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fuse progress

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Sep 15, 2006
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Hi all,

I've had some major computer woes over the last two weeks making it
difficult to post. That will hopefully be solved in just a couple of
hours. Right now I am barely able to get this laptop to limp along with
most of the cover plates off the bottom.

Below are two pics of our fuse we took about two weeks ago. We have
made a bit more progress with much of the fuse floor complete. We were
short some parts to rig the turnbuckles to hold the fuse square so we
did something a little different. We cut two pieces of ply or mdf 29
1/8" X 26" high ( perfectly square) and inserted them inside the fuse
while we tacked horizontal tubes together. It worked like a charm and
we will use a combination of this and the turnbuckle method to finish
the fuse.

You have two extra tubes in the fuselage sides near the fuel tank area. What are those about?




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