- The number and location of rod holders, including a place to perch kite rods or multiple lines to feed kites (i.e., a rocket launcher);
- Convenient rigging station for bridling materials, dip nets, etc.;
- Optional bonito/tuna tubes for larger liveys;
- Ample electrical outlets for kite reels; and
- A strong saltwater washdown system for cleaning up slime and scales.