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Re: TQC Strut Mounts/Bearings
In a message dated 97-06-24 23:36:50 EDT, ptimmerm@mashtun.JPL.NASA.GOV
<< Funny you mention it. I talked to a guy at VCHC
who said he tried the cheaper 4K strut bearings, which
only lasted for about 6 months. I would stay away, as it
is penny wise and pound foolish.
I agree. From what I hear, if you're going to put new strut bearings in an
urq, go with the originals (PN# 857-412-323-B, I believe). I spoke with 2
q-heads this past weekend who need them, and the one has had the same
short-lived experience with the 4kq strut bearings. It's enough work to go
through without having to have to do it all over again after 6 mos-2 years.