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Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-11-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,414
Posted By Jasper1997
Interesting. Do you think the shape can be 3D...

Interesting. Do you think the shape can be 3D printed?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-09-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,414
Posted By Jasper1997
Axel, What do you have covering the leading...

Axel,

What do you have covering the leading edges hinge points on the rudder and elevators?

Pat
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-29-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,645
Posted By Jasper1997
Great. I only have the small package of pro seal...

Great. I only have the small package of pro seal so I didn't think I had enough for both the stiffeners and wedge.
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-28-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,645
Posted By Jasper1997
Is it acceptable to use RTV on the stiffners...

Is it acceptable to use RTV on the stiffners instead of proseal?
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-25-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,645
Posted By Jasper1997
Greg, Bird, Larry - Thank you much! The rudder...

Greg, Bird, Larry - Thank you much! The rudder is together for the most part. Next step the dreaded trailing edge.

Pat
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-24-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,645
Posted By Jasper1997
Steve and Paul, appreciate the feedback. Going...

Steve and Paul, appreciate the feedback. Going back to the shop. Pat
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-24-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,645
Posted By Jasper1997
Dimple Halo's

I hope everyone can put me at ease. I am working on the left rudder skin, dimpled using a DRDT. When I flipped it over, I noticed that the holes had somewhat of a white halo. Should I be worried...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,605
Posted By Jasper1997
I have similar question about the leading edge on...

I have similar question about the leading edge on my right elevator. I'm not comfortable with the way the inside leading edge ended up. The inner roll looks to be pulling away from the top roll. I...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-21-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,374
Posted By Jasper1997
Ben and Chris - thanks! Pat

Ben and Chris - thanks! Pat
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-18-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,374
Posted By Jasper1997
Thanks, Arie. I figured that was the solution.

Thanks, Arie. I figured that was the solution.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-18-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,374
Posted By Jasper1997
Riveting the trim tab horn

I know the answer is out there...somewhere. I'm riveting the trim tab horn to the bottom of the trim tab. I've tried a few different angles, but cannot seem to reach the aft most rivet on the...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-26-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,823
Posted By Jasper1997
All - Appreciate the words of advice and...

All - Appreciate the words of advice and encouragement. I slept on it last night and I think for peace of mind I will more than likely just build a new one. Its an opportunity to improve my...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-25-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,823
Posted By Jasper1997
Now it's the leading edge!!!!

AAAHHH!!!

I was concentrating in one place while disaster happened in another. I put some u-bolts in my table this afternoon to roll the leading edge on my rudder. As I was rolling the whole...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-19-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,679
Posted By Jasper1997
Walked away for a bit, drill some rivets out and...

Walked away for a bit, drill some rivets out and I think I have it finished.

Trailing edge - seems straight
http://i848.photobucket.com/albums/ab47/jasperrv/P1090691_zps90d864f8.jpg

MFR...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-19-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,679
Posted By Jasper1997
Chris, I thought I had did it per the...

Chris,

I thought I had did it per the instructions but maybe I misread. I put 3.5 rivets in from one side and taped them in place. Flipped the rudder over, put a piece of wood under the main spar...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-19-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,679
Posted By Jasper1997
Trailing edge has me on the edge

Good evening all,

I pro seal'd my rudder trailing edge last weekend. I made into the garage this evening to start riveting the trailing edge. To be honest I've been dreading it all week. Well it...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-09-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,474
Posted By Jasper1997
Thank you!

Everyone,

I really appreciate all the feedback provided. I know its been said many times, but this is such an awesome forum!

This is my second run on the rudder skin. The first is now training...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-05-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,474
Posted By Jasper1997
Larry, Appreciate the quick reply and...

Larry,

Appreciate the quick reply and confirmation on the rivets. They are a little over-driven based upon the Avery gauge.

I'm using the SEM rattle can at the moment. Thinking of switching to...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-05-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,474
Posted By Jasper1997
Riveting success?

All,

I need a critique on my back riveting...scrap it or build...
Forum: California 12-27-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By Jasper1997
Thanks, I'll give it a try. I just submitted my...

Thanks, I'll give it a try. I just submitted my request to join the yahoo group.
Forum: California 12-26-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By Jasper1997
Technical Counselor

Working my way through the empennage and I am in desperate need of an additional set of eyes. Does anyone know of a technical counselor in SoCal? I'm aboard Camp Pendleton.

Thanks,

Pat Reynolds
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-30-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,109
Posted By Jasper1997
Skyking...appreciate the explanation, just...

Skyking...appreciate the explanation, just ordered some from Vans. I hope I won't need too many of them. Pat
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-30-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,109
Posted By Jasper1997
Thank you. Does anyone know if there is a thread...

Thank you. Does anyone know if there is a thread with oops rivets explained?
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-29-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,109
Posted By Jasper1997
I have the same issue as Greg, I was moving along...

I have the same issue as Greg, I was moving along and them it just sounded different. Anyway new skin is in the shop, but I have another issue. As I was drilling out the stiffeners a few of the...
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