Hi All
just removed my center spar and had to remove one of the rear spar uprights to get the spar out. Has anyone removed the spar by just removing the 2 FWD spar uprights and how did you do it for the benifit of others?

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Comment by Mark Ertz on January 17, 2010 at 9:11pm
Yes, just removed front uprights. Pretty straight forward w/ no issues. Took off the uprights, then took out the center section. Maybe I am missing something, but it was w/o diffeculty.
Comment by Jake Reyna on January 17, 2010 at 7:38am
Chris, it's much easier to remove all of the Uprights. Then lift the Center Spar straight up and over the seat pan and lay flat. I detailed in my Install blog. I originally removed one rear upright, but still struggled and scratched paint.

Here is a link to my Center Spar Assembly blog at minimum, it has additional pictures.

Comment by Louis W. Ott on January 17, 2010 at 12:54am
I had to remove one of the rear uprights too. I couldn't see how to get it out without damaging something otherwise.

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