After doing the first aileron 8/99 and quickly proceeding to make an incorrect cut on aileron skin... After doing the first aileron 8/99 and quickly proceeding to make an incorrect cut on aileron skin... The fuselage was also built out of foam and the undercarriage out of carbon fibre rods. The fuselage was also built out of foam, and the undercarriage out of carbon fibre rods. The between ribs bracing is not shown clearly on the plans... there are 2-1/4 pieces and do be... The between ribs bracing is not shown clearly on the plans... there are 2-1/4 pieces and do be... Balancing aileron. 1/21/00 Balancing aileron. 1/21/00 Let's start with The Ailerons. I am going to make The Ailerons strips but not to go the full span of... Let's start with The Ailerons. I am going to make The Ailerons strips but not to go the full span of... CF & balsa wing with ailerons. Not successful! CF & balsa wing with ailerons. Not successful! The Ailerons have heavy differential (20 degrees up and 10 degrees down) and are top hinged with... The Ailerons have heavy differential (20 degrees up and 10 degrees down) and are top hinged with... Stretch the silk taut. In this case I do not want it to contact the top of the trailing edge. That... Stretch the silk taut. In this case I do not want it to contact the top of the trailing edge. That... ...the wing plan where that aft piece goes so you don't interfere with the aileron 'D' section later! ...the wing plan where that aft piece goes so you don't interfere with the aileron 'D' section later! Photo by C. Jeff Dyrek Photo by C. Jeff Dyrek We decided to drill the hinge pivot before the aileron was cut out of the wing... We decided to drill the hinge pivot before the aileron was cut out of the wing... Balancing aileron. 1/21/00 Balancing aileron. 1/21/00 “The interior was in shreds and much of it was missing. The interior of a Falco is actually... The interior was in shreds, and much of it was missing. The interior of a Falco is actually... ...closed on a flat table. The flaps will be closed on the trailing edge board to match The Ailerons. ...closed on a flat table. The flaps will be closed on the trailing edge board to match The Ailerons. ...and put the ribs over the rivets... ... and hit with the rivet gun from the back on the rivet -... ...and put the ribs over the rivets... ... and hit with the rivet gun from the back on the rivet -... 4/16 - 5/12/07 - Aileron Work - 20 hours Wow it looks like another month has passed since I updated... 4/16 - 5/12/07 - Aileron Work - 20 hours Wow, it looks like another month has passed since I updated... Aileron Jig Click on image to view larger image « Previous image · Slide Show · Next image » Photo... Aileron Jig Click on image to view larger image « Previous image · Slide Show · Next image » Photo... Setup for pouring aileron counterweights. Used small torch (for sweating pipe) to melt 4# dive... Setup for pouring aileron counterweights. Used small torch (for sweating pipe) to melt 4# dive... The between ribs bracing is not shown clearly on the plans... there are 2-1/4 pieces and do be... The between ribs bracing is not shown clearly on the plans... there are 2-1/4 pieces and do be... The leading edge partially assembled. The stainless steel tube acts as a counterweight. Here is a... The leading edge partially assembled. The stainless steel tube acts as a counterweight. Here is a... Cutting out The Ailerons Cutting out The Ailerons ...the wing plan where that aft piece goes so you don't interfere with the aileron 'D' section later! ...the wing plan where that aft piece goes so you don't interfere with the aileron 'D' section later! Aileron Jig Click on image to view larger image « Previous image · Slide Show · Next image » Photo... Aileron Jig Click on image to view larger image « Previous image · Slide Show · Next image » Photo... Next: Flaps Next: Flaps The leading edge partially assembled. The stainless steel tube acts as a counterweight. Here is a... The leading edge partially assembled. The stainless steel tube acts as a counterweight. Here is a... Start with the right hand edge of the aileron and individually select each of the three vertices.... Start with the right hand edge of the aileron and individually select each of the three vertices.... If something is not quite clear or you have questions or need a chart for some parameters not... If something is not quite clear, or you have questions or need a chart for some parameters not... Ailerons de volaille vallée d'Auge Ailerons de volaille vallée d'Auge Aileron Jig Click on image to view larger image « Previous image · Slide Show · Next image » Photo... Aileron Jig Click on image to view larger image « Previous image · Slide Show · Next image » Photo... Next: Flaps Next: Flaps
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