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Old 01-30-2014, 01:11 PM
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Originally Posted by opjose View Post
Normally I would agree but look closely at the photo.

The elevators are not warped from the LE to the TE.

Rather the 4-40 screw "horns" he is using are at different positions relative to each other.

The right one is slightly forward of the left. --- Geometry is wrong.
Those look like nylon control horns to me. Yes they do appear to be in different locations but that is because the elevator halves are not trimmed to match at the root. He has them matching at the tip where the counterbalance matches up with the stab LE. The elevators have a twist to them. He should match the halves at the root then twist the elevator by hand and re-shrink the covering and keep repeating that process until everything matches.