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Re: REFLECTOR: Screws and bearings
I just took a look at my aileron torque tube bearings/brackets. (It was
easy sice my plane hasn't flown yet and they were just laying on the
shelf.) One of the screws on the co-pilot bracket was pulled past the
bearing. The screw head did not overlap the bearing enough causing the
thin outside edge of the head to bend back and pull past the bearing when
it was tightened.
> From: marion sparrow <bigbird173RGE@webtv.net>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: REFLECTOR: Screws and bearings
> Date: Saturday, January 16, 1999 1:34 PM
> I have the same screws holding the back aileron bearing to the aileron
> bracket. Look on page 13 top right conner of Vol. 8 Velocity news and
> see what Dave Black did to correct this problem. Flat head screws and
> big washers. This is what I am giong to do also.
> Possible same problem could occure here.
> marion sparrow