Envelope Continued

Today we continued with cementing the envelope.

Cementing the right side of the fuselage

Cementing the right side of the fuselage


Once the bottom was cemented for most of the back end, I did some preliminary shrinking on alternating sides of the seam to help smooth out the most severe wrinkles and make sure that we’d be able to get a good final shape.
Preliminary shrinking on the VS.

Preliminary shrinking on the VS.


Scrap Panel

Scrap Panel


I’m planning to finish this scrap panel with the whole process up to the final coats. That way we’ll have something to cut small patches from later on.