RV-8F

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Building, testing and operating an experimental aircraft

Main Wing Spar Prep

25 Feb 2011

Dad has been busy prepping the main wing spar, by attaching nut plates and fabricating the wing tie-down brackets.

Countersinking the Main Wing Spar Countersinking the Main Wing Spar
Riveting the Nutplates Riveting the Nutplates

Wing Spar Nutplates Wing Spar Nutplates

Tap and Die Set Tap and Die Set

Tapping the Tie-Down Brackets Tapping the Tie-Down Brackets

Tie-Down Brackets Tie-Down Brackets

Tie-Down Layout Tie-Down Layout

Holes Drilled Holes Drilled

Installing Nutplates Installing Nutplates

Tie-Downs Primed and Assembled Tie-Downs Primed and Assembled

Tie-Downs Installed Tie-Downs Installed

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