December 2017


Dimpling & Priming Skins

Used the soldering iron to remove the vinyl from the outside rivet lines.  Then deburred the skin edges using the Vixen File and then the 1″ Scotchbrite Wheel on my 90º Die Grinder. Hole Deburring…



Horizontal Stabiliser 08-02 to 08-06

The components are getting bigger! Deburring Lots of deburring to come, so trying to hone my skills! This time I’m deburring all the component edges prior to fitting/clecoing to prevent scratches. The holes can be…


Rudder 07-12 Finished!

The manual in Section 5 recommends using a small mushroom head on a rivet gun to drive the TE rivet shop heads into the dimples. But others have had success using a squeezer with specially…