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Recommendations and tips for Prone, SUP, Wing, Wake, Down Wind and Light Wind Foiling

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Tech Talks

The Foil Drive crew talk tech, design and product

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Comparing Motor Systems - Universal & Integrated Masts

We offer two different ways of powering your Foil Drive setup. If you're wanting to read more about Motor Lenghts, see here: Universal Motor Systems. In

Configure your Project Cedrus x Foil Drive™ Integrated Mast Order

Follow this guide to configure your Project Cedrus x Foil Drive™ integrated mast order

Choosing the Correct Mast Adapter

When ordering your Foil Drive™ system, you will need to select which motor pod is compatible with your mast. This article outlines how to select the correct motor pod.

Measuring your Mast to Order a Custom Foil Drive™ Pod

A how-to guide on how to measure your mast accurately to assist Foil Drive™ in making your custom pod

Choose the Correct Motor Length for your Gen2 Foil Drive

Foil Drive Gen2 Systems require you to select a Motor when ordering. There are 5 different options that this article will outline, each with different pro's and con's depending on how you wish to use your Foil Drive. The beauty of the Gen2 Foil Drive

How to measure the Cable Length before ordering your Foil Drive™

How to measure and determine the best cable length to order for your Foil Drive™ system

Comparing the Foil Drive Battery Options

Gen2 Battery Information and Comparison. This article provides information about the different batteries available for the Gen2 systems as well as comparing them to the original Assist PLUS batteries. Lets compare the Assist MAX Power and MAX Sport b

Battery Comparison for Foil Drive Gen1 Systems

Battery Comparisons for Foil Drive Systems. All batteries are purpose designed, built, and tested specifically for the Foil Drive system. Every battery is carefully manufactured and extensively tested in house, featuring a built-in Battery Management

Comparing Foil Drive Propeller Options - 2 Blade vs 3 Blade

We have a few different Foil Drive Propeller options now. All Gen2 Assist MAX and Assist Slim Systems come standard with the 2 blade aluminium propellers. The Assist PLUS also comes standard with the 2 blade aluminium propeller systems. The 3 blade p

Three Blade Propeller Hub -Foil Drive Performance Upgrade

Three Blade Propeller Performance Upgrade for Foil Drive Assist Plus Systems. Foil Drive is excited to release a new performance upgrade option for the propeller system of Assist PLUS units. It is specifically designed for riders who require more low

Propeller Options for the Foil Drive™

Choosing the best propeller option for your Foil Drive™ system

Universal Motor Pod for Foil Drive

New and improved V2 Motor Pod for Foil DriveAssist and Assist Plus Systems. Foil Drive is excited to release its latest innovation - the v2 Motor Pod! The v2 motor pod has been developed to provide our customers with the most cost-effective way to us

Airline Travel with Foil Drive batteries

Airline Travel with Foil Drive Batteries. This information is relevant to Gen1 Foil Drive systems, Gen2 Assist MAX and Assist Slim Travel Batteries are under development and will be available soon!Aside from weight reduction, the small battery was cr

Carbon Boards & Gen2 Connectivity

An Update on Gen2 Connectivity with Carbon Track Boards. We wanted to provide an update on progress finding a solution for the very small number of boards with carbon foil tracks interfering with connectivity between Gen2 kits and the controller. We

Carbon Boards & Optimising Connection

Carbon Boards & Optimising Connection. If you have a full carbon board, you will need to fit the supplied high-density foam into the tracks to help with signal propagation through your board. Watch the video below (from 1 minute 30) for some tips on