"Cloudster" Construction Project Session #32
The Cloudster plans call for pre-gluing the wing
tip pieces together into a unit so that the tip of the unit can be blocked
up 1/4" [scaled to (.231")] before gluing it to the leading and trailing
edge. In the picture below, the three wing tip pieces are pinned down and
glued together on the left wing tip plan as shown below.
The wing's leading edges, trailing edges, and all
of the spars have selected. In addition, all of the wing pieces, except the
three center section ribs, have been cut out. You can see in the picture
below (1) the two 3/16" wing tip units, (2) eighteen of the 1/16" R1 ribs
stacked together, and (3) two each of the 1/16" R4, R5, R6, and R7 tip ribs.
The center section ribs will be cut out later after the complete right and
left wing halves have been built. A review the method of wing attachment
will be reviewed carefully before the center section of the wing is
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