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Chriss Foss Wot 4 ARTF Wing Bolt Size?

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John Gregson 210/08/2015 10:33:39
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Hi All, I managed to pull the threads on one of my wing bolts fastening the wing on my Wot 4 the other day. crying 2 Does anyone know the size of the wing bolts on a Chris Foss Wot 4 ARTF? they don't appear to be metric, and Ripmax don't seem to know either.

Many Thanks....Regards....John

Mark a10/08/2015 11:15:41
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Hi John

If I were you i'd remove the captive nuts and fit metric nuts and plastic bolts. I think 6mm should do it and you can get them off e-bay.

Tomtom3910/08/2015 11:22:35
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Its a "funny" thread (I have had the same conversation with both my LMS and Ripmax!!)

I took out the captive nuts that were in the model and replaced them with ones that would take M6 plastic wing joiner bolts (so that I didn't have to keep searching for my screwdriver down at the field)

John Gregson 210/08/2015 12:19:59
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Thanks for the replies Guys. You have confirmed what I had in the back of my mind really that I would end up replacing the stock fasteners with some 6mm captive nuts and plastic bolts.

Cheers......John

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