May 27, 2015

Fuel pump tubing

Category: Forward Fuselage — Steffen @ 18:38 — Hours: 2.5

To be able to rivet the forward cover support angles, I had to wait with setting the final rivet in the nutplates.
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I still had problems getting to these blind rivets, so I altered my rivet puller like this:
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That’s better..
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Installed! 🙂
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After that I mounted the fuel pump and filter assy.
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Now I could begin making the fuel lines.
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After some deburring, I could make the first flange
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Next bend…
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That’s as far as I could get for now.
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I installed the fittings in the fuel valve, but I need some material to make threaded spacers for the valve.
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