Anyway, the new prop is installed and tested. It works very well and maybe its just wishful thinking but if feels smoother than the demo prop I have been flying the past few months. I flew it for about 40 minutes yesterday and was very happy with it. No leaks of grease and no blade flex at all.
|Leading edges of the right elevator completed.|
|Trim tab control cable mount riveted to the bottom of the access plate.|
|Access Plate sitting in the final install location|
|Elevator counterbalance inboard weight bolted in.|
|Finished Elevators with trim tabs attached.|
|The only thing I missed in this picture was the safety wire on the trim tab hinge pins. That is now installed as well.|
|First step in working on the tail cone is to make this piece and tap the hole 3/8" threads. This is where the tail tie down bolt will screw in.|