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Top/Bottom Tube locations

MH6490

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For the top and bottom tubes on the fuselage, the distance from the firewall on the plans don't match up with the cluster locations on the sides after bending the sides to the tailpost.
This is obviously no surprise that angling the side will change the distance the clusters are from the firewall.
My question is should have I accounted for this when building the sides, or do I just install the top and bottom cross members to line up with the side clusters? Its about 1'' off at the last location. Do I install the tail post at the 168'' plans location or relative to the last tubing cluster?



 

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