All kite surfing kites use angle of attack adjustment (the forward angle of the kite in relation to the wind) to provide depower. The actual amount of depower is dependent on the type of kite.
The kite is permanently attached to the riders harness and the depower system is operated by pushing or pulling on the control bar, giving the kite a significantly greater wind range.
This depower system allows the rider to tune the kite power and turn it on or off in an instant to maintain total safety and control whilst riding.
All modern control systems feature safety release systems, allowing the power to be instantly switched off whilst still maintaining kite connection via a safety leash.
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