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Old 08-10-2006, 04:25 PM   #11
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I made my own struts for my Norseman, You can see how I did it in my "OOooo a Norseman" post. Bought some 6061 Alum tubing from the metal place and used a vise and a heavy door hinge to pinch one end... Turned out not too bad but really strong.....
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Old 08-10-2006, 05:09 PM   #12
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Ya I saw that when you posted it Darren. Still need to find some supplier of 6061 here in Windsor so I can make a wing tube!

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