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Forum: RV-6/6A 03-15-2022, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,026
Posted By lemerc
Easier reassembly

A couple of things I will try to make assembly easier, besides splitting the end blocks, are: 1. Drill out the bolt holes in the blocks using a #10 drill. This is .006 larger than the 3/16 called...
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-13-2022, 05:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,026
Posted By lemerc
Good idea for the washers. But your blocks donít...

Good idea for the washers. But your blocks donít appear to have the stops to keep your rudder bars from working back and forth against the fuselage skins, possibly denting them in time. Also,...
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-12-2022, 01:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,026
Posted By lemerc
Rudder pedal mod. welding

Here is a photo of my rudder pedal mod. after the gussets were attached. I am not a welder and chose to hire it done by a locally well known professional welder.
He indicated he was reluctant to...
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-22-2022, 03:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,026
Posted By lemerc
Rudder Pedal SB Revision 2

I am in the middle of tackling the rudder pedal modification on my RV-6A. That is, I've finally gotten the whole rudder pedal assembly out of the airplane. It was not fun or easy. Van's Service...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-27-2018, 01:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,740
Posted By lemerc
Paint before FAA inspection?

Does the FAA allow complete painting of a homebuilt before the airworthiness inspection? Obviously, painting the wings, control surfaces, fairings, etc. would be much easier before final assembly. ...
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