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Old 11-09-2017, 06:42 PM
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Originally Posted by Vbug View Post
Decided to try an adjustable screw drive as an alternative to the stock cable. It looks like the nutplate might be a weak point. I'm considering welding a coupling nut to steel plate instead. Not so sure if this is a smart idea?

Here are your pics. TinyPic gives you the option to upload smaller versions though.

Nice idea. Some sailplanes I've flown (e.g., Blaniks) have such a screw drive to adjust the rudder pedals.

Carl N.
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