We changed everything with the introduction of the RPM five short years ago. It’s proven “Open-C” canopy design and Slingshot’s patented Split Strut technology continue to push kite design to a new level even today. The RPM created (and still dominates) the 3 Strut “Open-C” category.
Through years of testing and rider feedback, we have made steady improvements and subtle refinements until reaching the pinnacle it is at today. The 2013 RPM Crossover kite is a powerful combination of aggressive freestyle characteristics and progressive crossover performance. It’s low profile wingtips increase turning speed and reduce drag, while the custom attachment points optimize kite performance and deliver complete tuning from freestyle to wakestyle in seconds. Inspired by our world class team, the RPM delivers unmatched out of the box performance with many options for personal customization.
Over the years, we have built a full range of sizes to help you create your perfect quiver. From dominating freestyle to hard core crossover, the 2013 RPM retains it’s standards of durability and stability along with it’s aggressive look and feel on the water.
Complete Package Includes: Kite, Compstick Control Bar, Lines and Backpack
INTERMEDIATE TO EXPERT:
Riders looking for a kite which crosses over from freestyle, to wakestyle, surf or snowwith ease, and demand performance within multiple riding styles and conditions.
Ballistic Kevlar, Mark Cloth, and Neoprene. Individual scuff guards, strategically placed in the most vulnerable areas of the kite to optimize durability.
OPEN-C DESIGN PLATFORM:
First design to combine core C kite performance like power, stability, edging, control and direct connect with the advantages of the latest advancements in 4-line technology. This includes consistent low end power, maximized range, upwind ability, de-power, relaunch, hang time and safety.
SPLITSTRUT INTEGRATED DESIGN:
Splitstrut integrates the strut and canopy into one rigid wing creating a lighter, stable and more durable kite. This construction is proven to enhance power delivery under heavy load and creates efficiency in the overall frame.
DIMENSION-POLYANT DACRON LEADING EDGE AND STRUT MATERIAL:
DP 175 is the undisputed leader in Dacron quality. Proven by our top pro’s in the most demanding conditions year after year.
MODIFIED WING TIP ATTACHMENT POINTS:
Fine tuned to optimize power, feel and turning characteristics similar to a C-kite. Designed to work directly with our Full Suspension Bridle, CSS and Compstick control bar.
SLINGSHOT ONE PUMP:
The trusted, original Slingshot patented single point inflation system to get you out faster and easier.
UPDATED PROGRESSIVE STEERING:
Each kite comes with custom attachment points that enable the rider to tune bar pressure based on personal riding preference. This year we have refined them even more to create a smoother curve between settings.
LEGENDARY SLINGSHOT CONSTRUCTION - KITE:
Long lasting durability and performance by using only the latest new high tech materials in our LE, canopy, bladders and finish trim materials.
LOW PROFILE WING TIPS:
Proven to increase turning speed, while reducing drag and creating more efficiency.
LIFETIME RIDER SUPPORT HOTLINE:
Connect directly with our knowledgeable in house professional customer service department.
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We understand that when purchasing gifts, returns and exchanges can be necessary, which is why for the Holidays we are extending our Return Policy so that anything purchased as a gift this Holiday Season is eligible to be returned by the end of January. If you are not 100% satisfied with your product you may return it for a full refund, or exchange by the end of the month of January 2015.