R3 Designs

Specializing in watersport and commercial marine product design and innovation.

R3 Designs

Specializing in watersport and commercial marine product design and innovation.

Projects

Sidewinder

Total Trim Control with One Knob

Twist the Sidewinder to add power, bump or nudge to depower with hands-on control in even the most gusty or overpowered conditions. Micro or macro power adjustments to match the conditions! Quarter turns deliver 1cm of trim, five full rotations sheets in 21cm of direct 1:1 trim adjustment! Instantly depower your kite with with a swift downstroke motion on the knob or bump for incremental depower. With only one moving part, the simple open design allows rapid flushing of debris, easy inspection of all parts and simple maintenance if required. With your trim control always within reach, trim adjustment become intuitive and can be made while riding without needing to take your focus off the water ahead. Note: Sidewinder delivers 1:1 total trim adjustment of 21cm, or 42cm of traditional 2:1 cleated pulley line depower.

Groove Bar

Carbon Composite Bar

The Groove Bar’s carbon composite build delivers unparalleled strength while setting the new standard in lightweight bars. Ergonomically shaped for comfort, the under bar U channel houses the trim line and is easily flushed of all debris, ensuring smooth and reliable trim adjustment every time. Plush molded EVA grip with integrated bar floats deliver float, superior grip, and tangle free back lines. An added benefit of the plush EVA grip and Carbon Polymer bar is warmer on the hands than Aluminum tube bars for cold weather riding and the entire bar is built to float! Retracting bar end bungees keep your flying lines snug and secure during storage.

G Stop

On The Fly Stopper Adjustment

The easily adjusted, single handed, on-the-fly bar stopper! The Stick Shift’s ultra clean front line set-up offers up to 1.2 meters (3’9”) in sheeting range. Realize the full sheeting range of your kite by pushing the stopper out to your maximum reach. New riders can slide the stopper completely out to maximum throw for near total depower on SLE kites by simply just letting go of the bar. All styles of rider will appreciate the flexible stopper positioning for specific moves.

Partners

OEM Production

Each of our Projects can be individually licensed for your business’s needs. Where indicated on the above projects, many can be ordered directly as an OEM produced item complete with ‘a la carte’ options to customize and tailor the project to your branding and customer’s needs. Contact info@R3-Designs.com for more information.

Licensing

If your brand already has existing production facilities any one of our listed Projects can be individually licensed to allow you to control every stage of the production cycle. R3-Designs offers exclusive and nonexclusive licenses to each of its listed Projects. Contact info@R3-Designs.com for more information.

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