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Ready to start again with piles of lumber. This will be my fifth build.
Ready to start again with piles of lumber. This will be my fifth build.

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I am going to need a bigger work bench. The fuse on this new plane is two feet longer than my work surface!
I am going to need a bigger work bench.
The fuse on this new plane is two feet longer than my work surface!

Okay, I converted to a 6 foot work surface. Far better.
Okay, I converted to a 6 foot work surface. Far better.

Both lower main frame sides completed.
Both lower main frame sides completed.

The fuse is all bolted together. Next comes the nose.
The fuse is all bolted together. Next comes the nose.

Nose bolted on. Cabin wires added and firewall installed. Front deck formers in place.
Nose bolted on. Cabin wires added and firewall installed.
Front deck formers in place.

All the window frames installed.
All the window frames installed.

Nose side panels on. Cabin floors installed. Front end all sanded.
Nose side panels on. Cabin floors installed. Front end all sanded.

Fuselage pretty much finished. On to the tail section.
Fuselage pretty much finished. On to the tail section.

Fitting the tail section for size.
Fitting the tail section for size.

Inside view of wing center section ready for top cover.
Inside view of wing center section ready for top cover.

Right wing, minus the tip, shown attached to the center section.
Right wing, minus the tip, shown attached to the center section.

Wing tips added.
Wing tips added.

A bit of delicate sawing and the aileron is separated from the wing.
A bit of delicate sawing and the aileron is separated from the wing.

Left wing aileron installed.
Left wing aileron installed.

Right wing aileron installed.
Right wing aileron installed.

Fitting wing to fuselage.
Fitting wing to fuselage.

Wing, Stabilizer and Fin installed.
Wing, Stabilizer and Fin installed.

Now I realize just how big the plane is!!.
Now I realize just how big the plane is!!


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