GP7/9 Intake Shutters Set #14861
Here is a photo of the front shutters in the unformed shutters. You will notice that the frame in half etched and these surfaces will be folded together to give
a full thickness frame once everything is bent and folded together. Not shown in this photo, but if you examine the parts in package you will notice there are l
left facing and right facing shutters.
First bend half of the shutters up to almost 90 degrees. This is up in the direction of the half etch area. the other half of the shutters will be bent down in
the opposite direction about 90 degrees. Make sure you always bend the same groups of shutters up vs. down on all sets to make sure you have the both sides of your
As the two halves come together you will notice how the shutters slide between each other. The positioning tabs should also line up.
Firmly press the halves together at the hinge points. Once together, all of the inter lock tabs should be all lined up and everything should like one solid piece.
The shutters mount to the inside surface of the shell. The larger surface, the hinge edge, is the bottom of the shutters.
Once installed, the shutters can be positioned from the outside. Open, closed, about any position is possible.
Proto2000 GP7 / GP9 intake shutters
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