Slingshot Sports Compstick Sentinel Control Bar - 2016

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Slingshot is upping the ante by adding a different setup to its arsenal than the previous model. The Slingshot Sports Compstick Sentinel Control Bar is an above-the-bar system that moves the depower strap from the waist-level position of the below-the-bar setup to the arms-reach location that some riders prefer.

The Sentinel uses the same control bar as the 2016 Guardian, but comes with a completely reworked chicken loop and safety release system and a molded below the bar Spin-to-Win mechanism that allows riders to untwist center-lines with ease.

The Compstick is offered in the universal 20” bar with 23 meter lines, which can be used with any kite size in the lineup. For more specialized riders, Slingshot also offers a 17” bar with 20 meter lines for small kites and a 23” bar with 27 meter lines for large kite. Slingshot’s internal-bungee kite leash has also been changed up with a shorter overall length and sturdier molded-metal carabiner clips for added strength.

Product Features

Above the Bar Moveable Trim Block Placing the trim block above the bar where many riders/prefer, as well as offering adjustability prior to riding

Sentinel Safety System: The safety release has been reworked from a pin to a clamp mechanism, which simplifies resetting the chicken loop assembly after it has been activated. Includes a re-sized chicken loop and a molded donkey dik assembly

Spin-To-Win/Kind Rewind Untwist Mechanism: This rotating component connects directly to the Sentinel safety system and lets riders untwist lines with ease after tricks and kiteloops

Redesigned EVA Grip: All new non-slip texturing couple with an ergonomic design to reduce hand fatigue in all conditions

Padded Bar Ends With Bungee Line-Keepers: Preventing board dings an injuries, and helps to keep your bar and lines organized while not in use

Auto-Spin Swivel: Rotating component untwists center lines and helps ensure proper safety function at all times

Improved Float Storage: Reengineered to fold easily for storing

Dual Oh-Shit Handles: Signature redundant slingshot safety

Precision Cut 800 LB Flying LInes: 800 lb precision cut flying lines. Slingshot's lines are 60% stronger than the 500 lb flying lines the competition uses

Redesigned Leash and Molded Metal Carabiner: Upgraded with a shorts overall length and sturdier molded metal carabiner clips for added strength


17" bar x 20m lines

20" bar x 23m lines

23" bar x 27m lines


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