Caution! To connect these rods please use aluminium shells. The offered brass connectors don´t fit to this rods!
Glassfiber is also abbreviated with GFK. It is very flexible in small diameters and is very suitable for Stand-Offs. In relation to full carbon fiber rods fiberglass is heavier. Due to the additional wrapping on these rods is no danger that they break open lengthwise if they are under stress.
APA strong connectors are perfect for big sized kites, they can connect rods up to 12mm Tube-/Rod Diameter. The rubber is harder than the rubber of the standard APA, so the connectors will resist the bigger forces from power kites.