Speed flying glider
The Skewer is speedflying glider launchable by foot. It was developed for pilots practising mountaineering, hike & fly adventures or pilots enjoying in speed adrenaline rides down the mountain. It also offers possibility of soaring in stronger winds, ground training and handling. Skewer is the only thing that will bring smile on your face in winter time!
 

 

Main features:

  • Speedflying glider launchable by foot
  • Nice wing inflation
  • Easy launch characteristics, with good takeoff lift (low launch speed)
  • Direct precise brake control
  • Pitch stability in turbulence
  • Adjustable trim speed for wide glide range (fast descent or good glide to the landing)
  • Good max glide (soaring, flying out to landing after downhill)
  • Nice landing characteristics with easy flaring

 

Technical data and sizes

  SKEWER 13 SKEWER 15
Number of cells 24 24
Projected area (m2) 11.2 12.9
Flat area (m2) 13 15
Projected span (m) 6 6.4
Flat span (m) 7.2 7.7
Projected Aspect Ratio 3 3
Flat aspect ratio 4 4
Glider weight (kg)    
In-flight weight range (kg)    
Certification LTF/EN / /

 

13
15

Technology:

  • BPI - Back Positioned Intake (wide speed range, stability, flare, easy inflation)
  • RLE - Rigid Leading Edge (easy inflation, increased glider performance)
  • 3 liner risers, with release trimer system
  • AB cascade for pitch stability
  • A,B,C perforated diagonals for compact but still light canopy

Package includes:

  • Speedflying glider SKEWER
  • Glider strap
  • Inner bag
  • Triple Seven T-shirt