Van's RV-9A in Aurora

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Flying! 8/28/2011

Saturday, April 5, 2008

Right elevator match drilling

4.7 hours and 3 rivets since last post
2.8 hours
Rivet spar and root rib.
Cleco rudder horn to spar assembly
Cleco spar assembly to skin
Cleco counterbalance skin together and cleco to skin.

Match drill skin, spar, ribs, counterbalance assy.
Match drill counterbalance ribs to spar
Match drill rudder horn to spar/root rib

Disassemble all.

.2 hours
Spot primed spar and root rib prior to riveting

1.7 hours
Match drill reinforcement plates to both spars, debur

Match drill root ribs to both spars, debur.
Dimple spar and root rib attach.
Dimple counter balance assemblies.