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Old 12-20-2017, 06:01 PM
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Originally Posted by stefanj
Look through the plastic bag!

Estes' units were all plastic. The original, made by a company whose name I don't recall, was metal. Old NAR magazines might have adverts.

I never got my hands on a metal one. Not sure if the mounting spindle was any better.

I have metal Fin-Kwik units. You made it sound like there were two versions of metal Fin-Kwik units. I also have the later version plastic fin alignment jig Estes sold. The Fin-Kwik inventors son had contacted me a number of years back stating he was trying to bring them back to market. Haven't heard anything since.
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