Sunday June 13, 2010
Began right wing bottom skin riveting... (Wings)
3.0 Hours

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So, I've arrived at that part of the build manual where they want me to temporarily install the wings, drill the rear spar attach, and various other things. I spent a good hour cleaning and organizing the shop; then, Emily helped me lift the right wing onto one of my benches.

I bolted the aileron bellcrank brackets to the spar and vacuumed out the inside of the wing.

Time to start riveting on the bottom skins! Obviously, this is a bit of a pain because you have to reach inside to buck these rivets. Here's how I had the skin pulled back for riveting the wing walk ribs.

Slow and careful wins this race.

Here's what I finished before I called it a night.

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