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Old Jan 21, 2013, 09:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Tom Ray View Post
...It's time for the clueless question of the day! To test the sail servo, I just grabbed both sheets and gave it a little resistance, something I had never done before. I noticed that when holding position under load, the servo makes a bit of noise. It is sort of a combination of clicking and grinding. Is that normal?...........
@TomRay:
I would consider that normal. Many servos make a bit of noise (hum or similar) when holding a load.

The winch noise is quite noticeable in some of the onboard video about... Have a look at this one of mine - onboard a Hurricane 1000 - you can see the drum just in front of camera.... arm winch does similar things under load...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...&v=3RZU1bh6GBk
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