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Reaming the Hinges


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Aug 29, 2006
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I am at that point where I about to cover the the tail group. I have been staring at the hinges for some time now wondering what the best way is to fashion a chucking reamer to ream all three hinge points for the elevators and rudder. What I am thinking is to silver solder/braze a reamer (ground undersize) to a long piece of tubing.
Has anyone a different and hopefully better/easier approach?

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