Flight Controls

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Elevator Bellcrank

?It has been quite a while since I have posted here.  I have been working on the plane, just not blogging it.  I plan to blog backwards from here to fill in the last few months. The bellcrank turned out to be relatively straightforward to make.  I just photocopied the plans, cut out the part … Continue reading

Control Stick Mounting Brackets

Made the control stick mounting brackets by measuring out the size on the plans and cutting them out on the band saw.  I prefer cutting oversize and shaping after bending.  I find it difficult to cut metal exactly to size and then bend.  After bending I marked and cut the angled sides and evened everything … Continue reading