you "Lighten" my spinner?
This is a Yes & No
type question, we can make the backing plate lighter,
but we Do Not do any lightening on the cone. We
make the cone as light as possible all the time, it
is the Forward Weight of the spinner and it must be
We make a Spoked backing
plate from 2-1/4" all the way up to the Giant 5" Ultimate.
This is a standard backing plate that has been CNC Milled
for lightness. After much testing and Flying, we
came up with the Tapered Spoke design for the optimal
material removal for the most Retained Strength.
There are Six cutouts, they are precision machined and
very carefully de-burred to maintain the usual high
quality and balance you normally expect in a Tru-Turn
Before you decide to Do-It-Your-Self,
think about all of the problems that you can cause if
this is not done properly. We charge a nominal
fee of $ 10.00 in addition to the price of the backing
plate. We will exchange any backing plate for
a Light one if your backing plate is still new and unused.
You mail in your back plate and we check it out.
If it is, in fact, new, we will charge your credit card
for $10.00 + Shipping & Handling and you don't have
to worry about anything, we do that for you.
How much weight will it
save? It will reduce the weight relative to the
size and we have some specifications for all of the
different sizes on the Website called "Lite Backing
Plates". The weights are not Precision to
the Gram, but they are very realistic and will give
you enough information to work with.
We make the spinner cone
as light as possible for the RPM that it is designed
to withstand. Never modify your cone. If
you need something done to it, call us or E-Mail us
and we will tell you what we Can or Can-Not do to help
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