Panther Builder References

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Here are some helpful videos for builders that are new or need a refresh on forming ribs and riveting.  Note the order in which things are done.  First, flanges are bent in form blocks.  Second, lightening/stiffening holes are flanged.  Last, the rib is fluted to get it straight.

Flanging with form blocks-

Flanging lightening holes-

Straightening rib with fluting pliers-

Drilling hinges-

How to install wingtips using hinges:

Drilling out pulled rivets-

Drilling out driven rivet-

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