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BIC-Sport_Catalogue_2019_2018

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^BiC) Sport Founded in 1979 by the Bich family, of BIC pen fame, BIC Sport grew from the family's passion for watersports and expertise in sustainable manufacturing. By the late 1980s BIC Sport was a world leader in windsurf manufacturing, and over the following 20+ years the company utilized their technological manufacturing skills on other passion projects including surf, kayak, junior racing dinghies and most recently, Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP). BIC's core values of quality, durability and affordability form the foundation of the brand's reputation and has opened the world of...

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BIC Sport has been manufacturing watersport products for nearly 40 years. Long before 'eco-friendly' was a buzzword we began developing "clean" manufacturing processes by recycling wherever possible, eliminating gas emissions and conserving energy and water. From factory to end-of-life, BIC Sport manufacturing takes full consideration of the environment we all share. And perhaps least recognized but most important, BIC Sport products are BUILT TO LAST - meaning fewer boards and boats taking up residence in your local landfill. Innovation, quality, durability are all key to respecting the...

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A Major Prioritv for BIC Sport Eco-Design and Environmental Awareness Low Energy 1 • Short production cycle Short infra-red heating cycle Low electricity consumption Closed circuit cooling of the moulds No gas emissions No solvents Enerqy/materials conservation • Rejection rate < 2,5 / 1000 • Surplus material systematically recycled back into the production process A capacity per mold 5 times greater than standard techniques • The TOUGH-TEC SUP boards, the O'pen BIC, the kayaks and the dinghies can be entirely crushed and recycled at the end of their life-cycle

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manufacturing techniques: thermoforming, thermoforming around a polystyrene core, and blow moulding/blown extrusion. BIC Sport is the only manufacturer in the world BIC Sport is the proud owner of an industrial tool that is unique in the world, capable of three different to have these three manufacturing techniques available on one production site. This enables us to produce six different product types with consistency, quality and faithfulness to the original design, every time. ACE-TEC / TOUGH-TEC Thermoforming around a Polystyrene Core ACE-TEC: Under heat and pressure in aluminum molds...

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Light Weight, Performance AND Durability Key Features: - Molded, light weight and watertight 15 kg/m3 EPS Foam Core. - Fiberglass reinforcement for improved stiffness and performance. - ASA Polymer outer skin for unmatched durability and impact resistance. - Embossed EVA foam pad for maximum comfort. - Molded external inserts – no penetrations through outer shell and maximum strength. Products using this construction: Designated Surf, Windsurf and SUP boards Maximum Durability Key Features: - Molded, Watertight EPS Foam Core for structural integrity and stiffness. - Extremely tough outer...

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With close to 40 years’ experience in windsurf, surfboard and SUP manufacturing BIC Sport is a pioneer and expert in the field of The distinguishing feature of BIC Sport’s molded technologies can be summed up in two words - PRESSURE and PRECISION : All BIC Sport boards are made in molds that apply tons of As a result of this significant pressure BIC Sport’s boards are made pressure during the manufacturing process to bond the boards in precision-engineered aluminum molds that precisely replicate together perfectly, in one shot, over the whole surface. thermoformed composite construction...

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Stand Up Paddling, Paddleboarding, Paddlesurfing, SUP - Whatever you choose to call it, there’s something magical about the simple act of walking on water. And unlike other board sports that demand hours and hours of practice to become proficient, SUP is easy to learn, simple to do and incredibly FUN. It appeals equally to men and women, young and old, families, fitness freaks, thrill-seekers, yogis, or anyone curious enough to give it a try. Once ‘on board’ , SUP offers a uniquely elevated perspective on the water and is a perfect way to explore secluded, hidden coves and coastlines. With...

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Technology    ACE-TEC    ACE-TEC

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KEY PRODUCT FEATURES PERFORMER SERIES High load strength molded-in attachment points for securing sports camera or T-Grip carry handles as well as for nose/tail line for transport High load strength molded-in attachment points for securing deck bungee and accessories Integrated rail guard for added durability Moderate rocker profile for flat water glide and wave surfing performance CROSS SERIES High load strength molded-in attachment points for securing sports camera or T-Grip carry handles as well as for nose/ tail line for transport High load strength molded-in attachment points for...

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TECHNOLOGY ACE-TEC - LIGHT WEIGHT, PERFORMANCE AND DURABILITY KEY FEATURES: • Molded, light weight and watertight 15 kg/m3 EPS Foam Core. • Fiberglass reinforcement for improved stiffness and performance. • ASA Polymer outer skin for unmatched durability and impact resistance. • Embossed EVA foam pad for maximum comfort. • Molded external inserts – no penetrations through outer shell and maximum strength. 1- Deck Pad / 2- Thermoformed plastic skin (ASA) / 3- 50g/m2 Fiberglass wrap / 4- 200g/m2 Woven Fiberglass 5- 200g/m Woven Fiberglass Reinforcement Patch in standing area / 6- 200g/m2...

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PERFORMER TOUGH-TEC BEST FOR Flat-Water and Surfing. Rugged Use Conditions. FOR WHO First-Timers, Families. Schools and Rental Operations where equipment is under heavy use. Anyone Looking for Best Value & Highest Durability. SUMMARY Surf & Flat-Water Performance, Ultimate Durability, Great Value. KEY FEATURES • Surf-Inspired Longboard shapes for stable flat water cruising and wave surfing performance. • Attachment points – Leash plug at tail + two attachment points in front of standing area for securing gear. • Embossed EVA deck pad is plush and comfortable while offering excellent...

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