24 October 2009
Flap hinge angles
|Match drilling hinge attach angle (Full size)|
After the hinges are riveted to the rib, I fit the attach angles and match drill them to the hinge and rear spar
|Fitting of hinge angle (Full size)|
The angle that fits with the lower skin is then cleco'd into place.
|Aligning angle (Full size)|
A straight edge is placed on the rear spar and rib to make sure that the angle is in the right place.
|Priming the angles (Full size)|
After drilling, deburring, and countersinking where necessary, the angles are ready to install
|Finished inner flap hinge (Full size)|
I riveted the angles in place. This shows the inner hinge
|Inner flap hinge, another view (Full size)|
The other side of the inner hinge
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