These are the L mounts for
the bottom of the vert stab.
The reason these have a V cut
in the bottom is so that I could slightly bend them to fit
the curve of the vertical stab.
Notice the side holes are
dimpled so that the fairing will sit flush.
These are currently only
temporarily installed so that I can hold the vert stab in
place and make the fairing. That is why you only see one
rivet installed. Once the fairing is complete, I will drill
out these rivets to remove the vertical stab for painting.
(then I will dimple the other holes)
Notice I've used flush
rivets so that the fairing will fit nicely.
I'm looking for little
things I can finish up so I riveted and screwed on this
bottom plate. Notice I've used round head screws here
instead of the "draggy" regular screws.
20 years as an F-16
mechanic paid off with lots of good hardware and clamps and
other useful stuff. And of course having F-16 hardware on my
Cruzer automatically makes it faster.
This is the hole for the
I made a paper template
and then cut the new blue carpet.
It fits great!
I'm starting to run some
wires. This is the firewall and the cables from the UL Power
Here is the ECU mounted on
Taping off the area in the
back for the custom fiberglass fairing. The resin will not
stick to duct tape-that why it's covered in duct tape.