I'm working on a M1A1HA with a mine plow

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I'm working on a M1A1HA with a mine plow

Joined: June 13th, 2005, 8:08 am

June 13th, 2005, 8:16 am #1

Yes I'm working on a M1A1HA with a mine plow, and my question this is. What can you use as the cable that conects the mine plow to the drivers hatch. I'm totaly clueless on this part, and if anyone can help me, I would be very thankful.
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Joined: April 19th, 2005, 9:21 am

June 13th, 2005, 9:04 am #2

I think I used a length of vinyl tubing from another kit (some Tamiya kits have this included for use as hoses etc., and you usually end up with some left), but you could also use thin electrical cable, or a length of copper wire, or even solder, and yet another option is fishing line. As long as it's easy to bend into shape and/or glue down, it will work. Be creative
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Joined: June 13th, 2005, 8:08 am

June 13th, 2005, 10:17 am #3

Thanks, I'll try that, have you ever had a kit that came with something to use, and if you can remeber, what kit it was?
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Joined: April 18th, 2005, 3:20 pm

June 13th, 2005, 2:55 pm #4

Cam,

The HobbyCraft/Trumpeter kit comes wth a 6" length of vinyl tubing. I picked up this kit @ HobbyLobby for $10.00USD.


hth,
Greg Harting
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Joined: April 15th, 2004, 2:12 am

June 14th, 2005, 8:13 pm #5

Yes I'm working on a M1A1HA with a mine plow, and my question this is. What can you use as the cable that conects the mine plow to the drivers hatch. I'm totaly clueless on this part, and if anyone can help me, I would be very thankful.
have the vinyl tubing included..if not you can get it from many different ones..the tamiya flak being 1 ...or you can use 16 gague wire for it..
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