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Author Topic: Bridal specs for NSR?  (Read 448 times)
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« on: May 16, 2012, 08:45 AM »

Anyone have these?
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« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2012, 11:58 AM »

I located mine and took some pictures, and took some measurements

this is what I came up with:

The bridle has quite a bit of adjustment ability

here is what I came up with

Upper Leading edge to center T:

50" from end to end
6.5" loop at LE end
5.5"loop at cener T

measureing from LE end

24" to center of RED mark
22.5" to center of BLACK mark

Lower LE to bridle:

29" from knot to knot (inside)
3.5" pigtail on LE end
6.5" pigtail for line connection

hope this helps
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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2012, 12:14 PM »

Awesome! Thanks Kiteking! I figured you may be the one who would know.
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« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2012, 12:18 PM »

Just checked out the pics, cool, carbon wrapped LE's! Did you reframe?
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« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2012, 12:36 PM »

I picked it up at KP10, don't know the history
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« Reply #5 on: May 16, 2012, 07:29 PM »

First thing that I did when I took my new NSR out of the bag back in 1991, was to mark the factory positions with blue Marks a lot.  I have seldom made an adjustment from these factory settings since.   Mine has the wrapped Easton spars as well.  The very early NSR's had two spines, light wind and heavy wind.  Very tough to replace these spars today.   I love my NSR, it is one of my favorite kites.

Enjoy!

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