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Old 02-27-2006, 03:27 PM   #1
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anyone tried the protoform moulded rear wing ?

what are some pros and cons of using these ?

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Old 02-27-2006, 03:58 PM   #2
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I ran one at the EC Nitro GP on the weekend. Best thing I found is I didnt have to cut out the one that came with my stratus! The wing is super strong and the car was very stable down the main straight there.

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Old 02-27-2006, 06:15 PM   #3
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pros:they do not flex at high speed, thus they keep the wing shape, killer down force.
cons: they break easily in a crash.
I think advantage is making carbon fiber wings in both 190mm and 200mm widths. these will be alot stronger than the plastic wings plus you get the extra bling bling factor
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They are brittle in a crash & also are not legal (too high) if you have to worry about rules.
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