“The construction seems to be a great balance between performance, lightness and longevity. As Lotus do with cars, Advance have added a lot of lightness where it counts and solid engineering where strength is required.”
Brian Steele gives his verdict on the latest incarnation of Advance’s EN B Epsilon.
Advance have updated their lightweight reversible Progress harness. The Progress 3 has an air-foam hybrid back protector, which uses foam ribs to ensure good protection even before launching. A versatile harness, its light weight (3.5kg in M size) make it a good hike-and-fly choice, but it is designed for thermal flying, and offers good lumbar […]
‘Advance gliders have had a reserved character, but this definitely has more of the fun factor. ‘In fact, I find myself leaning towards a bold statement: Advance may well have produced their best glider yet!’ In September 2017 Pat Dower aims high with Advance’s new ENC Sigma 10 – and discovers they’ve injected some welcome […]
Advance have announced the lightweight Pi will be available in a tandem version – the Pi Bi – from Autumn 2017. The Bi Pi will be 37m², and will take all-up weights from 100-180kg. The small-packing canopy will weigh just 4.9kg. Designed for hike-and-fly with friends and family Advance say the Pi Bi offers fun, […]