I used a rectangular brass bar (from Hardware Store) to retard the fore and aft play in the landing gear. It's epoxied inside the gear encasement.

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Posted by: Raehm on Oct 04, 2012 08:32 AM
I used a rectangular brass bar (from Hardware Store) to retard the fore and aft play in the landing gear.  It's epoxied inside the gear encasement.
 
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Another shot of the brass reinforcing rod inside the fuselage. Carbon fiber would have been my first choice, but the rod needs to have a 15 - 20% bend.
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While I did add aluminum spars to both wings, I also found that wing wires really help stablize the wings.
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