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Control bar with greatest range of depower trim?

Postby tanre » Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:12 pm

Hi all, I am looking for a control bar that has the most amount of range depower on the trim system while keeping it above the bar and preferably a strap system, not a cleat.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

This is not the amount of throw the bar has; just a large depower range on the trim.

Currently, the North bars have been suggested. Thank you.

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Re: Control bar with greatest range of depower trim?

Postby Laughingman » Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:18 pm

The epic pull/pull has a surprising amount of adjustment. I put that on one of my wife's bar so that I could remove throw (so she could easily reach the bar) but still give her the same amount of depower.

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Re: Control bar with greatest range of depower trim?

Postby whabbits » Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:35 pm

Hands down the largest depower trim is the Ocean Rodeo Freeride bar. It also has the largest potential throw on the market, as you could move the stopper up to 3m up the rigging.

Most below the bar systems will see a reduced maximum sheet out potential when depowered.

Generally I prefer above the bar depower for myself. I've not noticed a difference in maximum depower length from one above the bar to another.

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