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Re: REFLECTOR: Wing attach bolts
As a "way behind y'all" builder, I watch with keen interest anything
that has to do with keeping the wings firmly attached to my Velocity. I
hope you'll share with us what action and or parts the factory will
recommend. Did they recommend/ship the -26 length you refer to ?
Good luck in upcoming first flights !
David Brown wrote:
> At 10:30 AM 5/26/99 +1000, you wrote:
> >lets get real here! We are talking about the wing attach bolts. If for some
> >reason you cannot get the correct shorter bolt, you should stick with the
> >thick stack of washers, or better yet make a thick spacer out of some
> >suitable bar stock.
> There are many lengths of AN-8 bolts. Just so happenned that -26 length
> was better for me. With -30 I needed more than 1/2 inch worth of washers.
> I don't think anybody has even hinted at cutting corners here.
> Dave Brown