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Sunday, March 31, 2013

Skinning horizontal stab 3 hours 312 total

Today I worked on skinning the horizontal stabilizer. I've got half done and half to go

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Horizontal stab ribs and skins 2 hours

Today I made the elevator counterbalance ribs, and the hor. Stab. Tip ribs. I also cut my skins and bent one of them. I haven't had room on my phone for photos but will post as soon as I can

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Fuel tank 2hours

Tonight I cut out my fuel tank blanks. Tomorrow I will form them up at work

Monday, March 18, 2013

Horizontal stab/rudder pedals 6 hours

The past few days I've worked on the horizontal stabilizer frame work. I also made my "final" touches on my rudder pedal assembly and mounted them the the fuselage with clecos. Took some adjustment to ensure that I don't press the brake accidentally with full rudder deflection, but have the brake right there if I need it. I ordered some material for my fuel tank and cockpit cables.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Trim tab, hor. Stab spar 6 hours

The past few days I've worked on ribs and forming blocks for the horizontal stabilizer. Also ribs for the vertical stabilizer. I also put the wings on the fuselage to see what it looked like. Also painted my pedals

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Rudder pedals and access door 4 hrs

Tonight I worked on priming and paint my rudder pedal parts. I also riveted the nut plates for the access door for the rudder pedals