- Right Elevator
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Task: Finished rolling the leading edge of
the center section, riveted in place, installed the rod end
bearings and attached to the HS.
center section required A LOT of work. The upper flange just
didn't want to lay down flat on the bottom flange. After working
at it for a few hours I was able to get the edges to lay flat
and rivet in place.
The completed right elevator!
I then mounted it to the HS. The counterbalance
skin hits the edge of the HS where the fairing goes, so for
now it holds the elevator in place.
is the center bearing. I took a measurement to figure out
how long of a drill bushing I needed to order from McMaster-Carr.