Shinn Foil Model Mega K Carbon
Born from the desire for a truly multi-functional wing the Mega K sees a massive performance increase thanks to our new hi-modulus carbon S20.1 stabiliser. Taking on board the lessons learnt during the development of the K2 foil this new stabiliser improves on speed range and pitch stability whilst carving like you can’t believe.
With more than 2 years R and D and over 30 prototypes made it would be fair to say the quest to find the perfect carbon mast was a little more complicated than it first appeared. Not content with simply building a “black foil” we’ve held back from releasing anything until every box was ticked.
Why are carbon foils special? Stiffness, stiffness and more stiffness (plus a little less weight). During foiling the rider is up to 1 metre above the foil, it’s long distance control, 1cm of flex at wing level is magnified by a factor of X to where you stand – imagine trying to push a button with a 1m long flexible stick or driving a car with flat tyres, each control input you make is magnified and delayed causing instability and even the most talented riders to wobble. If your serious about foiling and want to raise your game to the next level carbon is the only way forwards.
Built using our proprietary hi-modulus, multi-axial carbon sandwich construction and featuring an innovative new Hollow-Tech integrated mounting plate with fast mount slide on/off fasteners. This foil uses a dedicated fuselage but is compatible with all existing Shinn wings and stabilisers.
Strapless, Waves, Transitions and Extreme Light Wind
Hi-Modulus Carbon Wings
Medium/low aspect wing - 1200 cm 2 with down-turned winglet Stabiliser – S20.1
Amazing Speed Range
Take off around 8kph with top speeds >40 kph
Multiple Mast Lengths
Available with 60cm, 75cm, 90cm and 110cm
Hollow-Tech Mounting plate
This integrated plate Increases rigidity and decreases weight
Multi-axial, multi layered, hi-modulus carbon construction
Increased speed, increased stiffness and increased control
Compatible and Easy
Fast and easy foil attachment to any board (165 x 90 bolt spacings) with either M6 or M8 hardware
Fuselage compatibility with all other Shinn wings and stabilisers
Fast and Versatile Carbon Hydrofoil
Faster, Stiffer, More Stable