Van's RV-9A in Aurora

The Big Picture

The Big Picture
Flying! 8/28/2011

Friday, February 29, 2008

1.3 hours and 176 rivets.

Finished back riveting stiffeners to both skins.

Riveted bottom rib, shim, rudder horn, platenut and reinforcement plate to main spar.

Had to buck the two outside rivets fastening the rib and spar. I suspect a longeron yoke would have worked for this.