[amsat-bb] Re: where to get Fiberglass rod for elevation rotors

Gary "Joe" Mayfield gary_mayfield at hotmail.com
Sat Nov 1 11:00:15 PDT 2008

Steel tubing works great, and is readily available, strong and cheap.  You
can find the details here:


Joe kk0sd

-----Original Message-----
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Alan P. Biddle
Sent: Saturday, November 01, 2008 10:45 AM
To: 'James French'; 'AMSAT-BB'
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: where to get Fiberglass rod for elevation rotors


If your friend has lots of money, M2 has a heavy duty split design with a
metal section in the middle to allow you to really tighten down on the


There are other ways to accomplish that with less expensive hollow booms.


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