My Kolb Firestar II - 2018

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Re: My Kolb Firestar II - 2018

Postby planecrazzzy » Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:40 pm

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Back to the Battery area...
I wasn't happy with the ground connection to the frame.
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I welded the copper to the u-bolt...and welded the steel bolt to the copper (Saves getting another wrench in this tight area)
I used Silicone Bronze and a little powdered flux and Oxy welded them.
I still tighten the U-bolt to the frame and now I have a very solid connection pressing the copper into the bare/shinny Chromoly
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I have a near by grounding plate , but it's not for this kind of heavier voltage.
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Gotta Fly...
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Battery in the nose cone-taking steel plates out (7).JPG
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