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Jun 29, 2018, 11:32 PM
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More bottom wing center sheet.

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Jun 29, 2018, 11:33 PM
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Looks great!
Jul 03, 2018, 06:38 PM
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Looks great!


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Jul 03, 2018, 06:40 PM
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Lower wing bottom sheeting.

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Jul 06, 2018, 09:05 PM
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Building the cabane. It is easy to get some Ďtwistí in the piano wire bends. The plans call for J-clamps. Instead Iím using zip ties.

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Jul 06, 2018, 10:03 PM
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Looks good!
Jul 08, 2018, 12:36 AM
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Looks good!


Thanks 🙏
Jul 08, 2018, 12:42 AM
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Soldering sheet metal for top wing mount. This took a long time to heat the metal with my soldering iron.

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Testing wing position. Itís fun to see some progress.

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Drilling holes in top wing and installing blind nuts. Difficult to get blind nuts in the space between the spars.

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Jul 15, 2018, 01:13 AM
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Planing and sanding bottom wing. Now fits in wing saddle.

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Test fitting wings reveal the top wing sits slightly rear and high from the cabane. Next milestone is reinforcing the wing center sections and then mounting to fuselage.

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Jul 21, 2018, 11:45 PM
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Pressing the top wing blind nuts 🥜 into place. The challenge here is the nuts reside under the spars. Later, I epoxied them in place.

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Jul 25, 2018, 09:23 PM
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Mounting bottom wing! Plans leave zero margin for the wing.

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Jul 29, 2018, 10:37 PM
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Mounting top wing. Aligned front bolt first and drilled. Then aligned rear bolt.

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Aug 19, 2018, 10:41 AM
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Wing sheeting and sanding

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Hinge slot cutting

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Mar 16, 2019, 07:01 PM
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Some recent progress: fuselage and turtle deck sheeting.

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Mar 16, 2019, 07:12 PM
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And some shots of the tail.

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