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We bonded the plywood to the rear left spar root. Thanks to Leo, Susan and David King. Next step is to trim and clean repair. then out board spare repairs
- Hello All,We have cut the left rear spar as the male part of a fishmouth joint. Thanks to Pete Plumb for all the advice. Thanks to Barry Young for helping with the cuts. Next we cut the female new wood for the spar tip.Thanks,Mike
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Drilled and trimmed (finished) the front spar tip template.
Verified all Front Spar Tip Template Dimensions
Verified all Rear Spar Tip Template Dimensions
Discussed Front Spar repair with regard to prior repair
Sanded epoxy overages
Removed, tagged and bagged Left outer compression Rib
Jade Xay, Andrew Gabel, Daniel Urbanksi and Jim McKnight really pitched in to get here
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It has been a while since our last defender update.
We had two new volunteers Andie MacDowell and Zach Stanley who did a great job on reshaping and varnishing the tips of the left wing. Thanks to Bob Roth and Bill Gorin for providing tools and varnish.
Come out and have fun with us on the defender
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Still moving along. Leo Clevenger and I made a repair doubler for the Left outboard rib. Ray of the A-26K group was very helpful in teaching us how to use the shear. Come out and help on the defender!