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Forum: RV-3 04-06-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 84
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Posted By Andy Hill
Control Bearings

To save some confusion later on, suggest write on your plans the 'Bearing Types'. The plans sometimes omit this, or use an outdated part type - the packing lists do make it clear. The male bearings...
Forum: RV-3 05-27-2010, 12:09 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 81,915
Posted By Andy Hill
DWG 16 - Rudder

Not an "error", but definitely a well laid trap :)

The Build Manual and the main Rudder drawing all seem clear - bottom rib rivets to Rudder skin, been there, done that a few times before. So we'll...
Forum: RV-3 05-27-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 81,915
Posted By Andy Hill
DWG 9 - 'Wingwalk' (Left Wing)

DWG 9 details the Wingwalk reinforcement, and states sheet required 10"x24". Also states "Left Wing only".

Kit provides a sheet 10"x48"... and you might be forgiven for thinking they gave you...
Forum: RV-3 04-10-2010, 12:59 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 81,915
Posted By Andy Hill
Flaps - Too long?

Flap parts longer than Plans?

DWG 9 shows a distance of 10 1/2" from the Flap TE to the Hinge CL with reference to the fuselage datum. Trig that to the vertical displacement and you get ~10 19/32"...
Forum: RV-3 04-09-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 81,915
Posted By Andy Hill
Flaps - FL-303

Root Rib needs moving inboard

Randy's site info from Dan Benua (http://www.romeolima.com/RV3works/Airframe/airframe.html#Wings) This seems to fit in with Tony Spicer's experience as per:Used washers...
Forum: RV-3 04-09-2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 81,915
Posted By Andy Hill
RV-3 Plans - 'Clarifications'

I have suggested to Paul Dye that we start this thread as a 'sticky'. It is intended as a summary of significant errors / omissions / areas needing clarification in an RV-3(B) build. Paul's seems...
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