2018 North Neo Kiteboarding Kite
Current discount and availability
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What North has to say about the 2018 Neo
The Neo is a purebred wave kite ready to meet your wave shredding needs. Perfectly suited to hardcore wave fanatics and strapless wave freestyle riders, this powerful kite design allows you to use 1-2sqm less than you would normally do on other models, which automatically makes you use faster turning kites! The high performance design concept makes the Neo travel fast and effortless when riding towards the kite or surfing down the line, but delivers smooth power when needed, e.g. in powerful bottom turns. The Neo is the guarantee for a responsive ride with excellent manoeuvrability. Due to its accessible steering, the forgiving feel and a quick and easy relaunch, the Neo is also ideal for freeriding, doesn´t matter if on a twin tip or a surfboard.
- Moderate delta design
- 4th and 5th line compatible
- 3 strut design
- Excellent drifting abilites
- Responsive steering whether powered or depowered
- Very powerful (choose 1 size smaller) but with good depower
- Easy Water Relaunch
- "Flex segement" LE design to improve turning speed
- Adjustable front bridle for freeride tuning setup
Teijin is the world’s leading supplier of polyester fabrics and sail materials to marine sports. The combined creative power of North Kiteboarding saw the formulation of TRINITY TX. Exclusive to North Kiteboarding, TRINITY TX is a 3x2 canopy material, which has proven to be far superior to other canopy materials in terms of durability and dynamic performance. The 3x2 yarn combination has proven to be the best solution in performance as well as durability, overall superior to any 2x2 or 4x4 yarn solutions. TRINITY TX. Made to stand the test of time.
The double coating process of Trinity TX createas a crisp and very direct response to steering, ensuring long term durability and strong resistance against any environmental factors such as UV. The unique coating procedure ensures that each individual yarn is covered and protected before being woven into one fabric. The additional second coating then protects the canopy as a whole, safeguarding the crisp texture of the material for longer. This process not only keeps the canopy material protected from the sun’s harmful UV rays, but also from salt crystals, sand, stones and other sharp objects.
Enlarged tubes from 28 mm² to 64 mm² to maximize air flow and allow for rapid inflation and deflation of your gear. Integrated into all North 2018 Kites.
|Size||Windrange||Rec. Line Length|
|3||29 - 42||22|
|4||26 - 40||22|
|5||23 - 38||22|
|6||21 - 36||22|
|7||19 - 34||22|
|8||17 - 32||22|
|9||15 - 30||22 - 24|
|10||13 - 28||22 - 24|
|11||12 - 25||22 - 24|
|12||11 - 22||22 - 24|
The 2018 Click Bar and Trust Bar do not come with chicken loop, chicken dig and safety leash! Please consider adding a style kit.
Powering and depowering your kite has never been easier. The unique Trim Unit enables you to power and depower in precise steps at the flick of a switch. To reach optimum safety the Click bar is equipped with the Iron Heart V, ensuring a quick and reliable safety release. Furthermore lines, even the guided safety line, are automatically untwisted during rotations. Delivered with a 4 line set up and adjustable to 22 m or 24 m line length, the Click bar is the cleanest system on the market. Also available is a 5th Element Upgrade Kit.
The North Kiteboarding Trust Bar is a progressive and effective tool to steer your kite. It is equipped with the most functional safety system in kiting, the Iron Heart V. Over the years it has made a name for itself in the kitesurfing industry and amongst the riders; it stands for unmatched safety and reliability.
Comes with a small chicken loop for a bigger depower stroke and a shorter leash for less tangling. Not designed for unhooking.
Comes with a large chicken loop for easy unhooking and hooking back in and a long, soft, neoprene covered leash. Kit designed for easy and comfortable passing of the bar.
Smooth sliding of the rope in combination with rope harness means no wear on the rope. Direct connection to the Iron Heart results in a bigger depower stroke. No irritating chicken dig.