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  • I may be wrong but your post 270 has No pictures showing. All previous ones are visible.

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    • The ordered servo's will arrive next week, just in time to replace the dummy servo's i used to get the arragement right, pictures

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      I had to make a bracket to house the servo's for the launchtubes, took some stock aluminum plate and bended the right shape, those white strips of evergreen will be used to fasten the servo's.

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      Took some broken servo's as a dummy to see at which position they had to be placed.

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      Bended the rods for controlling the launchtubes, it's a tight fitt around the control switches but enough room is left for moving them.

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      All wires in the rearpart of the SD are in, all connectors soldered and documented which is which.

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      Battery pack and levelkeeper are placed inside, made a small charging plug so i don't have to take the battery pack out during charging.

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      From left to right, levelkeeper, battery pack and the charging plug.

      For now i have to wait when i have the servo's, when arrived i can start building up the rear bulkhead and the front bulkhead and start testing my contraption.

      Manfred.

      Fertig zum unterwasser.

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      • All the delivered servo's are placed, rear bulkhead is finished as is the front bulkhead.

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        All cables are tied together with small T raps, i like to keep things tidy, that ESC i ordered some time ago as a test, it can handle up to 10A, BEC 1A, the horns of the servo's are not yet fastened, this will be done when i know the exact position with all channels in neutral.

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        I did mentioned about linking up the SAS float at the front , don't want to peel the tube off each time, so i've designed a watertight airplug which i have to make on the lathe.

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        This is not needed for the rearpart, i only have to adjust the length of the tubes.

        Before i can start testing the SD i have to take out the SL8 receiver from the 212, don't know why, but my contraption with the old receiver and shadow programmer is dead, in a way it's better, the receiver was allready a bit of a risk.


        Manfred.

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