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Second trim tab

The first trim tab was not straight therefore I build another one.

I followed the same procedure as the first trim tab. Since it’s not possible to spray the primer inside the trim tab I prepared it with use of Aluprep 33 and Alodine 1200 and finally sprayed a layer of primer where the hinge will be riveted. Because the piano hinge, that was shipped with the kit, was too short I created a new one with the same length as the trim tab. And I had to shorten the rivets again.

Final result after rivetting:

Left side:

Right side:

I forgot to order new brackets for the trim servo so that’s something for the todo list: