Paul nailed my camera.
Then he went into inspection mode:
We found a bit 'o rubber. Wonder where that came from?
Before we put the washers in, we found a small stress crack:
Marked the bolts and washers to make sure they don't shift over time (before testing):
After we tested it, we realized Paul broke it. Why? Not enough reinforcement. We've discussed future plans.
The mount needs to be stiffer, but the vibration damping definitely took out about half the vibration in the steering wheel. That part worked, but the mount itself needs to be much stronger:
We'll drink a few somethings or other and talk about it some more.