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09-08-2017 01:10 PM  9 months agoPost 1
old nitroman

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Anyone know where I can buy 10mm bar stock? Want to make my own main shafts. Thanks Cliff

E5s and E7se,and a 766, Roban bell 222 800 superscale,450 bell 4 bladed head,gobby 380and 420 ,180cfx

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09-08-2017 01:36 PM  9 months agoPost 2
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09-08-2017 04:05 PM  9 months agoPost 3
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McMaster ??

https://www.mcmaster.com/

Been there, done that and old enough to know better.....

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09-08-2017 09:24 PM  9 months agoPost 4
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Both good sources. Be careful when ordering precision ground round stock. Make sure you check the tolerances on the O.D. of the round stock before you order. When ordering from Stock Drive Products ask them if they can hand pick the stock based on the actual miked size. Also look at the straightness tolerance per linear foot of shaft.
Barry

All helis and planes have an expiration date stamped on them...you only find it after you crash!!

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09-25-2017 05:26 AM  9 months agoPost 5
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Sorry took so long for a reply, hurricane Irma kept me busy, Thanks Barry

E5s and E7se,and a 766, Roban bell 222 800 superscale,450 bell 4 bladed head,gobby 380and 420 ,180cfx

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09-25-2017 11:37 AM  9 months agoPost 6
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Bar Stock
Here's one that McMaster-Carr sells: https://www.mcmaster.com/#5836T235

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09-26-2017 05:32 PM  9 months agoPost 7
Calil

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I bought both 10 and 12 mm silversteel/tool/drill steel rod from here:

https://folgertech.com/products/10m...prap-rostock-3d

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09-26-2017 11:52 PM  9 months agoPost 8
old nitroman

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thanks guys

E5s and E7se,and a 766, Roban bell 222 800 superscale,450 bell 4 bladed head,gobby 380and 420 ,180cfx

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09-29-2017 02:07 PM  8 months agoPost 9
old nitroman

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shafts came in, McMaster---carr, shafts are a little tight going in but I can polish them, will cut to length, and drill the holes. Thanks Guys

E5s and E7se,and a 766, Roban bell 222 800 superscale,450 bell 4 bladed head,gobby 380and 420 ,180cfx

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09-29-2017 02:13 PM  8 months agoPost 10
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shafts came in, McMaster---carr, shafts are a little tight going in but I can polish them, will cut to length, and drill the holes
Cool deal, let us know how it goes!

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09-29-2017 08:01 PM  8 months agoPost 11
Calil

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I had to polish mine also. Then it fitted.

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