Blog posts of '2021' 'February'

Protect the nose cone from scratches by tow rope rings

The nose cone will be in danger of beeing cracked form the rings on tow ropes.

For some years, I have used a clear mylar inside the cone to protect it, and it seems to do the job.

Clear mylar

FIG 1: The Mylar 
Dark markings: Where I fold it slightly to fit the nose cone on my Ventus.

FIG 2:Test fit 
Protective strip on. When satisfyed, gently remove the protective paper under the mylar, allowing for a good fit.

FIG 3: Done