 - 16
19m 5 - 12 6 - 14

 

DESIGN PROFILE
3 Strut, Hybrid design, Low drag wing tips, Draft forward profiles

FEATURES

* Heavy duty closing seam construction
* Nano Ripstop Canopy, the benchmark in durability, stability and responsiveness
* High Tenacity Dacron for enhanced arc stability and improved handling characteristics
* Strategic canopy reinforcements in the high stress areas
* Pure profile panels for efficient aerodynamics
* Agile and responsive steering for increased power delivery
* Refined low end performance for better upwind ability
* Effortless relaunch in the lightest of wind conditions​​​​This kite is registered with the IKA for Formula Kite Racing and can be used for the Youth Olympic Games and its qualifier events.

 

The 2020 Cabrinha Quickloop Control Bar:

The Quickloop Overdrive 1X Trimlite is a highly refined control system with universal compatibility. From its soft and ergonomic adjustable bar ends to its light weight cleat trim and 1X security system, the Quickloop Overdrive 1X Trimlite is a high performance and feature rich method of kite control. What makes the Quickloop Overdrive 1X superior to other systems is its accurate ergonomics and its well thought out form factor. The security system is intuitive, operates without effort and is integrated seamlessly into the design.

The 1X Overdrive Trimlite control system is designed for every rider from beginner to pro who uses an inflatable kite with a single line (1X) compatible method of security. Adjustable bar length and a cleat trim are a priority.

DESIGN PROFILE

A multi-function ergonomic adjustable control bar with Cabrinha’s 1X security, Quickloop connection and Trimlite trim system. 


FEATURES

NEW Easy adjust Overdrive bar end with 8cm width and leader adjustment
NEW Fully retracting bungee line retainer
NEW Soft, yet durable and ergonomic injection EVA bar ends with flex grooves
Asymmetric design with superior comfort and traction for enhanced grip
Simple and clean system
Universal Quickloop connection
Durable stainless steel cleat
Integrated bungee in trim line to reduce tail

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