Rudder

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The rudder is the part in orange below: The RV7 rudder skin is extremely thin : it must be handled with care and also to pay attention to the preparation [...]

Riveting the vertical stabilizer

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After riveting the horizontal stabilizer, riveting the vertical one is not a problem. Riveting the rear spare Assembling the skeleton and skin And the final result Horizontal & vertical stabilizers [...]

Riveting the horizontal stabilizer skin

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Riveting the skin of the horizontal stabilizer does not happen as the skeleton. The rivets of the skeleton are rounded heads, those of the skin are flush rivets to reduce [...]