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AirDesign Rise 4
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The Rise 4 is a high-end EN-B wing. Nevertheless, we were able to make the flying characteristics well balanced and forgiving. With the Rise 4 you get a really comfortable wing in this kind of class.

For the Rise 4, we chose The Wow Effect and the #thermalmonkey. We really had this moment on the first flight. We were just amazed by the simplicity of the wing. Everything is just simple. And at same time it’s a performance monster. The glider is simply perfect!”

Stephan Stiegler

Designer

 

Construction & Features

The increase of performance was mainly achieved by a modified profile and refined inner structures.

We added some cells for more profile consistency and chose material optimized to get a light canopy resulting in a low glider weight. Still, passive safety is striking higher than you would expect in this class.

The trailing edge looks optically cleaned by adding a brake-raff system.

The new designed riser has got a B-C control which is effectively working throughout the whole speed range.

We also added to the accelerator RONSTAN ball-bearing pulleys for a soft feeling at the speed bar.

Technical Specs
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* 50-65kg is the standard payload, 65-72kg is an increased payload (both areas EN-B)

Material

Sail
• Top surface: DOKDO-20DMF(WR) 35 gr
• Bottom surface: Porcher Skytex 27 classic II
• Ribs: Dominico DOKDO-204432FM

Lines
• Top lines: Edelrid 8000/U-070, 090
• Middle lines: Edelrid 8000/U-130, 190
• Main lines: Edelrid 8000/U-190, 230, 280

Riser: 13mm Aramid
Maillons: 4.3mm JOO-TECH/Korea

Colors

Availability
2-6 weeks