S_TYPE SL

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The all new S_TYPE SL has just one goal: to be as successful as its legendary predecessors the S_TYPE and RAM, which have won world-wide magazine tests over many years and got crowned as the primus in their class. Therefore Kai Hopf has thrown everything into the mix, resulting in even more performance without having a negative effect on the handling. The result is a highly sporty and competitive slalom sail that thirsts for speed, yet is easy to tame.

 

The highlight of the season is the S_TYPE SL. It can safely be called the perfect blend of RAM and S_TYPE, two of the most successful race slalom sails in our history. Therefore Kai Hopf has paired the balanced handling and comfort of the S_TYPE with the brute power of the RAM. Its extremely potent ingredients can now be found in the SL again. Most striking is the extremely tapered mast sleeve in the new AERO.SLEEVE.DESIGN 2.0. Its width in the aerodynamically important boom area permits the ideal transition from the "thick" mast front edge into the 'thin' sail profile. At the top however, the mast sleeve is still kept relatively narrow to ease up water starts. This is supported by the use of the WARP F2015 LUFF.LIFT.PANEL design that provides additional lift.

 

Regardless of whether you’re at high speed or simply cruising and jibing, the S_TYPE SL is extremely versatile. It’s an excellent universal high performance sail for many board types, as it can be sailed with 2 or 3 cambers thanks to the SWITCH.CAM.OPTION (the camber in the foot area can be removed).

 

Simply ingenious: All S_TYPE SL sizes work with one mast length!

  


  

Sail characteristic

 

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> 01   LUFF.LIFT.PANEL: super early planing and acceleration through increased profile in the upper luff

> 02   PROGRESSIVE.BATTEN.CONFIGURATION: batten amount depending on sail size and thus perfectly matching the range of use

> 03   iBUMPER: the most advanced and effective molded mast protector

> 04   HYPER.CAM: Again and again confirmed through magazine tests worldwide: The best rotating camber on the market

> 05   SWITCH.CAM.OPTION 3/2: 3 cams for max. performance - 2 cams for improved handling

> 06   MINIMUM.MAST.CONCEPT: one mast (460-25) fits all sizes

> 07   AERO.SLEEVE.DESIGN 2.0: maximum performance combined with effortless waterstarting

> 08   2 Year Warranty. Get an additional 3 year Warranty: register here

 

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Available color combinations


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                                     C01: White - Red                                                                     C02: White - Blue

 


 

Sizes:

6.0 | 6.6 | 7.3 | 7.8 | 8.3 | 8.8



 

Differentiation Race < > Freeride sails

 

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Wanna know more details?

 



ART. NO. 14500-1213


 



WARP F2015

SizeBoom max
(cm)
Luff max
(cm)
Vario TopBattensCamberWeight (kg)Mast Type: Best//AlternativeMast Length (cm): Best/AlternativeMast Geometry: Best/Alternative
4.7
Speed
177 405 -- 7 4 4.6 Platinum//-- 400 SDM/--
5.2 183 412 -- 7 4 4.8 Platinum//-- 400 SDM/--
5.7 193 439 -- 7 4 5.0 Platinum//-- 430/400 SDM/--
6.3 199 455 -- 7 4 5.2 Platinum//-- 430 SDM/--
7.0 211 475 -- 7 4 5.6 Platinum//-- 460 SDM/--
7.7 223 480 -- 7 4 6.0 Platinum//-- 460 SDM/--
8.4 230 501 -- 7 4 6.3 Platinum//-- 490 SDM/--
9.0 245 519 -- 7 4 6.5 Platinum//-- 490 SDM/--
9.0 LW tbc tbc -- 7 4 6.5 Platinum//-- 490 SDM/--
9.6 248 529 -- 7 4 6.6 Platinum//-- 490 SDM/--

S_TYPE SL

Size Boom max (cm) Luff max (cm) Vario Top Battens Camber Weight (kg) Mast Type:
Best//Alternative
Mast Length (cm): Best/Alternative Mast Geometry: Best/Alternative
6,0 193 440 6 3/2 4.50 Platinum/Gold//Silver 430/460 SDM/--
6,6 201 463 -- 6 3/2 4.70 Platinum/Gold//Silver 460/430 SDM/--
7,3 208 472 -- 6 3/2 4.90 Platinum/Gold//Silver 460 SDM/--
7,8 215 484 - 7 3/2 5.20 Platinum/Gold//Silver 460 SDM/--
8,3 225 496 -- 7 3/2 5.40 Platinum/Gold//Silver 460 SDM/--
8,8 233 507 -- 7 3/2 5.60 Platinum/Gold//Silver 490/460+CX SDM/--

E_TYPE

Size Boom max (cm) Luff max (cm) Vario Top Battens Camber Weight (kg) Mast Type:
Best//Alternative
Mast Length (cm): Best/Alternative Mast Geometry: Best/Alternative
4,5 164 408 5 -- 3.40 Platinum/Gold//Silver 400/430 SDM/RDM
4,9 175 428 5 -- 3.50 Platinum/Gold//Silver 400/430 SDM/RDM
5,4 179 440 -- 5 -- 3.65 Platinum/Gold//Silver 430/400 SDM/RDM
5,8 184 454 -- 5 -- 3.80 Platinum/Gold//Silver 430 SDM/RDM
6,2 193 444 -- 6 -- 4.20 Platinum/Gold//Silver 430 SDM/RDM
6,6 199 462 -- 6 -- 4.40 Platinum/Gold//Silver 460/430 SDM/RDM
7,3 208 476 -- 6  -- 4.65 Platinum/Gold//Silver  460 SDM/--
7,8 213 482 -- 7  -- 4.80 Platinum/Gold//Silver  460 SDM/--
8,2 224 497 -- 7  -- 4.95 Platinum/Gold//Silver  490/460 SDM/--

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