July 1, 2005
and counting. Before the tail gets final paint, the rear window
has to be fit.
series of 1/8th inch cuts, but the cuts are done with a grinder
not a saw.
what we use to mark the cut. Ink marker rubs off or never
rubs off. The vertical piece of tape is the index for centering
tape in the left photo is the centering index for the top.
Here, 1/2 inch has to be removed for the first fit...there
will be many.
inch at a time gets you close enough to drill one cleko hole,
which will establish the first exact location. Then, the final
grinding can take place for the final fit.
the clekos are all drilled, the window will be removed. The
tail will be painted this weekend.
note...we fired the engine up...sweet!
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