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Author Topic: New Tech Firestorm leading edge  (Read 1981 times)
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« on: February 19, 2010, 08:35 AM »

I need to replace  both leading edges on my Firestorm.  What size/type of rods are they, does GWTW carry them or where can I get them, how much, and are ferrules, nocks, etc available.

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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2010, 09:36 AM »

IIRC .32" / 8mm carbon.... pricey rods....
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« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2010, 09:54 AM »

Pultruded carbon
Upper leading edge 128 cm (50.4 in.) $15.00
Lower leading edge 80 cm (31.5 in.) $8.00

Lengths came from the New Tech Spec Sheet, but you should check against your frame.

I can get them for you but would need a few days to order the long ones as I don't stock that length.
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« Reply #3 on: February 21, 2010, 12:16 PM »

I was always put off by the strange legnths on this kite. Do yourself a favor and just make a three piece LE with sub 48 inch rods. Cheaperto fix easier to transport.

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