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PostSubject: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 9:27 am

So I got these flanged ball bearing that measure ID 8mm and OD 22mm to try on my T-90 chassis (One for my T-72B and one for my MS-90).  Turns out that the plastic chassis opening is 20mm, so no biggie, but then I realized that the drive shaft is just over 8mm (8.06mm). So anyone has any idea how I can fit this ? What are my chances of sanding down the shaft evenly by about 0.6mm over all ? No chance in hell ?

Bigger question is how.
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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 12:56 pm

Hi Mike,

I've done it using my lathe and sandpaper.

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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 1:14 pm

Well I don't have a lathe so that's the end of that.......
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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 1:47 pm

Just realized that if I run the gearbox with a sand paper then it is kinda like a lathe..........  :-)
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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 2:22 pm

Hey Barry, what did you use on the lathe ? Metal sand paper or just regular sand paper ?
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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 6:07 pm

Hey Mike,

I used wet dry, Aluminum Oxide.

I would try using a drill maybe before using the gearbox assuming you have a drill that runs pretty true.

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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 6:27 pm

Barry worked like a charm. I just run the gearbox and then wrap a sand paper around the shaft and off we go. Only took about 5 mins on each side !
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PostSubject: Re: Drive shaft width   Drive shaft width Icon_minitimeTue May 19, 2020 6:57 pm

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