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These are the before and after pictures of the restoration of the B-17 wing tip assembly. The restoration of the wing tip took about 80 man hours and several fasteners!

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The HU-16’s new nose landing gear was cleaned and received some fresh primer along with both wheel assembly’s, new wheel bearings on order!

hu-16-update-feb-26

 

We cleaned the corrosion on the wing tip of the B-17 and we will soon attach it to the rest of the wing.

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Our restoration team glued the Naugahyde vinyl to the support panel and here it is in the HU-16.

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