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Lynx

EN/LTF-C

Para aventureiros solitários ou gurus XC, o LYNX oferece o melhor rendimento no tamanho de uma única mordida.

  • Strong shark nose
  • Progressive stability
  • Cord cut billow (CCB)
  • Maximised unsupported cells
  • Post C-band
  • Weight-optimised ribs
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Size

21 23 25 27
S M ML L

Especificações

  S M ML L
Linear scaling factor 0.96 1 1.04 1.08
Projected area (m²) 17.7 19.2 20.8 22.4
Flat area (m²) 21.2 23 24.9 26.8
Glider weight (kg) 3.6 3.9 4.2 4.5
Total line length (m) 225 244 264 285
Height (m) 7.1 7.6 7.9 8.2
Number of main lines (A/B/C) 3/3/4
Cells 60
Flat aspect ratio 6.8
Projected aspect ratio 4.9
Root chord (m) 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
Flat span (m) 12 12.5 13 13.5
Projected span (m) 9.3 9.7 10 10.4
Trim speed (km/h) 40
Top speed (km/h) 57
Min sink (m/s) 1
Best glide 11
In-flight weight range (kg) 60-80 75-95 90-110 105-123
Certification EN/LTF-C

Descrição

Baseado no CURE, o LYNX é um predador XC aerodinâmico e completo. Sua refinada simplicidade o faz mais rápido, mais leve, mais elegante e competitivo, a mesmo tempo que sua homologação EN-C oferece segurança para pilotos experientes.

O LYNX possui os novos tirante BGD LITE que usa tiras de 13mm formadas por três cabos e um sistema de acelerador otimizado para performance. Com o novo set de linhas de competição Edelrid Magix pro 8000U e tecido leve Skytex 32g/m² com reforço lateral da Porcher Sport, o LYNX está na vanguarda do esporte. Ele é habilidoso, ágil e te levará ao topo da cadeia alimentar.

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Características do desenho

Strong shark nose

An ultra aggressive shark nose optimises stability at all speeds. Not all sharks are created equal and BGD’s shark noses are very aggressive, maximising the effects of the technology.

Progressive stability

Progressive stability has been designed into all our gliders to help pilots feel turbulence and avoid it. This makes for safer and more comfortable flying.

Cord cut billow (CCB)

Cord Cut Billow technology has been developed to improve the form friction, glider stability and overall performance of our paragliders. Two seams run chord-wise across the top panels of the leading edge to accommodate the panel ballooning that happens when the wing is inflated. Up to five centimetres of excess material is created on the sides of an inflated flat panel bending over a wing profile. Cord Cut Billow technology absorbs the material with a 3D panel resulting in fewer ripples and improved rib profile shape and stability.

Optimised line layout

Over the years we have perfected our system of optimising the line layout of our wings. We use numerous equations, software, and the plain old guess-and-check method to build our line layouts. The result is simple: fewer lines making stronger, faster gliders.

Snap Locks

Snap Locks are lightweight, compact attachments that effortlessly connect the brakes to the risers. A small focused magnet inside the catch and an internal locking system hold the handle in place, releasing only if the handles are pulled down towards the pilot. This unique design feature means the handles don’t fall off while kiting, packing, or performing manoeuvres. The Snap Lock system solves many of the problems associated with press-studs and magnets.

Leading edge mini-ribs

Situated along the leading edge are reinforced mini-ribs, designed to help produce a rock-solid profile while on speed bar.

Eyes wide-open safety

Gliders that talk are safer. Safer gliders make pilots perform better. Better performing pilots fly further. Further flying pilots are happier pilots. Eyes Wide-open Safety produces happier pilots.

Maximised unsupported cells

Optimised unsupported cell groups are designed to match the span-wise load distribution influenced by the line layout. Coupled with a strong internal structure, the line layouts that create more span-wise tension can support more unsupported cells. While maintaining a homogenous wing, this helps to minimise line consumption reducing drag thus improving performance.

Post C-band

We have added a Post-C band running along the top surface which seamlessly moves down to the bottom surface at the tip, connecting directly to the last line cascade. Instead of putting heavy plastic rods above the C lines we use this band to counter the common flip-up ripple caused when applying a little brake. The problem with paragliders is when a little brake is applied the cupping of the trailing edge creates lift which often buckles the profile near the Cs. We have solved this problem with the Post-C Band, an eloquent, lightweight, clean and volume reducing solution.

Weight-optimised ribs

We have maintained the strength and rigidity of the ribs while removing unnecessary material. This means less weight for no increase in cost or reduction in strength of the wing. The hole positioning and size depends on the loads taken locally by the sail, and it is thanks to recent developments in our software that it is now possible to accurately calculate this.

Alvo

É uma missão selvagem, voar por dias longe da humanidade, tomando suas próprias decisões, imerso na natureza e trabalhando com os elementos para flutuar através da paisagem usando a força do ar. Se você está em uma jornada solitária de auto-conhecimento, ou sendo observado silenciosamente por milhares, o Lynx é para atletas dedicados e pilotos experientes que querem sair na natureza e viver as emoções de uma aventura aérea em primeira mão.


Notas do projetista

Você é o piloto intransigente que está sempre na montanha com sol ou chuva, ou você escolhe os seus dias? Sua rampa parece o green de um campo de golfe ou a superfície de Marte? Uma vela pode não ser perfeita para tudo, por isso eu projetei a coleção BGD LITE para pilotos que querem menos peso e melhor portabilidade, com um rendimento adicional.

Projetar o parapente de maior rendimento na categoria Sport da coleção BGD LITE foi intrigante, desafiador e gratificante, uma vez que as melhorias são claras. Foi originalmente desenhado para o Red Bull X-Alps, mas rapidamente evoluiu para um parapente mais versátil. Comecei com a plataforma do CURE e voltei a trabalhar quase do zero, simplificando, recalculando e adicionando os materiais mais recentes. Toda a gama BGD segue essa filosofia de projetos e a coleção BGD LITE apenas a força um pouco mais.

Flying Level / Style

Embalagem inclui

BGD T-shirt / USB stick with manuals / BGD stickers / Parapente / Mochila / Saco do velame / Saco dos tirantes / Fita de compressão

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