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04-15-2015, 11:00 AM
Here is my project the day I met her....19770The day I got her Home..19771.....And what she looks like now. 19772A Thanks to all the people on this site whom have kindly taken the time to answer my questions and supply me with info and photos!

04-15-2015, 09:18 PM
Progress so far.
Disassembled Left wing to make more space in my Very full 24X32 garage.
Cut out the "C" channel window and replaced with the L-21 windows. New arch material from Javron.
Adjusted the birdcage to make the new windows work, Then cut out all the old birdcage and re-made it (looks way better to me.)
Flipped the dogleg for the baggage compartment.
Added in a cross brace above the pilots compartment "X" brace for the pilots shoulder harness, soon for the passenger as well.
Fabricated floor mounted seatbelt tabs and bars.
Trimmed and adjusted the wooden stringers for the L-21 windows.
Fabricated the brake pedal reinforcement plate.
Fabricated the Flap pulley bushings and tabs and welded in place.