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Alternative bars. Tech talk and a test of a 279,- Euro bar

Does any bar fit on any kite? Of course it doesn’t, but there is more to it than the bar width, 4 or 5 lines or the length of the lines. While testing a bar from Kite Attitude we got deeper and deeper into the influence of the height of the split point of the front lines.

(See also an update on this)

Interesting stuff,  especially if you just want to get your hands on a new bar, but don’t want to pay -the ever growing prices of the A-brands- up to 500-plus Euro. We not only tested the Kite Attitude bar, but we also interviewed some manufacturers which gave some interesting technical insights.

Kite Attitude Universal bar, freestyle/wave version
Kite Attitude Universal bar, freestyle/wave version

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