|Fuel tank chamber and center fuselage section were |
glued together using 5 min epoxy.
|Bottom view of the subassemblies shows the sharp edges |
of the fuel tank chamber in contrast to the rounded cross sections
of the center fuselage to advantage.
|The engine mounting frame (right) was also added.|
It aligns with the canopy deck in a straight line.
|The fuselage extension plug is made of two |
plywood frames and a balsa core.
Total width 41.5 mm
|Rear view showing the canopy deck with a groove |
for the sliding mechanism of the plexiglas hood.
|The groove is 0.8 mm deep and cut with the table saw.|