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Old 05-01-2011, 07:55 AM
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Default quick release body retainer question.

i have been searching for a post that has a tech tip for building some body retainers that are easier to remove. they had some sort of dongle on the clips.

problem is that i cant seem to find the post.

any suggestions or does anybody know where the link is?
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Old 05-01-2011, 08:21 AM
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Why not just use some zipties?

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i have been searching for a post that has a tech tip for building some body retainers that are easier to remove. they had some sort of dongle on the clips.

problem is that i cant seem to find the post.

any suggestions or does anybody know where the link is?
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Old 05-01-2011, 08:32 AM
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well that comes to mind.

however this is a hobby and i think that it would be a good project for dirt cheap and would make my savage better.

seems as though people are using fuel tubing with the zip ties.
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I just pull mine off with my tuning screwdriver.
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i use the zip tie with the fuel tubing method. works great...
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i use the zip tie with the fuel tubing method. works great...
Me too!
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i use the zip tie with the fuel tubing method. works great...
Me too!
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me not.
i just pull on the wire to remove them, and i never loose bodyclips anymore.
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Old 05-02-2011, 09:34 AM
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me not.
i just pull on the wire to remove them, and i never loose bodyclips anymore.

thats what i was looking for. what did you use saltwater fishing leader?
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Old 05-03-2011, 06:38 AM
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Default RE: quick release body retainer question.

no, i used 1/16(if i remember right) stainless wire that is sold to the feet in a hardware store. (around 1.50/feet)
then you will need the little aluminum peices that you crush with visegrips to hold the wire in a loop.

when i will do others, i will use smaller wire because i find this one to be way overkill... and not flex enought, but it still get the job done !
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i use the zip tie with the fuel tubing method. works great...
Me too!
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then you will need the little aluminum peices that you crush with visegrips to hold the wire in a loop.
Will soldering work?

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