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Old Jun 01, 2004, 12:37 PM
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How to center control arms on servos?

I just installed some servos in the plane that I am building. Before adding the control linkages, I centered the servos with my transmitter trim tabs. When at center, the arms are not perpendicular. Nearly all of the servos that I have had have been off a little. Is there a way to adjust the servos to bring the arms back perpendicular when the transmitter trim tabs are at center?


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Old Jun 01, 2004, 01:04 PM
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Some servos have a "differential" spline alignment. Try removing the servo arm, rotating it 180 degrees, and replacing it.
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Old Jun 01, 2004, 04:13 PM
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What he said, else use subtrims on the Tx..
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