Escape V7

Article number: VKPL45 Freestyle | Freeride
If you are looking for an intuitive, direct and predictable kite with a super responsive feeling, the Escape V7 is the kite for you! Built for explosive performances, stable handling, and a direct feel. It maintains its unique open C-shape and 4 strut design, which makes its potential come alive in the air. Boosting kiteloops or progressing on your tricks, this kite enables any rider to boost their confidence!
sizes
  • 5m
  • 7m
  • 15m
Entry
Freestyle
Airtime
Wave
Upwind
Windrange
Tech Specs Escape V7
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Short pulley-less bridle
Power kept in check
Short pulley-less bridle Short pulley-less bridle
Solid bar feel and direct kite feedback are necessary to ensure maximum control no matter the conditions, especially if your trick of choice is a megaloop or handle-pass. All the power generated by the Escape V7 is kept in close control by a short, pulley-less bridle that makes the kite highly responsive and very precise.
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Different settings for different feel
Tweak your setting on the kite to suit your personal preferred bar feel.
Different settings for different feel Different settings for different feel
All PLKB kites comes with adjustable settings on the kite. This ensures that no matter the wind power or water conditions, your kite will be responsive and always there to make you have a good time! To change the settings is super easy, just detach the pigtail and reattach it to have more or less power.
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Shape designed for boosting
4-strut, open C-shape design and clean middle section to boost bigger, pop harder and float longer.
Shape designed for boosting Shape designed for boosting
The seventh generation Escape remains defiantly different in its 4-strut, open C-shape design. The kites large middle section provides the grunt and boost you need to throw even the most radical moves. At the same time, the deep profile maintains the kites upwind ability to help you stay in the competition box or close to your beer cooler. Squared wingtips For quick turning, solid bar feel, grunt and lift through the turns.
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Specially shaped panel layout
Triangular segments to improve airflow
Specially shaped panel layout Specially shaped panel layout
If you look closely at the leading edge you will see some triangles. These multiple triangular shaped segments create a smooth and clean transition between leading edge and canopy. These segments improve the airflow and results in better overall performance. Also, the triangular segments make it so that the leading edge does not twist and turn. By preventing creasing, stability and flow are increased.
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Adjustable pigtails
Always keep your kite healthy
Adjustable pigtails Adjustable pigtails
If you’re an avid kiteboarder, or you try tricks on tricks on tricks, or you only kite in 25+ knots, then this is very useful information for you. The kite’s pigtails are adjustable in length to counter the negative effects of potential line stretch. It’s so simple to change that pigtails that you will be able to do it wherever you are, and be out to kite again in no time.
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Fit all valve
Pumping made easy
Fit all valve Fit all valve
All our kites are equipped with a ‘fit-all-valve’ for easy inflation. The bayonet fitting fits all pumps and the large valve opening makes inflation a breeze. You won’t have to spend hours and hours pumping your kites anymore, and will be able to ride in the perfect wind in no time.
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Double stitched multi segment Leading Edge
Extra smooth, extra stiff Leading Edge shape with the bonus of added durability.
Double stitched multi segment Leading Edge Double stitched multi segment Leading Edge
Multiple reinforcements improve the durability. The leading edge and struts are built with the most durable Dacron. The leading edge has been reinforced along the entire seam to protect it from getting damaged when crashing or getting a pounding in the waves, making it hands down one of the toughest kites on the market.
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Clean leading edge
For extra reinforcement
Clean leading edge Clean leading edge
We wanted to make sure that the leading edge would be able to sustain even the hardest of crashes from 10+ meters so that trying all tricks would not result in a split leading edge. All the bridle attachment points are reinforced with Dacron patches that are stitched on the inside of the leading edge. Jump higher and higher without worrying about breaking the leading edge apart!
Size range