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Re: Stability Of E/Mount

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Posted by Mike Palermiti/">Mike Palermiti on December 2, 1998 09:59:46 UTC

The problems that you are all encountering fall ininto three main catagories:

1] Bearing surface design,both of you have too small of a bearing surface to structurally hold your instruments

2] Gear engagement and worm block design. Rebuilding a marginal design does not improve a thing. A redesign is in order.

3] Gear quality, pitch angle, smoothness. tooth count all contribute to the precision of a drive system. Most likely, your drive train has periodic errors that will limit you, as well too little or too much contact pressure between the gear sets.

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