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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3361 on: May 12, 2012, 01:33:48 AM »
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3362 on: May 12, 2012, 05:04:05 AM »
And the screens are not included. Wow.
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3363 on: May 12, 2012, 12:58:23 PM »
http://www.ebay.com/itm/AIRCRAFT-HYD-PANEL-P-N-69-17767-1-/390382915193?pt=Motors_Aviation_Parts_Gear&vxp=mtr&hash=item5ae4a28e79

Included on the panel:
3 - round top locking toggle (Hard to find)
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2 - 2 inch gauge clamps

On buy it now for 56.25 +10.00 Shipping
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3364 on: May 13, 2012, 06:55:49 PM »
http://www.ebay.com/itm/AIRCRAFT-HYD-PANEL-P-N-69-17767-1-/390382915193?pt=Motors_Aviation_Parts_Gear&vxp=mtr&hash=item5ae4a28e79

Included on the panel:
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2 - 2 inch gauge clamps

On buy it now for 56.25 +10.00 Shipping
If you want toggles, this ain't bad. It includes around 40 switches, but I can't vouch for any of them being the right ones ! Buy it now - $125
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BOEING-DOUGLAS-COCKPIT-SWITCH-LOT-/350565220950?pt=Motors_Aviation_Parts_Gear&hash=item519f50c256&vxp=mtr
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3365 on: May 13, 2012, 10:33:38 PM »
Well now I am mad. I just purchased a Waltham clock from ebay and the seller sends me a message saying that ebay put a hold on his product and my money.  :grumbl: :grumbl:. I was about to tear into ebay but the seller refunded me the money. I still don't have a clock though. :bat: :bat: :bat:
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3366 on: May 13, 2012, 11:24:25 PM »
He is telling you the truth too.
That is why I no longer sell on Ebay.
They are making money on your money, holding it in their bank collecting intrest on it. :bat:
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3367 on: May 13, 2012, 11:30:33 PM »
I sent him a message asking if he would sell it outside of ebay.
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3368 on: May 14, 2012, 01:06:52 AM »
I sent him a message asking if he would sell it outside of ebay.

He says that he is willing to sell it to me outside of ebay, but now the problem is the risk that I have to take sending him money without any security.
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3369 on: May 14, 2012, 02:31:56 AM »

If you want toggles, this ain't bad. It includes around 40 switches, but I can't vouch for any of them being the right ones ! Buy it now - $125
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BOEING-DOUGLAS-COCKPIT-SWITCH-LOT-/350565220950?pt=Motors_Aviation_Parts_Gear&hash=item519f50c256&vxp=mtr

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Great score, dude! Guys, this is how you can fill out your panels cheap. Almost all of the software for programming switches lets you configure them how you need, so dont be scared to mix and mismatch them. If you have to have them totally real, then at least fill the holes till you get the correct ones. Some of them dont work in BMS anyway so use the wrong ones there.
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EXT LIGHTING, only one of the WING/TAIL switches is used.
FUEL panel, TANK INERTING is not used and you would NEVER turn off the MASTER fuel switch.
NUCLEAR CONSENT does nothing. There are more, try them. Just roll the cursor over the switch and see if it changes. A lot do work though, thanks to the incredible Dev team that is obsessed with making BMS real. Real pilots check their work down to the last detail. Everyone ows them a huge thank you for their efforts.
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3370 on: May 14, 2012, 03:12:23 AM »
Sold!!! to me :)
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3371 on: May 14, 2012, 06:25:12 AM »
Tim,
Great score, dude! Guys, this is how you can fill out your panels cheap.......
Cheers  :)
I got heaps of my switches using this method. There are lots of commercial Boeing panels out there and a lot of them are at least worth a close look..
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3372 on: May 14, 2012, 06:47:47 AM »
Yeah was a great find, thanks for sharing it!
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3373 on: May 15, 2012, 06:59:48 PM »
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Re: eBay heads-up
« Reply #3374 on: May 15, 2012, 07:44:21 PM »

Would this by any chance be the same force sensor used in the original stick ?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/VIATRAN-3185ARGDH-Pressure-Transducer-0-250-PSIG-/270978087741?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3f178d7b3d


The original stick uses multiple, redundant LVDTs. Completely different technology. Pressure transducers like this typicaly have a diaphram with strain gages. Some transducers have the electronics inside, as this one apparently does.