The last twenty five gussets were cut out today.
Each gusset is used to keep the rib from splitting across the grain.
Here are the original hinge fittings for the tail. They are pretty ingenious - on the stabilizer side, the fitting is two piece screwed together while the elevator side has a regular hinge with a bolt. They will be bead blasted and painted soon.
The gussets were glued and clamped in place. Had to bribe my wife to use her clothes pins, but she acquiesced......