Chapter 4 - Step 5

This covers the building of the firewall. The firewall is made from 1/4" birch plywood. A temporary firewall is also made from plywood.

Firewall patterns November 15, 1999. The templates for the four firewall pieces are rubber cemented to the plywood.

Cut out Firewall November 15, 1999. The four pieces are cut out and sanded to shape.

Aluminum Inserts January 9, 2000. Here are the four aluminum inserts in place on the firewall.

Blind Screws January 29, 2000. Three of the blind screws in place on the firewall.

Blind Screws January 29, 2000. Three of the blind screws in place on the firewall.

Completed Firewall January 30, 2000. The forward face of the completed firewall.

Completed Firewall January 30, 2000. The aft face of the completed firewall.