Section 14 – Wing Ribs


14-07 Wing Rib Bolts

The ribs are clecoed onto the spar, and all apart from the outer three ribs have bolts top & bottom of the flange. This is the hardware removed from the spars as supplied. Some people…


14-06 Flap Hinge & Torque Tube

Flap Hinge Brackets After the marathon priming job, it was nice to start assembling the parts. I decided to try out the C-Frame back-riveting technique to set the 470AD4 rivets attaching the Flap Hinge Brackets…


14-06 Priming

Lots of parts to prepare for priming. I’d planned to scuff and degrease them in the morning, and spray the acid etch in the afternoon. But it took so long I ran out of energy,…