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Paul Lousick25/05/2019 00:00:10
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I recently found this video on Youtube about model flyball governors which are for sale on Banggood.

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Blue Heeler25/05/2019 01:13:05
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They are well machined, they can be a little stiff at first though.

Paul Lousick25/05/2019 02:45:04
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A little stiff is not be a problem they should loosen up as they wear in as they operate. Better than being too loose. And you can't complain about the price.

Paul.

Ian S C25/05/2019 14:18:58
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I see that the connector thread is 1/4" 40 tpi, and the steel parts are stainless, TC in the video thought the threads might be metric, and he wasn't sure on the steel type. Nice bit of kit.

Ian S C

Andrew Johnston25/05/2019 14:40:57
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Actually stiffness (presumably friction) may stop the governor working properly. At best it will lead to hunting.

Andrew

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