The 2016 Blacktip presents the best drive and maneuverability in our wave sail range for the modern progressive wave riding style. It features ultra-light and direct handling. The compact outline offers a lot of front-end drive to generate speed in turns. The Blacktip goes from powered up to neutral in an instant, the Blacktip which allows you to get tighter bottom turns and fingertip precision top turns.
With a wide tuning range the Blacktip can adapt to a wide range of conditions, from waist-high bump and jump conditions or 6 meter Hookipa ? the Blacktip is always a top choice. It rides so effortless ? everything feels easy!
The 2 MIL Q-Ply paneling in the top half of the sail, gives light swing-weight handling, while the bottom half of the sail is reinforced with X-Ply to handle tough conditions.
Blacktip HD represents the Simmer legacy of high-end performance and hardcore durability. With an all X-Ply construction and PVC main paneling window. This is the best choice for any rider that wants a bullet proof sail that allows you to go for it even when it means defying odds.
- Four batten panel layout.
- A maneuver-oriented wave sail with a direct and responsive feel.
- Superb ability to de-power in the critical moment of a maneuver.
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
4,2 153 373 370 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
PERFORMANCE MAST: RDM11
RECOMMENDED MAST: RDM10
SECONDED RECOMMENDED MAST: RDM8