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Old 07-12-2021, 07:02 AM
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This mistake can be made with absolutely any tool that can be used for dimpling.
Nope! Not possible with a pop-rivet dimpler.
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Old 07-12-2021, 07:15 AM
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Nope! Not possible with a pop-rivet dimpler.
Yep! Is possible, just need to drill the hole first.
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Old 07-12-2021, 07:35 AM
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Mike told me that given the propensity to misspell and/or mispronounce "Lauritsen", his dad decided to name the business after DJ's maiden name of "Cleaveland".
Thanks for the explanation. That makes sense.
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Old 07-12-2021, 07:42 AM
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Yep! Is possible, just need to drill the hole first.
Maybe it's possible, but I've built 9 airplanes and rebuilt quite a few others and haven't done it yet.
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Old 07-12-2021, 09:23 AM
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Gee Mel you have beat me by 2 planes and I haven't done it yet either.
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Old 07-13-2021, 08:44 AM
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My most hated tool...
OUCH!!!..I feel that just looking at pic...C-frame did that? What happened? Every bit of information is helpful even the ones concerning oops...
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Old 07-14-2021, 03:27 PM
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It's Xmas!!!...DRDT2 arrived yesterday...This thing is a piece of beautiful art and heavy.
Glad I deviated from the EAA workbench plans and made it longer and sturdier.
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