Primed all the parts.
Bolted the elevator idle arm in place.
Assemble the stick link pushrod.
Riveted the elevator pushrod ends into the rods and added the rod end bearings.
Bolted the forward push tube to the control column.
Put together the elevator bell crank assembly. riveted the bell crank halves together with the flange bearing in the middle. Machine countersunk the the nut plate holes in the bell crank bracket and riveted in the nut plates. Bolted the bell crank angles to the bell crank and then to the bell crank bracket. Machine countersunk and riveted together the yaw servo bracket. The match drilled it to the the fuselage and installed the bell crank assembly together with the mid elevator push tube, pitch servo bracket, and yaw servo bracket.
Connected the forward and mid push tubes to the idler arm.
Final rilled the control stick bases to the control sticks. The installed the bases into the control column. Bolted the stick link to the right hand stick base. I’ll bolt up the other side after I’ve checked the alignment of the sticks.
|Today’s Time (hours):||6.0|
|Fuselage Time (hours):||214.0|
|Total Time (hours):||669.5|