After all the prep involved in the Horizontal Stabilizer (HS) spars, doublers and caps, we were looking forward to getting the rivets in. They didn’t disappoint! There’s something very satisfying about putting together individually flimsy bits of metal and
We always knew that the decision to build a plane would affect every aspect of our lives. Initially we had this crazy idea that the plane building work would happen in the workshop (in this case our landlord’s garage) and
It’s been a while since I posted but we’ve been making lots of progress with the horizontal stabilizer. Also known as the tailplane, its purpose is to keep the plane flying straight and prevent it from pitching up and down.