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Old 01-31-2018, 02:04 PM
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Originally Posted by Robin8er View Post
If you search the paper clip method its basically the same idea. The problem, at least on my 8, is that you need to measure about every inch or so, not every few inches. the gap between points that you measure isnt linear in most places.
Yeah I have been looking at that. Have not had time in the hangar this week to do much so no new work here. The idea is to get a cut that is very close to the cowl surface, then user paperclips or similar to make the final 3/8 - 1/2 inch cut.
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