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questions on wing construction

Dec 27, 2006
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Just some general questions on wing construction on Skybolts.

Lets see the spars are fir or spruce and the ribs are plywood? How thick is the ply?

Is there reinforcement between the ribs?

What material covers the wing, fiberglass fabric or plywood? If plywood is used, how thick?

How do you keep the wing covering material from coming off in flight (especially the leading edge)?

How are the wires attached and the struts? To the spars I imagine?

How are the wings attached to the metal tube fuselage?

Thanks guys.


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