REPAIR YAW, THRUST, ROLL, OR PITCH ILCA INTERMEDIATE CONNECTING LINKS
Work quickly with chilled bushings.
Bushings must be installed before
Remove bushings (2) from dry ice and wipe
clean and dry. Use cloth (E120). Wear goggles.
Wear Kevlar gloves (E187).
The bores of link (1) have a shoulder
on the outside. Install bushings (2) by
While epoxy primer (E292) is wet, press
bushings (2) into bores (5) until fully seated (TM
55-1500-322-24). Use an arbor press.
Wipe off excess primer from bushings (2). Use
cloth (E120) and wear gloves (E184.1). Allow
bearings to warm to room temperature.
Roller or impression stake sleeve (4) to
lug (6) and bearing (3) on both sides. Use
roller swage sleeve staking method or
circumferential line impression staking method
(TM 55-1500-322-24). Use roller kit (T169)
Touch up reworked areas of link (1). Use epoxy
primer (E292.1). Wear gloves (E184.1).
END OF TASK