Environmentally Controlled Storage Facility

12 May 2013 — A shot of the fuselage, CS spar and wings in my climate controlled storage facility (yes, my dining room).

Fuselage, CS spar and wings stored

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Project Update

Hi Folks,

Yep, the internal CF baffles and aluminum baffle walls are installed, and I’m now working to finish up the perimeter baffle seals… in the shortest order possible.

I had noted previously that all the exhaust pipes have been welded, but after assessing the inside-cowling positioning I need to angle both left side pipes further inboard… this will require recutting and rewelding the outboard left exhaust pipe.  Once the outboard left exhaust pipe is situated, I’ll get to trimming all the exhaust pipes to final length. 

After a few months off due to cold weather, some house projects and getting engaged, I’m still intent to focus solely on the plane for the next however long it takes to finish this bird… ASAP!  

  1. Chapter 23 – Left baffle seals installed Leave a reply
  2. Chapter 23 – Left aft baffle seals Leave a reply
  3. Chapter 23 – Left exhaust pipe tab Leave a reply
  4. Chapter 23 – Left pipe redo… Leave a reply
  5. Chapter 23 – Dialing in baffle seals, etc. Leave a reply
  6. Chapter 23 – Top side baffle seals Leave a reply
  7. Chapter 23 – Front baffle top seals Leave a reply
  8. Chapter 23 – Baffle seal strips made Leave a reply
  9. Chapter 23 – Baffle Seal Strips Leave a reply