This picture shoes one of the stabilizer hinge brackets after forming. The hole drilled on the top face will be the end of a slot that needs to be cut out of the hinge bracket in order to accommodate the elevator hinge brackets,
Four vertical stabilizer hinge brackets with 1 unit laid out to illustrate how many piece parts it takes per bracket.
Horizontal stab hinge brackets for elevator. Note the contour of the bracket where it will mount to the spar.
New elevator horns made from 2024-T361 aluminum. The other 4 at the top of the photo were rejected because of too little material around the bushing area at the top and bottom of the fittng.