|Jan 31, 2013, 06:49 AM|
Rotor Blade Balancing Tape
Where can I get Lead Balancing tapr for main rotor Blades as discussed in Ray Hostetliter's Blsde balancing DVD.
|Jan 31, 2013, 07:49 AM|
Most people use good quality insulation tape ... making sure that you stick at T/E first ... lead forward, round L/E and back to T/E ... with sharp model knife then cut BOTH to match T/E.
MikeysRC and many other online sites / Youtube vids etc.
Of course you can get 'special tape' for this ... last I saw was blue and had the Heli Co. name on it ... did use it ? No. It was too narrow and actually didn't stick too well ....
My preferred tape is self-amalgamating tape as that is very soft and stretches nicely, no bubbles, kinks etc. and sticks like proverbial !! I've never had that peel of a blade yet.
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