Finished sheet F11, EXCEPT for attaching the lower fuselage skin. That will happen just prior to inspection. This way I can continue to get up inside the fuselage to work.
- Installed the bolts holding the upper angle of the forward fuselage (photo #3) - Finished riveting the firewall to the upper angle (photos on next page) - Riveted on the upper firewall to the lower firewall (photos on next page) - Installed the screws (except the ones underneath) holding the forward and aft fuselages together - Then installed all the rivets holding the two fuselages together (photos #1 & #2)
Next page shows installing the forward section of the spar tunnel...
Forward fuselage connected to aft fuselage
Screws holding together fuselages
Bolts holding forward angle to upper engine mounts