Light Weight Pop Apart Landing Gear "Timex Landing Gear"

"It takes a licking and keeps on ticking"

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Hopefully the pictures are self explanatory as I did not want to make a bunch of hand sketches.


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First Picture Shows the assemble gear on My Pico Cub, a 18 oz Airplane

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Here is the underside, being I rubber band the gear on, you need to have cross pins just like a wing mount for the gear to rubber band to.   The center kris cross  bands are not necessary for the landing gear, in this case they just keep the batter pack from falling out.

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Close up of the Rubber Band Mounting

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Battery pack rubber bands removed to show just the landing gear mounting.

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Here are 2 pictures the landing off the airframe but still assembled

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Now for the details

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And I have to get a bit wordy here to describe the setup.

Two Last picture showing the wires all fitted into the brass tubing with the wheel & with the wheel removed.

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