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Friday, July 16, 2021
The 2nd canopy hinge part arrived today!
After clecoing the frame and skin pieces together, I hung it between my 2 work benches to make sure there is no twist before doing the final hole size drilling. This insures a straight canopy frame that will properly fit on the fuselage.
Here is the frame assembled with all holes drilled to final size ready for riveting.