The Fuel kite has a legacy for innovation dating back to 2001. Over time the Fuel kite has achieved a legendary status of being number one. We, at Slingshot, are very proud of this fact. We know our core Fuel riders; we know what they want and demand. Fuel riders worldwide, including our pro team, require an expert level of performance, uncompromising power and unmatched durability to achieve top level riding. These are the performance characteristics of the Slingshot Fuel. The Fuel is as unique as its riders. To ride a Fuel is the ultimate statement of power.
- Newly redesigned patented Slingshot Splitstrut bolt on technology.
- Onepump - the industrys original, proven and patented single point inflation system, now with NEW ergonomic Onepump nipple placement for less overall drag.
- Convertible 5 line or 4 line platform - 5 line for safety, launch assist and mastering new tricks. 4 line for ease of use and simplicity.
- Surf Tough Seams - contains tears in the canopy maintains repair costs to a minimum.
- Custom FUEL Injection - allows custom tuning on the wing tip for freestyle, wake and surf style riding.
- Splitstrut - inflated struts provide a rigid framework for kite stability, reduced weight and balanced performance.
- Triple reinforced strut seams - to support the flex in each strut we triple reinforced each strut seam for added durability.
- Newly redesigned 2007 5 line Profire bar - Active Stopper Ball equipped.
- Wave Grenade only deployable 5th line on the market no bow ties when your kite is in the surf.
- 5th line safety and launch - 5th line launch assist 5th line safety.
- Oneline TRIM - increased range, upwind performance and 100 depower.
- Legendary Slingshot construction - the most durable kite construction on the market today.
The industrys original, proven and patented single point inflation system, now with NEW ergonomic Onepump nipple placement for less overall drag.
CONVERTIBLE 5 LINE OR 4 LINE PLATFORM
5 line for safety, launch assist and mastering new tricks. 4 line for ease of use and simplicity.
SURF TOUGH SEAMS
Contains tears in the canopy maintains repair costs to a minimum.
CUSTOM FUEL INJECTION
Allows custom tuning on the wing tip for Freestyle, Wake and Surf style riding.
NEW ERGONOMIC ONEPUMP NIPPLE PLACEMENT
Less overall drag.
MARK CLOTH SCUFF GUARDS
Prevents wear and tear while your kite is parked on the sand.
MARK CLOTH REINFORCEMENT ON THE TRAILING EDGE
Increases durability and wear helps to reduce flutter.
28 PIECE SEGMENTED LE
Increased hoop strength offering the rider more stability in flight.
Newly redesigned patented Slingshot Splitstrut bolt on technology. Inflated struts provide a rigid framework for kite stability, reduced weight and balanced performance.
40MM-60MM SEAM OVERLAY
Prevents kite from jelly-fishing.
Unmatched durability on the most high-impact area of the kite.
STABILIZER WEAR BELTS
Prevents wear on the kite while handling it on the beach and reduces flutter.
MARK CLOTH RIPSTOP IN THE LE
Reduces repair costs by preventing tears from travelling to the LE.
CONTINUOUS LEADING EDGE
Reduced weight and increased wingtip rigidity; easy to travel with packability.
TRIPLE REINFORCED STRUT SEAMS
To support the flex in each strut we triple reinforced each strut seam for added durability.