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Forum: RV-8/8A 01-19-2021, 11:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,207
Posted By jls32
"3. #3 Rivet hole is 3/32. When dimpling - drill...

"3. #3 Rivet hole is 3/32. When dimpling - drill the 3/32" hole, dimple and then if necessary ream to a #40. If you final drill to a #40 your holes will be sloppy when you dimple and they'll be too...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-07-2021, 10:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 695
Posted By jls32
Thanks - found it...

Thanks - found it here:

https://youtu.be/Tp6kyKN2s3o

It was a 2" not a 1" wheel.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-07-2021, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 695
Posted By jls32
Cone shaped scotchbrite deburring tool

Someone posted a pic of a modified 1" scotchbrite wheel that was used for deburring in tight places like the inside of a rib flange. I spent the better part of an hour searching for it with no luck....
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-19-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 971
Posted By jls32
Wedgeloc Cleco shortage

My Wedgeloc's have been backordered from Cleaveland since June with no end in sight.

1) Are Kwikloc's good enough?

2) Is there another supplier of Wedgeloc's? I searched but haven't found...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 09-19-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By jls32
He is backriveting but using a c frame instead of...

He is backriveting but using a c frame instead of a plate. Mushroom in the bottom and back rivet set on top. It is the easiest method and one step above back riveting on a plate. No issues with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,838
Posted By jls32
Not necessarily. Depends on how long the fuel...

Not necessarily. Depends on how long the fuel pump is unported. I?ve had inverted oil systems lose pressure long enough that it may have caused a burp in the fuel. I don?t think it?s a big deal but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,838
Posted By jls32
Not sure what you?re asking. ?Lite acro? as in...

Not sure what you?re asking. ?Lite acro? as in not sustained inverted so no need for the heavy inverted oil system just a light flop tube for fuel to keep it running while floating at the top of a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,838
Posted By jls32
I know of only one RV to fly Intermediate and he...

I know of only one RV to fly Intermediate and he broke his canopy on snaps.

I think the RV is easier than a Super D thru Sportsman. Most Super D?s won?t snap and stop at Sportsman.

I plan on...
Forum: Primers 06-17-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,441
Posted By jls32
I contacted SEM and this is what they said: "Due...

I contacted SEM and this is what they said:

"Due to the heavier solids content, the EZCOAT will be better for corrosion protection. Although there is no acid in the EZCOAT, it will adhere to clean,...
Forum: Primers 06-15-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,441
Posted By jls32
SEM Self-Etching Primer vs. EZ Coat

I'm just getting started and would like to prime my parts if I can do with a rattle can. So I had settled on SEM Self Etching Primer. When looking at prices on AS, I saw this in the Q&A...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 06-15-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,557
Posted By jls32
I'm a new builder and ordered the empenage kit. ...

I'm a new builder and ordered the empenage kit. I expected there to be a nice manual, bound, with all the drawings. I got a USB and only the tail docs included. In short, I thought the "Preview...
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