Rib Jig

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David is not ready to ship the nose gear yet so that puts me at a stand still on the fuselage. To keep things moving along I built the rib jig.

Not much to this, just followed the manual. For my board I purchased a particle board shelf from the local lumber yard. I thought the melamine shelf would make it easier to clean up glue drops. Used fine thread drywall screws to attach the cams. Tiny nails to hold the indexes in place, I pre-drilled the holes.

Works pretty good.

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I cut most of the parts needed to assemble all of the ribs. Only made one rib so far but the glue is still drying so no picture yet.

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