December 23, 2008

More aileron prep work

Category: Ailerons — Steffen @ 17:38 — Hours: 5

I spent another good days work on the ailerons today. First I took the skins and stiffeners with me to work and primed them. Took me around 2 hours total.
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Then I matchdrilled the aileron spar reinforcement plates…
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After that I deburred the leading edge end-ribs…
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…and matchdrilled them to the leading edges!
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I also matchdrilled the aileron brackets and enlarged the holes for -3 bolts.
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The last thing I did today, was cleco the left aileron leading edge to the spar, and matchdrill the counterweight pipe to the leading edge.
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