Raceboardblade 2018

PURE RACEBOARD COMPETITION

Sizes: 8.5 9.5

Features
& Benefits

  • Blade mast-pocket construction features mast panel and mast-pocket sides (3 layers) that are tensioned directly (all 3 layers under tack pulley webbings)– therefore downhaul tension is equalized between the mast panel and the mast pocket resulting in the Raceboard Blade’s firm, clean, easy-rotating leading edge
  • 4 mil Dimension Polyant monofilm body panels – proven superior performance
  • Tubed battens with varying carbon content according to performance.
  • Metallic cam interfaces– MCIs eliminate contact point degradation characteristic of cam designs without MCIs
  • Exposed tack (no mast pad) and boomhole, facilitating adjustable downhaul assemblies
  • Xply batten pockets that alternate sail sides... using similar material for the batten pocket as the body material minimizes the asymmetric character of applied batten pockets. Pockets made with laminates allow the batten to be centered. These features combine to maintain rotation symmetry. In contrast, same-side dacron pockets promote assymetrical rotation.

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Design Testimonial by Monty Spindler

“Specialized design for the low end making light-air raceboard racing more efficient and more fun!”

Pro tips

What do you like about the Raceboardblade 2018?

Your choice for medium to strong winds. Very light on your arms, but incredibly powerful, it will definitely help you to start sailing upwind just on your fin. A must have sail for more than 15 knots, and a wonderful machine as the wind gets stronger. It feels like you just want more and more wind!

What do you like about the Raceboardblade LW?

A wonderful, powerful, light, and yet durable sail, perfect for light wind conditions. Your best choice ever for winds up to 12 knots, although it can easily handle stronger winds. Play with all the possible settings, and you’ll be surprised on its wind range.

Details

Sail Specifications

Description Size Luff Boom Vario Top Extension Cambers Battens Recommended Mast Weight
Raceboard Blade 8.5 Orange 2017/2018 8.5 m2 492 cm 242 cm Fixed 2 cm 4 6 Team Edition SDM 490 5.36 kg
Raceboard Blade 9.5 LW Orange 2017/2018 9.5 m2 552 cm 254 cm Fixed 2 cm 3 5 Team Edition SDM 550 5.6 kg
Raceboard Blade 9.5 Orange 2017/2018 9.5 m2 530 cm 264 cm Fixed 10 cm 4 6 Team Edition SDM 520 5.84 kg

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What does 1 Year Unconditional + 1 Year Conditional warranty cover?

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