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Old 01-06-2004, 08:21 PM
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Default RE: Pin or not

I had hinges come loose in my trainer because I didn't do a good job gluing them in. Now I do a good job gluing them in and always pin them. They probably wouldn't come out even if I didn't use the pins, but I prefer to crash my planes from pilot error and not have them go in because something failed that I could have easily prevented. Necessary - maybe not. But pinning my hinges makes me feel better.