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Alteration 18 Garmin Virb
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Alteration18  Making the Parts NOTE: Any alteration will require it to be registered as Experimental-Amateur Built  E-AB

This Alteration is to install a retractable Camera to the Tailcone

Step: 01

Layout and make the backing flange for the tailcone access panel.

The flange is cut on a matching angle of the tailcone bottom flange of the F-1282
Bottom Skins.

Start Date 01/02/18
Step: 02

Layout then cut out the F-1282 Bottom Skins and remove the rivets as Shown.

Insert the Backing Flange, then match drill and cleco the holes of the bottom skins.

Step: 03

Remove the Backing Flange then layout and drill the holes in the front and back of the flange.

Install the Flange on the outside of the tailcone and match drill the bottom skins, cleco as you go.
Step: 04

Countersink the holes on the for the rivets.

Lay out and drill the holes #30 for the 8/32 Nut Plates.

Note: The #30 holes will be drilled out for the 8/32 screws after before
the nutplates are installed.
Step: 05

Match Drill #30 the Nut Plate holes in the Cover Plate.

This Cover Plate will have a door installed in the center for a Garmin Camera
Step: 07

Test fit the parts in the tailcone.

Step: 08  
Step: 09  
Step: 10  
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13: Rudder Trim 14: Tailcone Fairing 15: Wing Skin Stiffeners 16: Wing Tip Lights 17: Rear Baggage 18: Tailcone Camera
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