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The wires extending from the launchers on these Brads.  I know a TOW is a wire-guided missile.  What I am asking about is the thicker/white portion that remains dangling out of the launchers after the firing in this video: 




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Just a guess, but it could be reinforcement so the wires don't detach from the launcher when the missile is pulling against them as it flies to the target.

Edited by TSe419E

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