PLANCHEMAG SPECIAL TESTS 2017
TRANSWAVE 5.3 2017 / Excellent for surfing
ON THE WATER
The Transwave has a deep and supple profile and has become a benchmark sail thank to its unlimited power. It tugs hard on the hand before taking off for early planing in light conditions, when there is current on the spot or onshore: more comfortable than average in the chop. It is aimed primarily at those that are in shape, powerful riders that like to keep on planing and change direction quickly on the spot. It moves upwind easily. This relatively advanced XXL power will help to prevent you being overwhelmed on the back hand in strong winds... (complete test report available on planchemag.fr)
+ Price, XXL power, stable profile, good performance, for heavy riders, discreet back hand.
- A little heavier than the average, more cumbersome for light riders.