Great Planes Mechanical Retracts .40

Tower Stock# LXUY32  •  Manufacturer Stock# GPMQ2905
Great Planes Mechanical Retracts .40 (large view)
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Notes from our tech department:
These are .40 size Non-Rotating Mechanical Retracts from Great Planes.
Ideal for .40 size glow powered aircraft.

FEATURES

88°degrees of movement compensates for 0° to 2° wing dihedral
Aerodynamic low-profile design
Positive up and down locking positions
Fiber-reinforced, Dark Blue injection-molded nylon housing for
added strength.
Chromed metal struts with two shock absorbing coils
Pre-assembled strut and housing for easy installation
Comes packaged in a hangable clear plastic rectangular box with
wheel mounting diagram and actual size mounting template.
One year quality guarantee

INCLUDES

Two mechanical retract assemblies
Four pushnuts (friction washers) for installing wheels
Two adjustable axles
Two cap head screws for mounting axles (M3.2x5)

REQUIREMENTS

File a flat spot on the gear strut for mounting axle
Cutting off un-needed strut length
3mm allen head wrench to tighten cap head screws
Clevis', wire pushrods, retract servo, wheels, and mounting hardware
to install and operate retracts.

SPECIFICATIONS

Strut Length: 6.9" (175mm) (bottom of mounting plate to tip)
Strut Diameter: .140" (3.5mm)
Net Weight: 1.9 oz (54g) per gear unit
Housing Width: .8" (20mm)
Housing Height: .95" (24.13mm)
Mounting Plate Width: 1.5" (30.5mm)
Mounting Plate Length: 1.5" (30.5mm)
Mounting Holes Width: 1.2" (30.5mm) (side to side on-center)
Mounting Holes Length: 1" (25.4mm) (front to rear on-center)
Axle Diameter: 5/32" (3.5mm)
Axle Length: 1" (25.4mm)
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