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Will a new govenor work right if it has a max pullthru that is about 125 lbs less than the original. They have Otis safties. Thanks.
-- Rick Hoebbel (Rozyl134@aol.com), February 23, 2005
Rick I have seen companies just repair the governors instead of replacing them because a gov replacement require a inspector to whitness a full load safety test after the replacement and then also change the job records for equipment change. I dont know what safties you have but if you have a flyball gov there are very common and fully repairable. You have a range of pull thru on the gov with a dyno and a range of slide with the safties. I even have a chrome plated governor in my office.
-- Jim (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 23, 2005.