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Old 06-04-2013, 05:01 PM
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Made the second landing today and seemed to be average in quality. Inboard gear mount broke free from root rib. Anyone else have this issue? I'm interested to see how others may have performed repair/redesign/strengthening of this area.
Can you send pictures of the structure? Is this one honeycomb?
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Old 06-04-2013, 06:14 PM
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Congrats Mario!

Mine was not honeycomb. I'm sorry I don't have pics. I recommend adding alum angle and tie the root rib to the gear mount rails. I used hysol and 4-40 screws.
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Congrats Mario!

Mine was not honeycomb. I'm sorry I don't have pics. I recommend adding alum angle and tie the root rib to the gear mount rails. I used hysol and 4-40 screws.
Thank you for you advise I will check on that 767Driver
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Old 06-05-2013, 01:54 PM
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Email me a pic of your gear well and I can photo shop the mod.
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Old 06-05-2013, 04:30 PM
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Email me a pic of your gear well and I can photo shop the mod.
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i check the gear today and you was right the right wing crack a bit i reniforce with carbon fiber now the next to do is the alumminun angle , i send you the pic tomorow , thank you for you advaise
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How is this F86 doing after FEJ changed to honeycomb production? Solid or good or any failures?
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Originally Posted by affas View Post
How is this F86 doing after FEJ changed to honeycomb production? Solid or good or any failures?
I saw one shed parts from the stab and make it back and another one do the same and destroy itself. I have not seen one in the U.S. since then, which was what, 2 or 3 years ago, or was it 4 years ago...

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Any other feedback? Any pictures of inside wing and stabilizer? Would be nice to see how the structure are build
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