Joe Norris explains the requirements for an aircraft dataplate. Joe is is on the EAA staff as well as a DAR, A&P aircraft mechanic with Inspection Authorization (IA), and EAA Technical Counselor.
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Measuring Control Deflection with a Digital Level
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation shows how to use a digital level to measure the deflection of control surfaces.
Rod End Bearings
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation discusses rod end bearning installation.
Creating Vinyl Graphics
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation demonstrates how to create your own vinyl graphics with the use of an affordable vinyl cutter.
Picking up Tack Nails
Timm Bogenhagen from the EAA staff demonstrates using a needle nose pliers to pick up small nails used to nail gussets in place.
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation shows how to fabruicate a plexiglass sunvisor.
Installing Vinyl Graphics
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation shows how to install vinyl graphics using either the wet or dry application method.