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Old 12-29-2019, 11:25 PM
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Default Clecos

Originally Posted by TShort View Post
I looked over your blog post as well.

I assume for break in on the ground you'll run at high (full?) power; do you think the clecos will hold? That would make me nervous. Perhaps in order to store flat you could secure some of it with nylocks and screws or bolts?
I think they will hold, but might switch to pop rivets anyway - I have lots of spares. I know a guy that flew with his front skin clecoed on, which gave me confidence that they will hold.

While taking a shower last night I realized I should have just used hinge to fit the pieces together - that would hold securely, look nice, and be easy to fold. Oh well - next time!
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