I chose to extend the covering to fuel-proof the wing/fuse joint, protecting against the anticipated exhaust. (UltraCote Yellow #885)

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Posted by: tailskid2 on Jul 19, 2006 05:47 AM
I chose to extend the covering to fuel-proof the wing/fuse joint, protecting against the anticipated exhaust. (UltraCote Yellow #885)
 
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The 2-piece landing gear held in place with four bolts (& thread-locker) I threaded into pre-installed blind nuts. Three access holes were pre-cut, so installation was a breeze.
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Wheel pants sure add a lot to the looks of an aircraft, & were easily installed!
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Much more fuel proof.
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Metal clevis & rod used when connected to the rudder. The tailwheel arrangement placed NO stress on the rudder.
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