Yup. More proseal. Got about 2/3rds of the stiffeners riveted to the right tank skin. Still a looooong ways to go on the tanks.
Finished riveting and sealing the stiffeners to the left tank. Just half of the stiffeners on the right tank remain.
Tonight I finished riveting and sealing the tank stiffeners on both tanks.
I’ve begun the process of sealing the tank ribs to the tank skins. I’m going to use the same process as I did with the
I got the rest of the ribs on the left tank sealed up. I’m going to let it set up for a few days, then
I’ve started riveting the ribs to the tank skins. I’m smearing a bit of proseal under the head of the rivet, then hitting it with
Just a little time to work on the plane tonight, but I was able to get another rib and a half done on the tank.
Today, I finished riveting and sealing all of the main tank ribs in the left tank. I still need to do the j-channel stiffener, attach
I started sealing in place the right tank ribs.
Got the rest of the right tank ribs sealed in place. I’ll let it set up for a day or two, then it’s on to
Started riveting and sealing the right tank ribs.
More of the same…
Finally finished riveting and sealing in the tank ribs.
Today, I double checked every inch of the sealant on the inside of both tanks. There were a few places where a bubble in the
Got the left tank j-channel stiffener all riveted in and sealed.