October 31, 2008 0.5hrs - 386.5 total.
Unsucsessfuly tried to locate replacement part for
jig saw. Bought a spindle sander.
November 1st, 2008 2.5hrs - 389.0 total. Set up
spindle sander and started sanding BH 8 & 12.
November 2nd, 2008 1.5hrs - 390.5 total. Finished
spindle sanding BH 8 & 12 to size. Rigged up a fix
for the jig saw and finished cutting out small parts
on BH 8. Hand sanded all edges on BH 8 & 12 to
remove rough edges.
November 5th, 2008 3.5hrs - 394.0 total. Drilled
lightening holes in BH 12 and hand sanded all holes.
This photo is of the prototype during the
earlier phases of construction.
November 6 to 9, 2008 7.5hrs - 401.5 total. Moved tools around to make room for new plywood. Picked up several
sheets of various thickness of marine grade wood. Local supplier was having trouble getting aircraft grade. Called
Terry who said he had used marine grade in the prototype for th internal structures. Need to use aircraft grade on the
skins, but not necessarry for ribs, bulkheads, etc. Dissasembled upper jig rails and stacked out of the way. Started
cutting out paper templates for remaining bulkheads.
November 10th, 2008 4.5hrs - 406.0 total. Finished cutting out most of the templates. Had to go buy some Exacto
knife blades to cut out some of the inner contours.
November 11th 2008 5.5hrs - 411.5 total. Continued cutting out the templates and started laying them out on 1/4 inch
Templates for 1/4"
layed out on 1/4"