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(16) 1 x 19 Non Flexible Cable
One strand of 19 wires. It has more metallic area
than 7 x 7 or 7 x 19 cable which makes it the
strongest but also the least flexible. Generally
used for bracing purposes. Can be used for controls. VERY STIFF. 7 x 7 Flexible Control Cable
Seven strands of seven wires each. Used for control
purposes where extreme flexibility is not required
but where abrasion is a factor. 7 x 19 Extra Flexible Control Cable
Seven strands of 19 wires each. Its greater metallic
area makes it stronger than 7 x 7 cable. Because
of its fine wires, the best service is obtained
with 7 x 19 wire where abrasion is not too severe.
These same fine wires, however, make it the ...
(3) Stronger, smaller & lighter
than AN turnbuckles, ACC
cable connectors are used
in place of the longer turnbuckle
where accessibility is limited. 2 stainless
steel allen screws & tube-nuts with interlocking
threads, tightened in tandem, provide secure,
non-loosening cable tension. Cable attachment
may be made using AN111 cable bushings
(anchored by 2-SS pins), MS20664C ball & single
shanks, or a custom bracket. CNC machined
from 7075 aluminum & anodized. Min length:
1.25" (hardware not incl)
(2) Made of 316L stainless steel,
these links are used on
climbers, hang gliders and
powered parachutes. Each link is built to exacting
standard then hand tested for alignment
and ease of operation. Imported from France.
(8) The SPHERICAL METAL
GROMMET' is a plated steel
offering superior firewall protection
and cable & line clasping
ability. The 2-pc eyeball clamp
swivels up to 50° to allow for oblique, angled installations.
It mounts on either side of the bulkhead
using 4-40 screws (incl) or two 1/8" blind
rivets (not incl). Template for fastener & grommet
(1-1/8" OD) mounting holes incl. Grommet clamp
hole may be easily enlarged up to .260 as needed.
Back plate size: 2-1/6"x 1-7/16" STC approval
pending. SE188S typical application for standard
Bowden cables, SE260S typical application for
standard tach cables.
Range 15-70 Lbs in 1 lb increments.
Cable sizes: 1/16" 3/32" & 1/8".
Accuracy within +/-10 percent.
This tool provides easy,
direct reading, low cost,
high quality and accuracy. It's
designed compact as to fit through inspection
holes. Factory calibrated.
Wicks Aircraft and Motorsports | 410 Pine Street Highland, IL
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