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Author Topic: Sails for sale?  (Read 4473 times)
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« on: September 19, 2013, 09:23 PM »

 Please forgive this stupid question please..
I was wondering why sell just the sail, why take the spars out of the kite? Huh
Like I said please forgive the stupid question.. Roll Eyes
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« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2013, 10:02 PM »

Perhaps the spars were re-purposed into a new sail?  Or maybe the spars suffered from spontaneous deceleration syndrome?

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« Reply #2 on: September 19, 2013, 10:24 PM »

A sail is easy to ship to Europe or Asia!


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« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2013, 04:59 AM »

Some people might have gotten a deal on a skin to build up as project...some time teams would get extra skins as spares....

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« Reply #4 on: September 20, 2013, 11:03 PM »

We offer a "sail only" option for our Revolution kites because many people have purchased extra frames for their standard model and only need a "vented sail" to fill out their quiver of Revs.  They use the same lines/handles/DVD and frames so there is no need to re-purchase all the same gear again.


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« Reply #5 on: September 22, 2013, 11:50 PM »

As per above post....also see here:
Also I have used frames from one kite for another`s one for ya...
Wanting a 2 wrap frame in a Rev 1, I used the frame(s) from a couple of Spectra Edge SUL`s as I was going to reframe the Spectra`s.
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