Hrs: 8

SB0014

Executing SB0014 and replacing the aluminium rivets with stainless steel rivets.

Required tools:

After removing the rivethead it’s easy to find the tail with a camera and a magnet:

A conduit as a vacuum clear extension helps in cleaning the inside completely:

Masking and galvanic corrosion prevention 1 with Alodine:

Corrosion prevention 2 with 2k epoxy primer:

Cleaning the rivets with Acetone:

Test fit the rivets with cleco’s:

Applying a little bit tank sealant to the rivets:

Riveting in progress:

Ready:

Tomorrow I will clean the remaining tank sealant.