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Ozone Edge 2013 Kites

 

Ozone Edge 2013 Kites

 

Ozone Edge 2013 Kites

Ozone Edge 2013 Kites

Ozone Edge 2013 Kites

 

Available as Kite Only (including drawstring bag) or Complete with: 

Ozone Edge 2013 Kite:
Kite complete with pre-stretched bridles.

Ozone Edge 2013 Power Kite

Dyneema Flying Lines:
Pre-stretched flying lines for ultimate performance and lowest stretch. Colour-coded for safety and ease of use.

Ozone Flying Lines

Ozone Kite Pump:
Complete with aluminium shaft.

Ozone Kite Pump

Ozone Edge 2013 Depower Control Bar with safety system:
Depower control bar with safety system, cleat adjustment and chickenloop.

Ozone Edge Depower Control Bar with Safety System

Ozone Edge Race Team Video:

 

Ozone Edge Designer Video:

 

Ozone Inflate / Deflate Valve Video:

 

 

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Description

The Ozone Edge 2013 is the top of the line when it comes to performance; if you like to go fast and boost massive classic style airs this kite is all about you.

 

The new Ozone Edge has been refined and improved into the ultimate performance machine, with superior upwind and downwind abilities and extreme lift for mega boosting. Whether you want to blitz the competition in racing or boost ridiculous air, the Ozone Edge 2013 delivers.

 

The sleek low drag planform combined with high power airfoil section results in a kite that is fast, powerful and dynamic. The addition of our new low drag Aramid bridle lines takes the Edge one step further and gives it a turbo charged feel. The power the Edge generates and delivers is unmatched.

 

If you like to send it for big air and hang time the Edge packs an awesome punch, putting you higher and for longer than you can imagine. The speed and power are easily converted into height, and its high performance airfoil gives you plenty of fl oat which extends your air time. If you like going really big, then hit a small wave at full speed, send it at the same time and Ozone guarantee you will be higher than you have ever been!


The Edge is not only a freeride performance machine. In the Race scene it has more than proven its pedigree, consistently helping riders take the top three steps of Championship podiums all over the world. Results speak for
themselves and the Edge has more than any other ‘race kite’.

 

The beauty of the Edge is that anyone can enjoy its performance, not just racers. It is a great light wind kite on a twin tip because of its amazing power generation. You can frequently ride the 9m while other riders are struggling with 12m kites, and as soon as the wind picks up you then have a boost machine!

 

The Edge high aspect ratio and thin section helps it slice through the air allowing for outstanding upwind performance and speed. Smooth and progressive feel in the bar with direct precise handling adds up to the ultimate ride for anyone performance driven.

 

Smooth and progressive feel in the bar with direct precise handling adds up to the ultimate ride for anyone performance driven.

 

This is Ozone's high performer designed to let you rip fast and send you high, the Ozone Edge has a high aspect ratio and super thin leading edge and struts making it very fast and with amazing hangtime. The Ozone Edge also keeps the familiar feel of previous versions with good unhooked ability, great in the gusts and a big wind range. This kite is for the focused kitesurfer.

 

High aspect ratio 4-line flat kite with One-Pump and 5 struts!

 

The Ozone Edge has a more powerful, smoother and progressive feel than ever before. The Ozone's "Sweet Spot" is now much wider! The bar pressure gives better feedback to the rider and the de-power trim strap is more effective without sacrificing feel or handling when engaged.

 

The Ozone Edge is an aptly named kite, for riders that like riding hard on the rail and at the edge of their limits. This higher aspect wing is not only fast, it develops a tremendous amount of energy. It’s up to you to choose where to direct that power, keep it in front of you and speed records are likely to break, send it vertical and you just might lose your stomach.

 

Be warned though, this kite is for advanced and expert riders that are looking for a quick kite with incredible lift and hang-time. The high aspect ratio plan form of the Ozone Edge, the 5 narrow diameter struts and progressive leading edge gives the Edge its higher performance characteristics.

 

These design features make for a faster, more aerodynamic kite which gives the Ozone Edge more POWER. This power can be utilized to create direct-line speed or massive lift.

