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Old 02-17-2008, 05:34 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by BillGreen
Stopped using loctite on servos. Too hard to remove. I now put a dab of silicone on the screw head. Good visual indicator. Easy to remove, just pull off the silicone with a pair of pliers and away you go. Never had one come loose.

I also use a dab of silicone on the 4 servo mounting screws, never had one come loose.

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Old 02-24-2008, 08:30 AM   #22
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Hi Bill,

Here you go. Micro fastners.com part number SCM2608 size M 2.6 x 8 mm. I picked some up from thee booth at toledo last year. I plan on getting more this year.

Ralph - many thanks my friend. That helps a bunch.

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Are these screws universal screws that all hitec servos would use?

I also found this

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Old 02-24-2008, 12:28 PM   #23
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I have quit using silicone and now use the stuff called GOOP. You get the same results but I think it is a bit stronger. I still use Loctite but not on my radio gear.
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