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I was wondering if anyone has evaluated any project management software for planning and tracking progress in building a homebuilt. Being a software developer, I routinely deal with Jira and…Continue
I am trying to figure out the rivet hole placement for the diagonal L-angles on the side skins.The diagonal that is between the horizontal tail frames is well specified. However the placement of the…Continue
I finished drilling the pilot holes to attach the bottom wingskin to the the left wing.
The video documents the setup that I used so when I am ready to do the right wing, I can
duplicate the same setup.
While preparing to drill the bottom wing skin to the ribs, I wanted to be sure that the center line of the ribs were straight.
When doing top wing skin I had used a metal strip with holes drilled in a straightline to be able to verify straightness.
The improved version uses a 1/8" acrylic strip about 2 inches wide with a line drawn to verify the center line of the rib flange is straight.
In addtion, two red lines were added that would give me a warning if a drilled hole…Continue
After a lot of prep work on my lifting sling, I finally was able to flip my wing upside down.
Overall I am happy with the results. I had complete control of the wing at all times.
After I get a chance to use it few times and fine tune my process, I plan to make video showing it in action.…Continue