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#1 Jacob Waage

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Posted 01 January 2016 - 03:13 PM

Hi all,

 

Recently I've noticed some noise from my Zephyr arm while operating rigs in the top of the Zephyr's weight range. Can't tell if the sound comes from the springs or other parts of the arm. Anyone of you having the same experience? Any thoughts?

 

Happy new year.

 

Jacob

 

 


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#2 Ryan Brooks

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Posted 01 January 2016 - 09:42 PM

What does the noise sound like? Squeak? Grind?
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#3 Mark Baluk

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Posted 02 January 2016 - 02:44 AM

Probably a squeak, right? I get it too sometimes.


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#4 Jacob Waage

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Posted 02 January 2016 - 02:59 AM

Yes, it's squeaking... Any way to avoid this?
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#5 Ryan Brooks

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Posted 02 January 2016 - 03:32 PM

I've had the same issue. Mine was coming from the base of the gimbal handle and where it meets the arm. Most often in the cold. I used a touch of lubricate. Helps.
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#6 Victor Lazaro

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Posted 02 January 2016 - 04:41 PM

A small spray of acf-50 around the arm's joints should do the trick.
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