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Old 04-22-2014, 06:58 PM
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Default Show your rudder cable exit covers

What did you do to cover exited rudder cables?


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Old 04-22-2014, 07:05 PM
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Check out these covers from Avery: http://www.averytools.com/prodinfo.asp?number=10728
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Old 04-22-2014, 07:35 PM
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I used the Avery ones Rick linked, worked just fine------attached with pro seal.
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Old 04-22-2014, 07:58 PM
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The best picture I could find Vlad.

I had a few scrap pieces and made these and then pro-sealed them on.


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Old 04-22-2014, 08:07 PM
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http://www.rv7blog.com/2007/03/18/ru...able-fairings/

You could just pro seal them on too
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Old 04-22-2014, 08:13 PM
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http://www.rv7blog.com/2007/03/18/ru...able-fairings/

You could just pro seal them on too

And that's where I got my plans from! So now I get to say Thanks James!

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Old 04-22-2014, 08:49 PM
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I drew up some simple templates on paper, then bent these using a bending brake and hand seamer. The are 3" long and conveniently miss the screw for the interior adel clamp that holds the rudder cable sleeve in place.



The side against the skin is primed. I had to use the back rivet set (with the spring loaded sleeve retracted) to set the tiny "oops" rivets, since the flange isn't wide enough to get the flush rivet set on there. You could always bond these on with proseal instead.
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Old 04-22-2014, 08:55 PM
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Cool Homebrew fiberglass




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Old 04-23-2014, 10:54 AM
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Used Sam's instructions and made some out of scrap. Then I just pro sealed them in place with no rivets. Worked great.

Rudder Cable Fairings by akarmy, on Flickr
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Old 04-23-2014, 11:37 AM
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Why do you ask this question? Are you about to throw some paint on 666?
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