Scott's offer and willingness to help is generous. Just remember that the RV-9 uses a different wing profile from the -3, -4, -6, -7, and -8. So the template for cutting the wing opening that Scott sends probably does not apply to the -9. The rest of the instructions probably do apply.
N174RT (RV-7A) first flight 5/31/11, 2102hrs as of 5/7/23
Tip-up, Lycon IO-360 EXP, WW 74HRT, AFS 5600T, AF-Pilot, IFD440, SL-30, echoUAT, D100 for backup, CQ1 headsets, CMW E-Lift
Our other riveted aluminum monocoque RV is a 2012 25' Eddie Bauer Airstream
Past aluminum monocoque vehicles:
N601RT (CH601HDS) First flight 5/03, 1550hrs after flying 8 years: 912ULS, GNS430W, SL-30, D10A Sold
1995 Midnight Pearl NSX w/BBSC Sold
EAA Chapter 105 board member 2010->2015