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Old 12-14-2018, 09:44 PM
RFSchaller RFSchaller is offline
 
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At the risk of drawing down the wrath of all the VAF members mayI suggest Bondo from the aviation department of Auto Zone.
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Old 12-17-2018, 04:04 PM
JwWright57 JwWright57 is offline
 
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Default Just about fixed

I'm just about done with the repair.

I removed most rivets from the mid skin also and then realized I probably just needed to remove the rivets from the top of the mid skin. That would have removed the bend and I may have been able to slide the inboard skin under.

But it's just about done so i'm happy. In anticipation of making this repair I bought one of the rivet removal tools (like this one
https://www.northerntool.com/shop/to...10090301008005)

That saved a ton of time and worked really well. I can safely say I didn't have a mess up a single rivet hole.
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