Originally Posted by dbaflyer
I wouldn't drill out the F711. You might cause more damage needing more fixing. This is a "known" issue with the QB fuselage. After going around with Van's I ended up buying some special length pop rivets that worked. MK319 are too short. They had to be set gradually and pushed in as I went. I have no screw there for the fairing.
Would you mind sharing what pop rivet you got to work in this location? Im building a 7A quickbuild and this rivet is not factory set and impossible to set now with the deck and angles already done at the factory