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563060-67 Canopy Latch Installation
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installstrikertemporaryhardwareshownreplacewithhardwarespecifiedperdrawing_small.jpg canopylatchboltmeasureperdrawingfromwindshieldbowtubetostartofthreads_small.jpg roughgrinddepthpastthreadsperdrawingneedtosquarethecornertofinish_small.jpg holdboltinviseforfinishinggrinderleavesroundedcorner_small.jpg grinderleavesroundedcornerfinishflattodepthandlengthperdrawing_small.jpg flatshouldendwithsquarecornerandhaveslighttaperperdrawing_small.jpg ifneededcleanupboltthreadswithasmalltrianglefile_small.jpg latchboltfinished_small.jpg insidelatchhookplatecutoutfullsizetemplateneedtomeasurethexdistance_small.jpg
tomeasurexdistanceclimbinsideclampcanopyshutwithoneeightthickscrapspacers_small.jpg measuredistancebetweencanopybowlatchstrikerandcanopylatchbolt_small.jpg usedinexpensivecalipersetthemeasurementthenlockreadmeasurementwithruler_small.jpg spacersholdcanopyopenoneeighthinchtomakeroomforrubberseal_small.jpg aligntemplateonmaterialfirstpunchonlythetoptwopilotholes_small.jpg usexmeasurementbetweencanopystrikerandlatchboltlocateandpunchbottomhole_small.jpg forbestaccuracydrilloneeighthpilotholesfirst_small.jpg thenreamtheholestosizeperdrawing_small.jpg holesalldrilled_small.jpg
cutouttherestofthetemplate_small.jpg usesprayadhesiveattachtemplatetomaterialroughcutnotchforlatch_small.jpg usegrindertofinishshapingtheoutside_small.jpg usecutoffwheeltoshapethenotchforthelatch_small.jpg carefullyroundthecorneratthelatchhook_small.jpg roundthecornerjustenoughtoallowthebolttogetintothenotch_small.jpg boltinlatchhooklockedposition_small.jpg wantasmoothrampfromthelocknotchtothesafetyhook_small.jpg usesolventtoreleasethetemplatelatchhookroughcuttingdone_small.jpg
smoothandroundalltheoutsideedgeswiththesandingdisk_small.jpg useasmoothfiletofinishtheedgesinthelatchnotch_small.jpg canopylatchhookdone_small.jpg checklatchhookfitinstallonwindshieldbowwithtemporarybolt_small.jpg firsttrythesafetyhookshouldhaveaboutonequarterinchgaplooksok_small.jpg closethelatchoopsnogapbetweencanopyandwindshieldneedtoadjustlatch_small.jpg marklatchtoremovematerialandincreasegapwhencanopyisclosed_small.jpg roundfileusedtotrimlatchhook_small.jpg stoppedshortofthelinetestingfitbeforeremovingmorematerial_small.jpg
checkfitshouldhaveoneeighthgapwheninfulllatchedposition_small.jpg latchhandleplatecutoutfullsizetemplateusecuttingpatternsformaterial_small.jpg brazeweldlatchhooktohandleonbothsideswithgenerousfilletontheinside_small.jpg latchalignmentplatecutoutfullsizetemplate_small.jpg cutoutonbandsaw_small.jpg cleanupedgeswithsandingdisk_small.jpg drawcenterlineonalignmentplate_small.jpg uselatchhooktolocatethenotchandhole_small.jpg usedcircletemplatetofinishdrawingholeandnotchlocation_small.jpg

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