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Luna 2

DGAC EN/LTF-B

Widening the possibilities of airborne exploration.

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Technische Daten

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Projizierte Fläche (m²) 17.3 19.9 22.5
Ausgelegte Fläche (m²) 20 23 26
Gewicht (kg) 5 5.5 6
Höhe (m) 6.8 7.3 7.8
Anzahl der Leinenebenen (A/B/C) 3/4/3/2
Zellen 52
Ausgelegte Streckung 5.4
Flächentiefe (m) 2.4 2.6 2.8
Ausgelegte spannweite (m) 10.1 10.9 11.6
Projizierte Spannweite (m) 8.2 8.7 9.3
Trim Geschwindigkeit (km/h) 39
Höchstgeschwindigkeit (km/h) 65
Abfluggewicht (kg) 80-120 90-140 105-160
Zertifizierung DGAC EN/LTF-B

Beschreibung

The LUNA 2 is a very versatile semi-reflex wing, specifically designed for powered paragliding. It is used in schools for training new pilots, while also performing at high-end competitions – our team pilot Bene won the British Paramotor Championships 2019 on a LUNA 2. Its versatility is reflected in its characteristics: the perfect blend of comfort and safety, married with performance and speed. The LUNA 2 is an evolution of the original LUNA, itself a benchmark, but it now has a re-optimised semi-reflex profile, strong shark nose and a new elliptical arc. It also benefits from a new riser speed system with dedicated tip-steering handles, trimmers and speed bar, and our trademark CCB 3D panel shaping. Exceptional BGD handling a

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Konstruktionsmerkmale

Semi-reflex Section

We have incorporated a semi-reflex section into the LUNA 2 profile to help improve stability at higher speeds.

Strong shark nose

Eine aggressive Strong Shark Eintrittskante optimiert den internen Druck des Profils bei jeder Geschwindigkeit.

Tip Steering Handles

We have added dedicated magnetically fastened tip steering handles into the LUNA 2 to make high-speed manoeuvres easy and safe.

Elliptical Arc

The LUNA 2 has a flattening ration of 11.5% meaning the arc is high and elliptical. This gives great handling, and is also stable under power.

Arched Diagonals

Carefully arched diagonals in the internal structure of the LUNA 2 distribute tension more evenly across the wing, reducing wrinkles and increasing performance.

8.5 cm Trimmers

The LUNA 2 is fitted with trimmers, with a range of 8.5cm.

135mm Speed Bar Travel

We have found 135mm to be the perfect amount of speed bar for the LUNA 2, allowing us to achieve maximum speed range while keeping well within the stability limits.

Replaceable Brake Pullies

With a simple around-and-through, you can easily replace those squeaky old brake pulleys or switch them for rings.

Progressive Stabilität

Die progressive Stabilität soll Piloten vor leichter bis mäßiger Turbulenz warnen statt plötzlich völlig zusammenzuklappen, wenn es richtig turbulent wird. Der Artikel von Bruce in der Cross Country-Zeitschrift "Shifting Our Thinking on Safety" erklärt: "Ein Gleitschirm, der super stabil ist und fast nie klappt, kann zu mehr Unfällen führen, als wenn er öfter Klapper hat. Der Pilot ist ohne kleinere Klapper nicht vorbereitet und hat wenig Erfahrung mit dieser Situation umzugehen". Jeder Flügel wird bei starker Turbulenz einen Klapper bekommen. Ein kleiner Klapper in mittleren Turbulenzen ist leichter zu handhaben und daher sicherer als ein großer Klapper in starken Turbulenzen, der den Piloten überrascht.

Ziel

Three, two, one, booster ignition and we have lift-off for the LUNA 2, our out of this world PPG wing with the ultimate mission, to widen the possibilities of airborne exploration for PPG pilots. This high-tech versatile craft will safely carry pilots to discover new horizons and then softly bring them back to Earth.


Notizen von Bruce

With the LUNA 2 we have focused on an easy inflation, fun manoeuvrability, stability, and top speed – all the things you need for paramotoring adventures. Cord Cut Billow (CCB) along the LUNA 2’s leading edge helps keep the semi-reflex profile smooth and perfect, and the reflex makes for excellent stability at all speeds.

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Lieferumfang

Gleitschirm / Rucksack / Reparaturset / Innenpacksack / Tragegurttasche / Kompressionsband / BGD T-shirt / USB stick with manuals / BGD stickers

Materialien

Top surface Dominico N30 42g/m²
Risers 20mm Kevlar/Nylon webbing
Top lines Liros DSL
Middle lines Liros DSL
Brakes Liros DSL
Bottom surface Porcher Ezzyfly 40g/m²
Internal structure Porcher Ezzyfly 40g/m²
Risers Railey and Spenger
Lower lines Liros DSL
Nose reinforcing Plastic wire 2,5mm and 2,0 mm

Downloads

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During a 1000km open ocean traverse of the Maldives BGD team pilots Ant and Tim Green captures these stunning images of our DGAC certified Echo and Luna PPG wings. Mehr

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