The C3 Radius Yoyo is the signature yoyo of Shion Araya, the 2016-2017 World Yoyo Contest 1A Champion. Shion Araya’s yoyo is named Radius for the Latin meaning ray of light and ray of hope. The C3 Radius yoyo is a 7075 aluminum monometal premium yoyo.
The design focus of the C3 Radius Yoyo is maneuverability. Its ease of control, stability and tight control allow the yoyo to respond to exact and precise moves.
The C3 Radius yoyo plays lighter than it looks. The weight is directed to the center of yoyo body for spin power. The step-round straight shape supports its power but is comfortable to catch. Shion Araya describes the shape to allow for “long horizontal combos and improves the ease of doing string rejection tricks.”
If you’re looking for a premium yoyo that is dependable, try the C3 Radius yoyo. The Radius is an ultimate competition yoyo with a grindable finish, power, stability, tight control and comfortable in the hand. The smooth playing yoyo is good for multiple play styles and is a performance yoyo.
The C3 Radius Yoyo is an unresponsive yoyo. A bind is required to wake this yoyo and return to your hand. If you don’t know how to do a bind or don’t want to learn, you may want to look for a responsive yoyo.
C3 Radius Yoyo Specifications:
- Weight: 63.9 g
- Diameter: 55.95 mm
- Width: 43.05 mm
- Gap Width: 4.5 mm
- Material: 7075 aluminium alloy
- Unresponsive, Bind Required
- Play style: String Trick (1A)
- Bearing: Size C
- Response: C3 Slim pad
- Shape: step-round straight