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Old 01-19-2013, 09:20 AM   #1
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I noticed that my main rotor is a little sloppy and that the screw is stripped. Has anyone replaced it with a longer screw and nut or is there a better way to go?

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Old 01-19-2013, 09:39 AM   #2
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Either a nut and bolt or just change the shaft. If that hole is stripped, it might be cracked to that point anyway. Look close.
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Old 01-19-2013, 01:00 PM   #3
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Be careful trying to use a longer screw and nut. Remember the stock shaft is hollow. tightening too much could crack the shaft. If you do just snug it and a tiny drop of locktite on protruding theads to keep screw from backing out.
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