Throttle handle, take 2

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4. August 2015 by Peter

I have modified my throttle handles.

Instead of using microswitches for the reverser I have installed a small 10K potentiometer.

This allows for me to move the handle a quarter up hand hols it there to apply 25 % of the reverse thrust and so forth.

See how I have done in this video.

You can get the potentiometers from eBay. I bought mine from TaydaElectronics.


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My name is Peter and I live in Denmark.
I am building the cockpit of a Boeing 737 in my basement using my limited skills and inspiration from fellow builders.
I post my progress on this blog and hope it can be an inspiration to others.

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