May 19, 2015

Lots of nutplates

Category: Forward Fuselage — Steffen @ 22:25 — Hours: 2

Picked up the parts from Air Service today, and started riveting the nutplates.
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First I installed the nutplates to the strobe light power supply bracket.
I had to dimple both the bracket holes and the nutplates…
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Nutplates installed.
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Then I riveted the bracket in place. The lower rivets were very hard to reach, but I managed to pull them.
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Finally I did the fuel pump & valve covers.
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