This morning I whipped together a “precision aircraft balancer” (like the Great Planes “C.G. Machine”.) I built it out of $5.57 worth of PVC pipe and connectors from Fleet Farm and it probably took me an hour at the most.
Here is my concept drawing:
Here you are looking at $5.57 worth of PVC parts purchased locally. The one flaw in the original design is that no one locally sold those 3-way corner connectors. Maybe they don’t even exist? So I made an on the fly design change while I was shopping. The new design uses …
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