Using Nord-Lock Washers
Nord-Lock wedge washers are another way to safety a nut and bolt from loosening. Charlie Becker from the EAA staff demonstrates the use of Nord-Lock washers and how they work.
In Hardware, Cable and Safetying
Rubber Lined Zip Tie
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation shows off a new product, grip lock ties. Using rubber as a cushion this zip tie is sure to be useful in many areas of a homebuilt airplane.
Rod End Bearings
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation discusses rod end bearning installation.
Adjusting Control Cable Tension
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation discusses checking the tension for aircraft control cables.
Turnbuckle Safety Clips
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation demonstrates the installation of turnbuckle locking clips.
Turnbuckle Safety Single Wrap
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation demonstrates the single wrap method to safety wire a turnbuckle.
Installing Clevis Pins
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation demonstrates the installation and discusses the uses for clevis pins.