 

The Ozone Edge will change the definition of getting air easy. As the Ozone C4 is a superb all-round, freestyle, free-ride kite, the Edge adds even more! It does everything you do on the C4 yet twice as fast, twice as high and twice as long! Speed, hang-time and height are the keywords for this design.

 

The Ozone Edge’s design keeps within the feel of the Ozone family, with its gust control and huge wind range yet it has the potential to take the rider to the next level and beyond. With the ability to spend more time in the air the rider will have more time to master tricks, hooked in or unhooked. For those interested in full on speed, the Edge will see you reaching that 50 knot barrier.

 

To achieve maximum performance from the kite, the Edge utilizes individual strut inflation, to maintain optimum pressure in the canopy. The tiny volume of the struts and the self seal valves mean for very fast pumping times and ensures the Edge performs as designed.

 

Ozone Edge Optional Race Control System:

For committed racers, the new Race Control System allows the Edge to be trimmed on the fly while fully powered and in position. The double pulley design enables easy micro power control and adjustment allowing you to hold your line at all times.

 

Ozone Edge Race Control System

 

Utilising top of the line components and materials the Race Control System is smooth and reliable on the course. Incorporating a double pulley system offers minute trimming on the go, allowing the racer to hike out maintaining maximum power against the fins.

 

Added benefits on the Race Control System include Ozone's proven Flag Out Safety System with the Megatron Quick Release Chicken loop, offering simple flag out release of the kite. The release exceeds all Kitesurf loading and release EU NORM safety standards.

 

Ozone Edge Race Control System

 

The Race Control System bar sizes are available in 45cm, 50cm and 55cm as bar only (no lines).

 

Outlined below are some of the very important design features:

 

  • New 5 strut construction for weight savings & increased canopy flex
  • New high volume inflate/deflate valve for quicker setup and pack down
  • One-Pump system for quick and easy setup
  • 4-Line Pulleyless System - simplicity reduces set up time and eliminates checking your lines twice. Pulley-less equals a more direct to kite feel and no parts to worry about getting jammed with sand or wearing out
  • Insane upwind and downwind abilities
  • Extreme hang-time and lift
  • Teijin Techno Force sail material
  • Comparable feeling throughout the size range
  • New planform which helps relaunching and self launch
  • Tip struts moved towards centre reducing sail flutter and increasing turning speed
  • Light weight aerodynamic leading edge scuff pads
  • Refined tip shape for precise, intuitive handling for faster turning providing a more constant pressure throughout the Depower range.
  • Multiple settings for handling heavier bar pressure and slower handling and lighter bar pressure and faster handling respectively
  • Increased leading edge and strut volume for better floatation, relaunch and rigidity
  • New aerofoil sections designed to give more performance whilst reducing drag making the kite faster and smoother in the air
  • Easy relaunch – just turn the bar
  • Total Depower – From Full Power to No Power
  • Predictable and easy handling
  • Huge wind-range >> Low end and High end
  • Points high into the wind >>
  • Bar design with stainless steel insert and integrated flag out safety
  • Refined control system - below the bar 100% depower safety system allows the bar to spin without twisting up your leash.
  • Innovative high grade stainless Power Bracket, allowing for flawless flag-out safety system
  • Stopper Ball for flag out safety system
  • Exceptional build quality and attention to detail

 

Materials:

 

  • Main Sail - For the main body of the sail, Ozone use Tejin Nylon Rip-stop. Not the cheapest material option but by far the best material available in the industry.
  • LE and Struts - For the leading edge and struts we have chosen Dimension Polyant Dacron, also the leading Dacron manufacturer in the World. The structural part of a tube kite takes unbelievable amounts of stress and its imperative that a quality cloth is used otherwise the kites characteristics will change.
  • Bladders - We use the leading PU material for all our bladders and we are meticulous with their production to ensure you have a bladder that will not fail during normal use. Bladders can be a kiter’s worst nightmare; it was ours before we started making our own LEI’s! We use the finest valve machine available to electrically join the valves to the leading edge and struts.
  • Flying Lines - New for all 2013 kites, land and water is a new Dyneema line that is thinner and also stiffer due to a better coating technique. The thinner lines still retain the 300kg breaking strain so we have gained performance thanks to less parasitic drag as the lines fly through the air. The stiffer lines are also a lot easier to handle and do not tangle easily making your rigging time hassle free.

