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Vertical forward and rear spars being test fit to fuselage #2

 

A buck being made for the main fuel tank doors (located below the cockpit). The metal piece was temporarily installed to ensure both horizontal and vertical curvature. Since these aircraft are being made to fly and are being built to per print, the a

 

Another picture of the main tank door buck. Please note metal piece removed and plywood installed. Center frame piece is an exact wood copy (shape and profile) of the one fabricated out of metal and heat treated.

 

Another view of the main tank door buck showing the overall curvature and center frame profile..

 
Tim O'Connor
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