Day 3 - December 17, 2016

This weekend, we mainly continued to make progress on the OP-51 project and continued to learn more about riveting techniques.  A few students completed their projects as they used their knowledge of countersinking, dimpling, and riveting to assemble the final pieces. 


A finished OP-51 project.

 The students also learned how to drill out faulty rivets that have been set without damaging the surrounding material.  This is a very important ability to have since not every fastener will be set perfectly and this method can fix that in a matter of a few minutes.  The toolbox kits are set to be started at the next class on January 7, 2017.  

Tune in next year for further updates!
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