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Task: Riveted the reinforcement plates and
nut plates to the main spar. Riveted the two end ribs together,
the inboard rib to the main spar, and the end rib assembly
to the main spar. The stiffeners were then back-riveted to
We ran into a problem when we placed the control horn on the
spar/rib assembly. The holes in the rib did not match up with
the control horn. I'll have to investigate further.
with the reinforcement plates and nut plates on the main spar.
Next was riveting the two ribs (E-704/705 together)
Here are the shop heads. They look great!
The completed spar
Next was back-riveting the stiffeners to the skin. It goes
All of the stiffeners riveted to the skin