[TowerTalk] Re: What Should I Pay for Alliance HD-73-I Rotor?

DavidC DavidC" <eDoc@netzero.net
Sun, 26 Mar 2000 19:50:08 -0500

My neighbor is one of those mechanical geniuses and knowing
that motivates some inventive thinking to test his creativity!

Given the weakness of the HD-73 brake could not a supplemental
external brake be installed on the mast?  Perhaps something tied to
the brake switch on the HD-73 control box with a small delay?

- Thanks! & 73, DavidC  K1YP in Hudson, FL


> I don't recommend going with much over a 4 element tribander! The HD-73
has a
> poor brake and the rotor will windmill on ya -- mine did with just the
> but never any damage --
> GL  Val   W5PUT

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