How to Build an Adapter for the Saitek Trim Wheel

I made this adapter so you can mount the excellent Saitek Trim Wheel under the Saitek Throttle Quadrants.

 

Download the Template here (Adobe pdf)

 

You can also download the script for the DIY video  (Adobe pdf)

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Materials

1x6 wood board
Pan head screws, M4 x 0.7, 20 mm long
Pan head screws, M4 x 0.7, 25 mm long

Tools

Drill Press
3/16" drill bit
3/8" drill bit
3/4" spade bit
Clamp
Masking tape
Screwdriver
Spray paint
Scissors
Saw
Hammer and nail
Marker or pencil

 

Video: Build the Saitek Trim Wheel Adapter

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