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post #3 of Old 12-11-2002
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how much play in cables. for stearing

Your cable needs to be snug but not play music on. Your autopilot it trying to compensate for the backlash in the cable. Also check your rudder. Make sure it turns without restriction and without backlash in the pivot arm. Check the cable sheeves, make sure they turn smoothly. Also if the cable is too tight it''ll cause undue wear on the sheeves and other bearings..........Del
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