> What does North Sails have planned for the comming year, I have seen the IQ
> 99 on their web site, but what's up with the other sails. I have heard
> The Spectro is being replaced the Zoom.
> The Convertigo is gone.
> The Zeta? is being replaced by the Voodoo.
> The Volcano is their new RAF sail.
> Can any one verify any of this information?
IQ -- X Cam Race
Zoom -- 3 Cam Freeride Race, replaces Spectro
Pyro -- 2(?) Cam Freeride Slalom and erly planning.
Sting -- No Cam Freeride Sail, slalom oriented
Volcano -- Freestyle and b&j sail, no cams, 5 battens.
Volcano King -- Extremely light, pure Freestyle sail, 4 battens.
Rave -- Onshore / power wave sail, 5 battens, of course no cams.
Vodoo -- sideshore, flat wave sail . 5 (if i remember right) battens,
replaces Zeta (or, imho, is a renamed and developed Zeta. Seems to be a
when everybody renames the sails again)
The Convertigo is obviousely replaced by Rave, Volcano and Sting
in it's different niches. Kind of sensible since the cam is useless
most of the time anyway (i have one so i know what i'm talking. Good
sail btw nevertheless).
The sails i saw yet (Vodoo, Rave, Volcano) look nice and solid, no
experience on the water yet (but Marcos Perez won the Wave Performance
World Championships, using Raves for the most part, Vidar Jensen
on Vodoos 4th, Josh Angulo on Ezzys 2nd and Lars Petersen on Pydes 3rd,
all those sails looked good are obviousely adequat for good
as were most other sails used there. No reason to scream "You need
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