What is this bracket & wire??

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What is this bracket & wire??

Postby dstates » Thu Feb 13, 2020 5:23 pm

I have a cable running in my RH wing that is not connected on either end. The inboard connector is at the wing root and the outboard end is about 6-8 ft out in the wing. There is an access panel there and an empty bracket. I don’t see a bracket like it in the parts catalog.

Any thoughts on what this was for?

Doug

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Re: What is this bracket & wire??

Postby gahorn » Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:08 pm

Remote compass flux valve/sensor. (Ventured guess)
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Re: What is this bracket & wire??

Postby johneeb » Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:22 pm

WAG # 2 Camera wiring, maybe Early U2 prototype ( where is Mike the U2 pilot?)
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Re: What is this bracket & wire??

Postby c170b53 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:39 am

Logbooks, huh, yeah
What is it good for
Absolutely nothing . Say it again, why'all :D
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Re: What is this bracket & wire??

Postby DoubleOught » Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:20 pm

Camera mount , I had one in my "48 C-170, I have 3 Flare launcher tubes in my '53 C-170
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Re: What is this bracket & wire??

Postby mit » Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:25 pm

What George said :?
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