Work has been progressing steadily on the new piece. Now it is at the finishing off stage, where all the parts which have come together in a rough, aproximate way have to be made to fit proerly and their positions finalised. It’s also the time when the shortcomings become apparent, those areas that did not live up to the initial flush of excitement they started with.
But, I have given it my best shot and, even though it did not come out quite as I thought it might I am pleased with the result.
This shot shows the two skins of the wing which has finally been welded together, prior to sanding
Here I am bending the pipe from the inner element.
And here is the finished element.