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My flex cable broke on my AC Tandem, I have a new one but haven't
got the old one removed yet.
Any special do's or don't's, watch out for's ect.
Your thoughts on remove and replace please!
07-26-2007, 06:40 PM
Make sure your new cable has the right twist.
If it doesn't it will uncoil.
Ask Steve McGowan about the one that untwisted on Todd Day's gyro.
07-27-2007, 04:43 AM
Just curious benj, what engine, what rotor, clutched prop or no?
It has a Hirth (?? I'd like to replace??), 28' dragon wings, yes, it has a clutch on the prop.
I only have about 30 hrs in it. So I'm pretty new to this type of flying, trying to get instruction, and liciencing ect..
07-29-2007, 08:18 PM
I have the Elite Tandem AC F30 with 28 ft DW Tall Tail and the Hirth. I got mine used and have been working out some potentially deadly kinks with my CFI Chris Burgess. Have you had any engine issues? Send me some pics
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