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Steve Melton 05-30-2019 10:08 PM

kicking around a slip on bugcap for straight #4 tubing. remove for Winter flying.


Steve Melton 06-05-2019 04:45 PM

bug cap
 
the print is OK but could be better with a smaller printer nozzle because of the fine detail. the install method is to squeeze the tube sides and deform slightly then slip on the vent tube. it is secure. remove for winter flying.

since we don't want to reconfigure our printer for a smaller nozzle we don't plan to make these avail unless there is interest. if you would like the .stl file or SW file, let me know.




Steve Melton 06-06-2019 05:57 AM

Rib stamping blanks
 
Amanda is printing some rib stamping blanks for a test run. She printed these both in the horizontal and vertical directions for evaluation. One has square corners and the other radius corners. Dimensions are ~ 4 x 5 x .75 thick. beefy ASA plastic parts.






Steve Melton 06-09-2019 08:28 PM

RV-10 test fit pieces
 
getting around to the RV-10 for these test fit pieces.


Steve Melton 06-16-2019 09:13 PM

panel slot spacer
 
thinking about panel slot spacer. screws hole are for removal so as not to scratch the panel. custom sizes. ASA plastic, UV resistant.








flysrv10 06-17-2019 08:32 AM

Where do you use this?

flysrv10 06-17-2019 08:34 AM

I will take a set for Rv20 when ready.

Steve Melton 06-17-2019 06:35 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by flysrv10 (Post 1353390)
Where do you use this?

it covers the hole in my panel below the transponder.


Steve Melton 06-17-2019 06:36 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by flysrv10 (Post 1353391)
I will take a set for Rv20 when ready.

I'm working it.

Vlad 06-17-2019 06:57 PM

Instrument blanks
 
Another idea for you Steve. I was removing a steam gyro the other day. Had a blank with me but forgot screws and nuts. Can you design a snap on blanks both in 3 1/8 and 2 1/4?


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