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Skybolt Builders Manual
4/10/2012

If you are building, or contemplating building the Skybolt from Steen Aero Labs, then this manual is a neccessity. It will save you literally hundreds of hours of head scratching, and will help you avoid making those typical first-time builder's mistakes that we all make at one time or another. If someone said to you 'I have something that will take hundreds of hours off your build for $35, you would snatch his hand off!'

Untold hours have been spent in authoring this epic task as a labor of love.

The Manual gives the builder hundreds of tips and guidance. It is available for download in Adobe PDF format, which is a great format for searching & printing hard copies.

The Skybolt Builder's Manual consists of the following chapters:



Table of Contents
Introduction

Section A
C1.Fittings

Section B
Ch1. Spar Profiling
Ch1. Drag Wire Holes
Ch1A.T88/ClearCoat Guide
Ch2. Truss Wing Ribs
Ch3. Routed Ribs
Ch4. Table
Ch5. Lower Wing Assembly
Ch6. Upper Wing Assembly
Ch7. Wing Bows
Ch8. Leading Edges

Section C
Ch1. Ailerons

Section D
Ch1. Basic Fuselage
Ch2. Notcher

Section E
Ch1. Vertical Fin & Stabilizer
Ch2. Tail Hinges
Ch2a. Strap Hinges
Ch3. Stabilizer & Elevator
Ch4. Servo Trim Tab

Section F
Ch1. Main Landing Gear
Ch2. Brakes
Ch3. Tailwheel
Ch4. Bungee Tool

Section G
Ch1. Cabane Struts
Ch2. I-Struts
Ch3. Slave Struts

Section H
Ch1. Torque Tube
Ch2. Walk Beam & Reverser

Section I
Ch1. Turtle Deck

Section J
Ch1.Rudder Pedals
Ch2.Seats

Section L
Ch2. Windshields and Canopies

Section M
Ch1. Firewall

Section N
Ch1. Formers & Stringers

Section O
Ch1. Plans Fuel Tank
Ch2. Inverted Tank
Ch3. Smoke System

Section P
Ch1. Rigging

Section T
Ch1. Extra Photos

Section U
Ch1. How-To's
Ch2. How-To's

Section V
Ch1. Engines

Section W
Tools

Section X
Ch1. Problem Areas

Section Y
Charts and Graphs
Bend Allowances

Section Z
Reminders!
Glossary
Materials List
Miscellaneous

Building something else? This Manual is still very handy to have around : If it is a typical Rag and Tube design like most biplanes, then the same building concepts apply.

The above button will take you to Paypal. After successful payment, you will be sent instructions on how to access the manual.. Please note that you do not have to be a member of Paypal in order to use their credit card processing.



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