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An understanding of the procedures followed in assembling Rotor #1 will help you in putting
this rotor together. Specific references are frequently made here to steps in Rotor #1 assembly
where the same procedures or other information apply, rather than repeat the same material; but
even in other steps it may be helpful to read through the corresponding material given for Rotor
*3 standard 45 Imperial gallon (55 US gallon) oil drums
*About 32' of 12" wide x 1" thick boards, to be used in 3 4 1/2" lengths, for rotor discs
*About 10' of steel angle for disc braces
*About 14' of flat steel strip for disc braces
*About 5' of 1/4" thick x 1 1/2" wide steel strip, for disc/shaft brackets