Features:

 

  • Aerodynamic Leading edge scuff pads - therefore keeping weight off the leading edge which is very important for better performing kites
  • Narrow optimally designed diameter leading edge tube and struts - strong structure and less “parasitic drag” as kite cuts through the air.
  • New Tip Shape for a faster turn and to also give a more constant pressure throughout the D-Power range
  • Direct Line to Kite feel – no pulleys in Kite or bar
  • 2:1 depower trim strap which gives each model a constant feel from normal trim to full depower using the smooth clamcleat Trimmer Strap. 3-way rings made in highest grade 316 Stainless
  • New 2013 Stopper ball for the safety flag out line so that the bar does not shoot up the lines to far when emergency final safety release is activated. (span width of kite)
  • The Worlds finest material selection - no compromise, giving you peace of mind in buying into a quality manufactured product that will last
  • Unique bladder construction with double layer sections in wear areas - no failures
  • Leading industry service and support, if you have a problem - Ozone will deal with it
  • The Ozone Edge is a dream to re-launch, just turn the bar fully to one side and the kite rolls over onto its tip. The rider can either re-launch immediately with the kite downwind and de-powered or allow the kite to work its way to the edge of the wind window, allowing for a stress free re-launch
  • Continuous smooth radius wingtip perfected in shape to increase turning speed and aid re-launch yet perfected in size to ensure the kite is balanced to stop any stall possibilities

Sizes: 7, 9, 11, 13, 15 and 17m

 

For 10 to 25 knots a rider of the following weight range should use the following size kite:

45-60kg 7m
60-70kg 9m
70-85 kg 11m
80-95kg 13m

 

To ride in more than 25 knots, it’s best to step down one size.

 

Ozone Edge Kites



Who is this kite designed for: The Ozone Edge 2013 is a kite for intermediate to experts. If you are a proficient rider with the skills for big hangtime and high speeds, this performance kite is for you not forgetting all the safety systems you come to expect from Ozone to keep it user friendly!

 

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Specs

Ozone Instinct Light XC Span Lines

Span Lines: Whilst designing the original Instinct in 2005, Ozone noticed the problem that all flat kites suffer if they are allowed onto their back when crashed onto the water.

In this situation all BOW/SLE/Hybrid/Flat kites will invert if the rider, particularly a beginner does not keep tension on the back lines by pulling the bar in once the kite has crashed. To us this wasn’t acceptable so we added what we call span lines.

 

Span lines do not hold any tension when the kite is in-flight. It does not add stability like many thought, it merely stops the instincts from being able to flatten out. If you are an above average rider you do not need the span lines and that is why we have only attached them with a larks foot knot. We recommend that you leave them attached as supplied from the factory.

 



Ozone Instinct Light XC Span LinesAnti-Scuff Pads: Keeping the leading edge ultra light but at the same time protecting the structural stitching, these Dacron anti scuff pads ensure that the leading edge stitching remains intact when the kite is dragged along the ground during self launch or landing. A light weight leading edge is the key to an aerodynamic kite’s performance. No battens and no lumpy, drag inefficient heavy scuff pads ensure this. Battens also weaken the cloth as its more weight in the wrong place flapping and stretching the material around the batten ends - far from ideal.


New Planform and Tip Shape: The tip has been designed with water relaunch and turning speed in mind, it is more swept and the Y bridle configuration ensures the power from the back lines is applied to the correct part of the tip during the turn to keep the power constant and direct. The turn is initiated at the bottom of the tip, creating a faster reaction time, then, as the kite moves through the turn, the power is smoothed out and comes from further up the tip until it reaches the top of the bridle. No pulleys here mean DIRECT TIP STEERING.

 

 

New Strut Ends: Chamfered strut tips. The tips of the strut on the Instinct have been swept to a more aerodynamic shape, improving the airflow release and also eliminating the chances of the lines catching on the tip during launch or relaunch.

