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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Location: Peachtree City, Georgia, United States

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Coppering done!

All the coppering on the vertical and horizontal pieces is done!

My parents were visiting, so I put my father to work. Each copper end needed to be sanded smooth....

...and given a coat of varnish.

Here are an entire Jenny's worth of verticals and horizontals.

Next week, the fittings need to be painted and the longeron splices wrapped. Till then...



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