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Date:  2-6-2012
Number of Hours:  1.60
Manual Reference:  Section 6
Brief Description:  Rudder Assembly - Part 5

Finally! I got started on riveting the main skins to the skeleton. It took a bit of fiddling and shifting of the counterbalance skin to get all the rivets to sit flush, but I eventually got all the rivets in the top of the rudder set, including the R-903 tip rib, except for the aftmost two on each side which will require the indirect backriveting technique demonstrated by EAA's Wally Anderson in this video:

Tomorrow's another workday (at the job that pays for the project ;O) )so that's it for tonight.

Rivets this session: 48
Rivets Total: 1252
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