Finished left aileron [9.5 hours]

I finished the left aileron. Uneventfully. Did a trial fit to the left wing, it lined up perfectly with the flap! It’s good to complete all the external surfaces for the left wing, the end is still a fair way off for the wings but it is at least now in sight…

  • w50a
    w50a
    Left aileron ready for final assembly steps
  • w50b
    w50b
    Previously installed platenuts for static wicks
  • w50c
    w50c
    Ready to match drill trailing edge wedge
  • w50d
    w50d
    Match drilling trailing edge wedge into large angle aluminium straight edge
  • w50e
    w50e
    Match drilling trailing edge wedge into large angle aluminium straight edge
  • w50f
    w50f
    Overdone clecos, match drilling finished
  • w50g
    w50g
    VHB tape on trailing edge wedge, ready for installation
  • w50h
    w50h
    Trailing edge wedge taped and cleco'd in place
  • w50i
    w50i
    Trailing edge wedge taped and cleco'd in place
  • w50m
    w50m
    Left aileron trailing edge riveting completed
  • w50j
    w50j
    Aileron test fitted to left wing
  • w50k
    w50k
    Left aileron and flap align nicely
  • w50l
    w50l
    Left aileron top side
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