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Thread: Para LDA Hammer and Sear Location. HELP!

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    Once you have verified proper functioning, it would be great for posterity if you would publish those dimensions.
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    That was my original intentions. Of course, but theirs a reason why you can't find these on the internet. My guess is Patents since they are still kind of in business.

    I really don't feel like getting sued, or maybe I'm over thinking it.
    I really, really want to share but I don't think I can.
    I don't look forward to making $ with these, sh_t I would make a drill fixture for free for some one because that's what kind of guy I am.

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    I am sure Ted's Szabo patents have now expired. What was the first year the LDA came out?
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    The LDA came out in either 2000 or 2001.

    Whether or not the patents have expired, a patent only prevents second or third parties from making a profit from a first party's intellectual property. You can't sell copies of Ted Szabo's drawings (if they exist). I don't think a patent, if still in force, prevents you from sharing a sketch of an object and saying the distance from hole A to hole B is 'X,' and the distance from hole A to hole C is 'Y.'
    Hawkmoon
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    You make a good point grasshopper.
    I made two drawing versions on SolidWorks, one has dimensions and the other has hole names with dimensions.

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    Coordinate with Hawkmoon on how we can have these files posted on the site. I do not think most people can open a Solidworks file, so we may have to come up with something different. Hawk should know about these.
    John Caradimas SV1CEC
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    Draw1 Hammer Sear Location.jpg

    I converted to a JPEG.
    Here you go.

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