Curtiss Jenny Restoration

Welcome! We hope you enjoy following the restoration process of a 1918 Curtiss JN4D Jenny. Once completed, the aeroplane will be flown and displayed at the Candler Field Museum in Williamson GA (30 miles south of Atlanta). You can contact me below by clicking on "VIEW MY PROFILE"

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Monday, March 05, 2007

Rudder is done!

Made the last four brace wires today. Here you can see the horns put together prior to being dissasembled for painting the finish black color.



Here's a shot of the entire rudder.



And another one.



Next step is to build the fuselage table and inventory the fittings that need to be made. We're waiting for some of the missing fittings to come back from the lazer cutter any day. There were several universal fittings behind the rear seat that were missing and it was easier to have them cut rather than do them individually on the bandsaw and grinder. Might as well use the new technology, it's available!

Till then

Brian

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