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Monday, April 13, 2009
Landing gear with fittings, tires for trial fit. Amazing what you discover!. Starboard fitting for gear wire too tight and probable always was.Needs to be filed down. Brtake lines need to be replumbed and relocated. Required bolts are different from plans.
Friday, April 10, 2009
Continuing with the fabricing of the flight controls using the "green" Stewart system of water-born coatings. This is the fill coats; grey UV protection. Excellent stuff to work with-tastes very similar to latex paint.Second job of the week was installing the vertical stab leading edge aluminum. The rotating jig brought tears of joy to my eyes. Im as proud of it as a new daddy. Pics show fuselage rotated to ite side to nail the skin on.