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Last Entry - 9/27/2014 - Wing Root Fairings

Total Component Time: 811.0 hrs.

Wing Rib DrawingWing Hardware
Wing Rib PrepMore Wing Hardware
Cap Strip Bending JigMarked and Drilled Spar Holes
Wing Rib JigCut and Glued Spar Root Doublers
Wing Rib GussetsPrepared Trailing Edges
First Wing RibAileron Pocket Details
More Wing Ribs, Second Rib JigGlued Trailing Edges
Wing Rib Gusset ProblemsMore Trailing Edge Pieces
Wing Ribs 1-10 CompletedGlued Leading Edge
Wing Ribs 11-20 CompletedGlued Ribs to Spars
Wing Ribs 21-30 CompletedCompression Struts
Wing Rib ReinforcementDrag and Anti-Drag System
Scarfed Wing Spar Cap StripsSpar Packing Strips
Sanded Wing RibsRib "Cheek Blocks", New Jury Strut Brackets, Foam Wing Tips
Front Wing Spar FramesBending Wing Skins
Front Spar Root BlocksGluing Wing Skins
Left Front Spar WebWing Tip (Part One)
Right Front Spar WebWing Tip (Part Two)
Finished Right Front Spar, Added Splice PlatesAileron Spar
Added Spar BlocksAileron Control Horn
Finished Spar Blocks, Sanded Main SparsAileron Ribs
Began Rear SparsAssembled Aileron Ribs
More Rear Spar WorkFinished up the Aileron
Two Steps Forward, One Step BackNew Aileron Control Horn
Cut and Scarfed more Spar PiecesHang Wing from Ceiling
Glued the Spar DoublersFit Ribs to Right Wing
Spar Stiffeners, Root BlocksLeading and Trailing Edges
Planing the Front Spar FramesDrag/Anti-Drag, Packing Strips
Cut and Glue Spar WebbingWing Skins
Not so good this timeWing Tip
Much better!Right Aileron, Hang Wing from Ceiling
Added Splice Plates, Cross Brace Attachment BlocksRemove Gussets from Left Aileron
Glued Plywood DoublersFiberglass Wing Leading Edges
Sanded Front SparsJig Right Wing to Fuselage
Began Rear Spars (Again)Attach Rear Spar to Fuselage
Glued and Planed Rear SparsWing Struts
Glued Plywood Webbing and Support BlocksWing Struts
Glued Plywood Rear Spar DoublerJury Struts
Filled Some Minor GapsJury Struts
Fit Ribs to SparsRear Spar Attachment
Wing Leading EdgesPitot/Static System
Wing Trailing EdgesWing Root Fairings