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Sep 15, 2015, 05:25 AM
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Size of spring steel for rudder/elevator in DLG


HI guys... new to spring/pull systems. What gauge spring steel do you guys use for your hinging? Appreciate any responses..
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Sep 15, 2015, 05:33 AM
In F3J size does matter!
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0.5 mm thick c shaped or double L (which I prefer)
Sep 15, 2015, 05:53 AM
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thank you... Double L is like back to back L with 180 bend at top?
Sep 15, 2015, 06:56 AM
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thanks ... consider my question answered..
May 22, 2021, 07:34 AM
In F3J size does matter!
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Check to see that the horn doesn’t contact the end of the slot in the fuselage and that it doesn’t touch the top of the boom. To check open the threads of the elevator screws 2-3 turns and see if you can get downward movement


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