Preparing for Paint

      Before installing the windshield, the covered parts have to be painted. Since everything is installed, it’s necessary to do it in the garage. Therefore the garage need …

Epoxy System

The picture shows the epoxy system we used, all from R&G Faserverbundstoffe. Good stuff, probably much better than necessary for the simple, unstructural parts we had to make.

Strobe/Nav/Pos Lights

We acquired Nav/Strobe/Pos Lights from AveoEngineering. Great lights. No additional box required, no shielding of the cables necessary. The seem undestroyable and come with a lifetime warranty.¬† With the epoxied …

Strobe Fixing Position

To fix the stobe/position/nav lights at the tips we need to do some epoxy work. Resin with micro-ballons worked well. After sanding a nice fixing plate for the lights is …

Wing tip end done

In the end we had a nice wing tip end. Ready for priming and painting. Since we will mount the tips with screws, it is possible to remove them, so …

Peel Off Fabric

Last layer of the fibre glass work is a special peel off fabric. It gives a nice finish and prevents from sanding the otherwise waxy surface.  

Epoxying Wing Tip End

The lower end of the wing tip needs to be trimmed and glued together with epoxy resin. First picture shows the unglued end with a wooden stick inserted to get …

Wing Tip

  Wing Tip is installed on right wing. The quality of the wing tip is much better compared to the rudder/elevator tips. Not much to rework. Only modifications I have …