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How To Make a Sailplane Tow Release
by Stephane Ruelle
Many modern scale sailplanes use a commercially available tow release that mounts in the center of the nose. In some cases, an under the nose tow line attachment is used and some manufacturers build a tube in block release into their models (ie. Horizon Hobbies Blanik and ASW20 models). Here is a step-by-step way to fabricate such a tow release.
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