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Task: Tank attach bracket and started brake
Fabricated the F-796B angles, F-796 C/D spacers and trimmed
per the plans. The reinforcement angle and spacers are for
the tank attach brackets which add reinforement for the forward
part of the fuel tank. We noticed there is a rivet in the
bottom aux longeron, but that seems to contradict the plans
which show the need for a bolt to go through that hole. I
will call Van's on Monday to get some advice.
Next we began fabricating the F-6117C angles. There are 8
required for the 4 brake pedals.
We drew a scribe line 1/4" from the top of each angle
and aligned them with the upper hole on each pedal, then match-drilled
the 5 holes.
Lastly we matched the F-6117A side plates to the angles and