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Wings

Rebuilt wing rib jig — 2020-01-18 00:56:30

Rebuilt wing rib jig. Screwed up a nosepiece.

0.8 hours, $0.

Bent cap strips — 2020-01-16 23:12:30

Soaked and bent cap strips.

0.5 hours, $0.

Ripped cap strips — 2020-01-16 23:11:55

Ripped more cap strips.

1.0 hours, $0.

Bent cap strips — 2019-12-10 21:25:45

Bent a couple scrap cap strips to build a test rib.

0.5 hours, $5.

Made bending jig — 2019-11-29 22:46:34

Seems that I will in fact have to soak or steam upper rib cap strips. Built a jig to put them in after I do so.

0.8 hours, $2.

Ripped cap strip wood — 2019-11-22 21:08:16

Continued ripping wood for rib cap strips.

0.5 hours, $0.

Cut rib cap strip material — 2019-11-04 19:58:13

Cut rib cap strip material to thickness. Not yet cut to width.

1.0 hours, $0.

Rebuilt rib jig — 2019-04-28 19:56:54

Built part of 1400mm rib jig.

1.0 hours, $2.

Cut rib materials — 2019-04-22 18:22:48

Ripped spruce for wing ribs.

1.0 hours, $0.

Drew airfoil pattern — 2019-04-15 02:47:33

Drew 1400mm-chord NACA 23112 on drafting vellum for rib jig pattern.

1.0 hours, $0.

Built and discarded wing rib jig — 2019-04-09 01:54:25

Built a wing rib jig based on a professionally-printed profile. Measured and found it to be 30cm short. Discarded and generated correct coordinate set based on data from airfoiltools.com. Will plot by hand and try again.

2.0 hours, $0.

Bought wing spruce — 2019-03-19 01:01:24

Selected and bought spruce sufficient for ribs and most, if not all, spar caps.

1.0 hours, $150.


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