As mentioned a few days ago; the left outside skin fits but some fixes are required to have a nice fit, this is part 1:
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One hole of the inside skins and the angle attached to the side rails didn’t align and needed a fix.
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Riveting of the center console skins and installation of the inside front skins.
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It’s easier to glue the foam to the inside panels before they are installed in the airplane.
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Since the outside skin doesn’t fit some fixes were required for the front inside skins.
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Test fitting the left side skin to investigate which corrective actions are needed.
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Before the CF side skins can be test fitted the joining skins between the CF and RF must be installed.
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Also the outside of the CF skin had corrosion that needed to be removed.
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Unfortunately the outside CF skins have quite some corrosion which needed to be resolved.
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The construction manual calls for making spacers before riveting the side skins to make sure the wings will fit later. However my wing spars are thicker than expected and don’t fit in the carry through. Continue reading “Thickness wing spars”