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post #2 of Old 10-29-2013
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Re: Loose shrouds

1. Normally the initial adjustment is done based on a percentage of the breaking strength of the wire. They are indeed adjustable, and you can tune them for different wind strengths. What size are the wires?
2. Yes, Loos gauges are the most common.
3. Can't help you there, but they aren't that expensive.

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