Monthly Archives: January 2013

  • Elevator Tip Reinforcements

    Posted on 5. January 2013 by Thomas in Recent Posts, Tail Unit.

      Other rebel builders on the builder list reported on cracks at the elevator outboard rib. After having test fitted the elevator tip with a relatively heavy counterweight, it is clear that there will be some twisting force at the elevator end, which may over time lead to cracks in this area. As proposed by […]

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  • Test Fitting Windshield

    Posted on 5. January 2013 by Thomas in Fuselage, Recent Posts.

      I couldn’t resist to do a test fitting of the windshield. It fits well and will only need some minor trimming. The windshield is still protected with a foil, it will have better visibility when the foil is removed. We decided to install the windshield at a later stage, motor and instruments will come […]

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