29 noiembrie, 2013

Triple Seven SKEWER – Speedfly

O noua parapanta in miniatura, speedfly de la Triple Seven: SKEWER

The Skewer is speedflying glider launchable by foot. It was developed for pilots practicing
mountaineering, hike & fly adventures or pilots enjoying in speed adrenaline rides down the
mountain. It also offers possibility of soaring in stronger winds, ground training and handling.

Main features:

● Speedflying glider launchable by foot
● Nice wing inflation
● Easy launch characteristics, with good takeoff lift (low launch speed)
● Direct precise brake control
● Pitch stability in turbulence
● Adjustable trim speed for wide glide range (fast descent or good glide to the landing)
● Good max glide (soaring, flying out to landing after downhill)
● Nice landing characteristics with easy flaring


● BPI – Back Positioned Intake (wide speed range, stability, flare, easy inflation)
● RLE – Rigid Leading Edge (easy inflation, increased glider performance)
3 liner risers, with release trimer system
● AB cascade for pitch stability
● A,B,C perforated diagonals for compact but still light canopy

Qucik Technical data:

● Flat Area: 15m2 (near future 13 m2)
● Cells: 24
● Glider weight: 2.8 kg