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Re: REFLECTOR: Elevator Trim Spring
>>4) Brian in the factory told me to leave the question mark glass spring as
>>is - not to grind it until after first flight.
>Interesting, Dennis. "The Factory" has hinted that one of the reasons for
>the failure of my torque tube bearing might have been the fact that I left
>the trim spring "as is".
I think it quite possible that forces required to move the elevator could
easily pull the bearing out. My gut tells me that I need to trim it off a
bit. I'll wait and have an experienced builder in SLC look it over.
All the best,