Dukes Type Comanche Landing Gear Transmission Service Notes

Dukes Transmission Service Components

Components used in servicing your Dukes transmission

Dukes Transmission Service Bearing Install Tool

New needle bearing and installation tool

Dukes Transmission Service New Seal

New seal installed

Dukes Transmission Service New Bearing Retainer

New bearing installed; retainer installed with thread locking compound

Dukes Transmission Service Gear Jack Install

Gear and jack screw reinstalled

Dukes Transmission Service Shaft Bearing

New bearing at drive shaft

Dukes Transmission Service Retainer Thread Lock

Thread locker for retainer

Dukes Transmission Service Gears Jack Assembly

Further assembly of gears and jack screw

Dukes Transmission Service New Locknut Install

New locknut installed

Dukes Transmission Service Endplate o-Ring

Endplate with new O-Ring and Duke’s special lubricant

Dukes Transmission Service Traversing Nut Ballbearings

Traversing nut with new balls installed

Dukes Transmission Service Traversing Nut Install

Traversing nut installed onto jack screw

Dukes Transmission Service Finished

The finished product; notice the fresh cadmium plating on the tube and powder coated release mechanism

Dukes Transmission Service Finished 2

Here’s another one with the motor and brake assembly installed