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Re: vortilon attach
David Brown wrote:
> I'm thinking of glassing my vortilons on to the wings prior to painting.
Then they take a big chunk of micro with them when they get broken off.
> I was going to microglass
Then they break off real easy.
> them instead of the book called for silicone.
> Is this not advisable? Are they maybe siliconed on so as to break off before
> doing wing damage?
> With silicon they rarely break off but iff they do no repair just re-silicon.
Put duct tape on the leading edge of the wing were each vortilon goes and 5 min
in place.Be sure and get all three agles correct on each one. Tape glass them
onto the duct tape. When cured break off and trim flange to about 3/8 to 1/2"
across base. Finish out and paint aside from plane. Install with minimum