Category Archives: Empennage
November 8th, 2016, I finish match-drilling right elevator and thought I’d catch the left elevator up and then deburr and prime everything together. It didn’t work out that way, as I flubbed with the Left elevator tip rib and then … Continue reading
Began Working on elevators on Sept. 7th, 2016. Had elevator horns powder coated at local shop for $85. I’m also working on the wings. But, I’m keeping blog posts here separated by category (tail, wings, fuselage, etc…) to make easier … Continue reading
Rudder completed. Here’s the run-down:
Jul 4 – Jul 19, 2016 Wasn’t too thrilled with the first vertical stabilizer I built last year. The skin rivets weren’t flush. With more practice, some new tools, and a little guidance from more experienced builder friends, I was … Continue reading
The HS skins are all drilled on. Took a little coaxing to get everything lined up. But, its all ready to tear down, de-burr, dimple, and prime prior to final assembly.