The joining plate had 1 hole that was misaligned with the side rail angles which needed some attention.
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After the test fit of the rudder pedals I took them apart for painting the inside dark gray, time to reassemble the pedals.
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Today’s task was installing the side rails.
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Nothing special, just a couple of hours painting several parts.
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I received the new eyebolts from TAF because non of my original eyebolts were okay according to SB0020. With the new eyebolts I could install the pushrods.
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Installing rudder cables sleeves and flap motor.
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Paint and Alodine touch up on the brackets and torque tubes.
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After the control sticks it was time to test fit the flap en elevator torque tubes and make them run with minimum resistance.
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Before adding more parts to the fuselage it’s better to add the controls. Other builders informed me that some adjustments are needed to make sure the controls move smooth and this is easier now since the center fuselage is quite accessible now.
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