|Jun 07, 2003, 07:34 PM|
Re: APC slowflyer on an IPS A gearbox?
|Jun 08, 2003, 05:04 AM|
Virginia Beach, Va.
Joined Jan 2002
A 3mm locking nut goes on the shaft first to keep the assembly from turning.
A 3mm nut
The prop with adapter inserted
Another washer and nut.
Step one...... all the parts, and lock nut already on gearshaft.
|Jun 08, 2003, 02:51 PM|
I'm lazy. Since the nice machined aluminum adapters specifically for this purpose aren't available any more, I use the parts GWS sells just for this. There are two suitable adapters in the package. Todd's Models and AeroMicro have them, among others. A picture can be seen on AeroMicro's site on this page:
You do have to cut off the small end to get the prop nut fit tightly, though.
I don't know why this URL doesn't work if you click on it - somehow R/C Groups is adding some "%20" and such into it that aren't there, and then it doesn't work. The link is from about halfway down the "propellers, others" page on the AeroMicro site.
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