HANTUᴵᴵᴵ

Size
Colour
Black/Yellow
Black/Red/SkyBlue
Petrol/Yellow
Shape: Hybrid C
Sizes: 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
Suited For: Freestyle • Big-Air • Looping • Wakestyle • Surf
Skill Level: Intermediate to Pro

THE HANTUᴵᴵᴵ HAS ARRIVED! THE REFINED MASTER OF STYLES.

Engineered with freestyle riders in mind, the Hantuᴵᴵᴵ offers a crisp, connected, and lively feel — precision performance for Masters of Style. 

Designed to accelerate your progression however you ride, the Hantuᴵᴵᴵ is a versatile 3-strut hybrid that offers it all: powerful precision, direct response, explosive lift, long hang time, smooth glide, quick turning, massive range, ultra-stability, effortless relaunch, and a world-class no-stall design.

Suited for intermediate to pro kiters, the Hantuᴵᴵᴵ will boost you to the moon, help you throw unhooked tricks with ease, slay rails and kickers, turn spectator’s heads with gigantic megaloops, and drop jaws with floaty, old-school board-offs.  Tremendously versatile, the Hantuᴵᴵᴵ features two modes of setup:

Freestyle Mode — Featuring light bar pressure, tight turns, maximum depower, smooth power development, and high steering sensitivity.

Wakestyle Mode — Featuring medium bar pressure, increased kite feedback, aggressive kite loops, maximum pop, less depower, and less pull unhooked.

Offering a consistent and smooth pull, the 4-line Hantuᴵᴵᴵ delivers user-friendly handling, adjustable bar pressure, huge depower.  For wakestyle warriors, this kite delivers the coveted “moment of slack” — a short delay in power after loading and popping off the water — which makes handlepassing easier than ever.

Utilizing hassle-free block pulleys on the bridle, the lightweight Hantuᴵᴵᴵ also features a new Dual Inflation & Deflation Valve plus a wide-mouth wingtip dump valve for quick and easy setup and breakdown. 

Better yet, the Hantuᴵᴵᴵ offers excellent upwind reach and low-wind performance, and is guaranteed to expedite your progression.  Engineered and constructed to the industry’s highest standards, what sets this kite apart is that it performs on par with the best of the best — but without the inflated cost.  No matter your style, the Hantuᴵᴵᴵ will pave the way to becoming a Master of Style. 

RIDER PROFILE: The Hantuᴵᴵᴵ is ideal for riders of all types. Hooked-in & unhooked freestyle, big-air, air-style , kite loops, megaloops, powered wave riding and freeride.

RANGE OF USE

WIND RANGE

KITE SIZE WIND RANGE (KN)
5 23-40+
6 21-40+
7 19-39
8 18-39
9 16-35
10 14-31
11 13-28
12 12-26

Chart is based on a 75KG rider. This is a guide only. Skill level, conditions, board type, riders weight can effect the wind range.

SIGNATURE KITE FEATURES + TECHNOLOGY

SBS 101 DOUBLE RIPSTOP CANOPY MATERIAL
Twice the rip-stop for next-level performance and durability.

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CHALLENGE DK160 DACRON
Strong, stable, lightweight and durable, our DK160 Dacron from Challenge Sailcloth (USA) features industry-leading technology designed specifically for ZIAN.

SCUFF PROTECTION
All areas vulnerable to stress and scuff are reinforced with 420 D STPU material for maximum protection.

DOUBLE CANOPY AREAS
Double layer of ripstop in key high-stress areas for enhanced integrity and longevity of the canopy.

ULTRA-REINFORCED LINE ATTACHMENTS
Stitched and reinforced like crazy to ensure a fail-safe construction.

INSIGNIA TAPE ON CLOSING SEAM
Insignia tape on every closing seam ensures a resolute bond of materials.

LEADING EDGE CLOSING SEAM
Taped and triple stitched, ZIAN’s leading edges feature state-of-the-art construction.

SUPER STRUTS
Engineered into the leading edge with serious reinforcement, ZIAN’s Super Struts provide distortion-free canopy support.

0.10mm TPU BLADDERS
Simply the toughest, highest-quality bladder on the market.

ONE-PUMP SYSTEM
14mm interconnected inflation for quick-and-easy pump up and pack down. Airlocks allow for isolation of struts, or if you want to deflate the leading edge only.

WIDE-MOUTH INFLATE VALVE
Wide-mouth inflation valve for quick, fatigue-free setup.

DUAL INFLATE/DEFLATE VALVE
Dual Inflation and Deflation valve for quick, fatigue-free setup.

TRAILING EDGE BOOSTER
Extra-wide Dacron trailing edge minimizes flutter for maximum performance, enhanced strength, and extended lifespan.

BATTENS
Trailing edge battens for unwavering stability and supreme performance.

TEUFELBERGER DYNEEMA BRIDLE & ATTACHMENT LINES We use Dyneema’s OL2 lines for bridles and attachments from Teulfelberger (Austria) ensuring maximum strength and minimal weight.

RIGHT-FIT CONNECTORS
With our male-female connectors, it’s impossible to hook up the lines backwards and risk an accident.

BLOCK PULLEYS
Block pulleys for hassle-free performance.

Zian uses SBS101 Double Ripstop canopy from Sakai Techfibre (Japan).

Sakai Techfibre (Japan) is home in the top end acrobatic paraglider and spinnaker fabrics which are manufactured exclusively by Sakai Ovex in Japan. For their SBS101 double ripstop kite canopy they use high tenacity polyester yarn manufactured by Toray Japan exclusively for Techfibre. Toray Japan is a multinational corporation specialized in polymer chemistry. This makes SBS101 the ONLY full Japanese canopy on the market.
 The canopy production is based on a new process that gives multiple benefits over conventional canopy.
The quality consistency from batch to batch is of a level we have not seen before. Special attention is taken to avoid “chalking” of the canopy after some use, a visual problem seen on many kites on the market. Rather than one sided coating, SBS101 has adopted a double sided multilayer coating technology for longer airproof canopy