I didn't see anything in the plans about aileron controls stops. Any comments on what to do there?

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Comment by Mike Chekal on August 31, 2013 at 4:20pm

I am installing this now. Would be nice if I knew exactly how wide to make the "slot" for the proper travel now so I didnt have to wait until the whole plane was together. Seems like all planes built to plans would be within a few millimeters of each other. Of those that have done this, what is the width of your slot for the control arm?



Comment by Bill Bear on August 13, 2013 at 2:32pm

Rusty, I have the same question as Bruce.  But on my copy of drawing 75-ZA-7 there is no mention of aileron stops; just the deflection parameters.  Also, I cannot find reference to the elevator stops anywhere in the drawings or photo guides. 

Any additional details or references would be greatly appreciated.

Comment by Rusty King on May 15, 2013 at 9:11am
I recently added mine. There is a reference on drawing 75-ZA-7 showing them, but I didn't see anything else. There was a thread and couple of pics posted by others. I dont think there is much to installing them and wait till final rigging to adjust for allowing proper aileron throw. However, if I had it to do again, I would have milled slightly elongated holes to make minute adjustments... Just my O.

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