Originally Posted by MS19087
I am months away from this step . . . however would this be an area where a nut plate could be employed? It would make the job at least half-way easier . . . not looking at plans so don't know if this is viable.
With enough foresight (or, you know, an actual useful change to the plans!), this could be done.
From where I am now, it might be possible to run the bolt into an unriveted nutplate and let the "ears" stop it from rotating as the bolt draws tight. Never to be removed, of course! Might have to resort to this...