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IMI Tow Bar - Light Gliders
IMI Tow Bar - Light Gliders IMI Tow Bar - Light Gliders IMI Tow Bar - Light Gliders IMI Tow Bar - Light Gliders

IMI Tow Bar - Light Gliders

Sale Price: $294.00

SKU: 4805


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Detailed Description

IMI Tow Bar – Light Gliders

General Description

IMI Tow Bar – Light Gliders allows you to tow the glider by a car equipped with the ISO–50 ball towing connection. We have elegant solution both for light or heavy gliders. For heavy gliders we consider: gliders with water ballast with MTOW over 525kg, two seaters, open class, self launcher gliders. For other gliders as club, standard or 15m class gliders you can use the tow bar for light gliders.

IMI Tow Bar Light Gliders
IMI Tow Bar Light Gliders

The Tow bar for light gliders is connected to the tail dolly by two hooks and carries the tail of the glider in the air for the tail wheel or tail skid. The tail wheel or tail skid holds in a steel holder with adjustable position and height. The installation is very easy and safe. The Tow bar is made mainly of anodized hardened aluminum, the weight is only 5,5 Kg. Its design enables to fold it to small dimensions when not in use. It is equipped by safety ISO–50 connection with handle.

The parts needed for adjustment of the tail wheel holder and the new longer axle for tail dolly wheel are part of the delivery. Many happy users from different countries use this IMI tow bar with more than 30 different glider types. The most appreciated feature is the light weight construction and possibility of adjustment.

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Technical Data

Length Extended
152 cm
Length Folded
90 cm
Distance Axle – Tail Wheel Min.
36 cm
Distance Axle – Tail Wheel Max.
60 cm
5.5 kg
IMI Tow Bar Light Gliders

About IMI Gliding

IMI – Gliding Equipment started the production of equipment for glider pilots at the end of year 2004. After eleven years of experience our aims profiled in simple conclusion: everything we do, we try to do the best we can.

We offer you the usual things with unusual quality, new ideas, interesting look, smart functions. As we hear from the feedback of our satisfied customers, this is the right way. Since we are personally enthusiastic and experienced glider pilots, we understand the problems quite well. In 2016 we have more than 5000 satisfied customers from the whole world.


Why Buy From Us?

Wings & Wheels has been serving the sport aviation and soaring community for more than 20 years.  We have the largest and most comprehensive inventory of sailplane and soaring supplies.  Nearly everything you find here is in stock and can ship the same day.  We are here for aviators, businesses, mechanics and government.  Our goal is to fulfill your order promptly and as conveniently as our resources allow.

Wings & Wheels is proud to be the American representative for HpH Ltd, producer of the finest quality 304 sailplanes.

Our staff has over 8,000 hours of flying experience in gliders and airplanes. Wings & Wheels is staffed by Sean, Garret, and Kelly. You will have a friendly voice pick up when you call. Our staff is trained to promptly take your orders and ship your products.

Shipping Information

Same Day Shipping

Orders placed by 3:00 pm PST Monday-Friday for “off-the-shelf“, in-stock items are normally shipped same day by UPS.  Although we stock the vast majority of the items on our online store, we cannot assure that they will all be on hand at all times. We ship every order as quickly as possible, and in the event of a delay, be assured that we are working hard to get your order shipped promptly. Due to order volume during holidays, we cannot guarantee that all orders placed can ship on the day after the holiday closure. 

Orders for special cut products may take a few days to ship depending on order volume. Special order products ship based on the lead times of each manufacturer. 

Shipping Service

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UPS orders will need to be placed before 4:00 pm EST and 4:00 pm PST Monday-Friday to ship out the same business day.  We apply UPS retail rates to calculate shipping costs.  Packages may not qualify for actual wieight due to size.  If dimensional weight is applied by UPS your shipping & packing rate will be adjusted.  Packages are only insured aganst theft if signature delivery is accepted.  Request signature delivery.


Priority Mail & 1st Class order has to be placed by 11am. We will use the flat rate box service if your parts fit in the box and the service cost is less than USPS Priority Mail. USPS may not always have tracking information available.  If you request lower cost USPS shipping you agree to accept all responsibility for lost, stolen and damaged packages.

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