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kitesurfer74
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Securing footstraps and grab handle.

Postby kitesurfer74 » Fri Sep 05, 2003 12:39 pm

Hello

Can someone give me advice on how to secure the footstraps and grab handle to a corecell kiteboard. I have produced 2 boards, 137cm x 37cm x 12mm (3 x 4mm foam) and 110cm x 40xm x 8mm (2 x 4mm foam). Intend to laminate with carbon/glass using epoxy.

Are you using purpose built inserts (if so, where can you buy them in the UK) or just screwing the footstrap/handle into the deck? Any advice welcome.

Thanks

Martyn

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Postby Guam Bomb » Fri Sep 05, 2003 1:33 pm

You are adding insert plugs on your board right?, just do the same for your grab handles .t nuts windsurfing plugs etc.....good luck :thumb: DAVE

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i think

Postby Ron » Sat Sep 06, 2003 3:19 am

i think you can use T nuts...
http://www.stafast.com/utnut.html


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