- Fuel Tanks
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Task: Replaced a few bad rivets on the drain
flanges and filled the tooling holes in the outboard ribs.
I replaced 4 rivets on the drain flanges of the tanks. I couldn't
set them correctly with the hand squeezer. After visiting
the Avery Tools booth at Sun N' Fun I ran into another builder
who suggested back-riveting those 6 rivets. It had never even
occurred to me! It was the solution and worked very well.
Then I installed and sealed a #10 screw, washer, and nut on
the outboard rib of each tank. It fit perfectly into the tooling