 

 

Anti Line Catcher > LE Tip: For the 2012 models Ozone have added a simple anti-line catcher to the tip ends that help ensure lines roll of the end of the leading edge to avoid line hang-ups which can create an un-safe launch situation. You will notice that we have designed this simple yet effective anti-line catcher with webbing but with a solid insert so it actually works. Other companies just add webbing which still allow the kite lines to get caught between the sail and the leading edge tube.

 



Ultra Thin Struts:
The thinner the strut the faster the kite and the less performance is lost from disturbed airflow. These struts have been reduced to the minimum possible size without compromising structural stability.

 

 

High Quality Workmanship: The Ozone team have over 15 years of paragliding design and manufacturing experience which results in amazing craftsmanship and stress management, accurate stitching only where necessary. Self Rescue handles, Anti scuff pads and Strut base reinforcement are all visible here.

 

Bullet Proof Construction: Reinforced bridle points and anti scuff pads. Extra material is placed inside the leading edge for bombproof attachment points.

The scuff pad stitching is not structural; it only holds the pad in place, all the structural stitching is beneath the scuff pad.

 

Bar Pressure Settings: Multiple settings for handling - with heavier bar pressure and slower handling and lighter bar pressure and faster handling respectively.

 

 


 

Bladders: The bladders on all instincts are made from the highest grade of PU with double layers of PU at both ends of the struts. This extra layer adds protection in the right area and is one of the reasons Ozone bladders are leading the industry.

 

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Depower Control Bar

Ozone Edge Contact Control Bar System:

 

Ozone Edge Control Chicken Loop 2009 09 Bar System

 

Features:

 

  • Below the bar 100% flag out system.
  • Ergonomic spinning handle – no more tangled power lines
  • One handed effortless & intuitive re-load for the D-Power-Loop
  • Large smooth release handle – easy to locate
  • Expert Leash attachment ring on Molded D-Power-loop for Experts to leash to for tangle-free un-hooked riding
  • New 2012 cleaner trim system design with Ozone'sindustry leading specialist wear proof D-Power Line >> No more replacing your D-Power line every month!
  • Wide Mouth – D-Power Loop – Super easy for hooking in and out
  • Ergonomic Central Bar insert – For effortless unhooked re-loading
  • Swiveling D-Power Loop lock in finger – Easy to move out the way when riding unhooked
  • 4-line simplicity - 2x 500kg power lines, 2x 300kg steering lines
  • New bar with composite bar ends with embedded foam make it easy on your fingers
  • New plastic injection clearly colour coded bar ends
  • New alloy bar insert - reducing friction
  • Elastic line fasteners to keep your lines tidy
  • Composite compression molded bar ends positively tested to 350kg easy on the body when it goes wrong
  • Conical Polished stainless steel insert top and bottom to reduce line wear and friction
  • Foam leader line floats to protect your hands and to keep the bar floating
  • Back line Trimmers – adjust your back lines with ease and choose your preferred setting
  • Trimmer buckle for customised bar pressure
  • Clamcleat Trimmer – Effortless to use for extra depower or when riding unhooked
  • Increased clam cleat trimmer travel
  • New refined release handle - reducing accidental release
  • Flag-Out Handle on front power line – used to flag out the kite in an emergency or for self landing

No compromise for your safety.

 

Contact Control Bar Sizes:

7m: 45cm Contact Control Bar
9m, 11m,: 50cm Contact Control Bar

13m, 15m, 17m: 54cm Contact Control Bar

 

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Reviews

The Ozone Instinct Edge is for riders who want hangtime! Colin Phillips

Despite the light winds the Ozone Instinct 13m Edge got my muscular (pie-sized) frame up and riding and staying upwind while other riders were on 16 and 18m kites. The kites performed well, pulling all the way to the edge of the wind window. Complete with impressive turning rate.

Redirect the Ozone Instinct Edge and you are airborne! Although not arm-wrenching lift-offs, the hangtime is impressive!

 

As you would expect from Ozone - top quality build, reinforcements in all the right places with the Ozone Instinct Edge having the standard non-return valves.

 

The new control system is similar to last years with the addition of trimmable brake lines. For previous Instinct owners they can use their current bar systems on these new kites.

 

The OZONE INSTINCT EDGE is for riders who want hangtime, a fast responsive kite and huge windrange, with low end grunt.

 

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