Building a foil step by step

It is important to build your foil correctly, so don’t skip any steps. We guide you to become a pro at foil mounting!

Step 1: Place the screws

Insert the 4 screws and nuts one by one directly into the double us rail before installing the foil. The nuts must be screwed onto the screws and the whole assembly inserted into the dedicated space of the rail.

individual positioning of the plate screws in the US rails

Step 2: Place the screws

Present the foil on the rail, choosing the right position. The position will depend on the conditions, the preferences of each person and especially the size.

  • In the middle: basic position, middle position, 
  • Towards the front: large sizes and/or for light wind, 
  • Towards the rear: lighter sizes, strong winds and/or speed seeking.
positioning of the foil in the double US rail of the board

Step 3: Front wing and stabilizer

Put the front wing on and insert the 3 screws one by one without tightening them. Once the screws are in place you can screw them in completely. The procedure is the same for the stabilizer.

mounting the stabilizer on the foil

Step 4: Complete check up!

Put the front wing on and insert the 3 screws one by one without tightening them. Once the screws are in place you can screw them in completely. The procedure is the same for the stabilizer.

Here, the full video that covers the steps detailed in this article! 👉