After a couple of days of drying, the spinner was installed using countersunk
washers and screws:
As you can see in the picture above, there is a gap right behind the propeller
blade. To fill this gap, a plate was made out of .032 aluminum. The
plate was shaped and rounded to fit. A flange was added to the filler
plate, that slips under the spinner and platenuts were installed in that.
Here are the filler plates all painted and ready to
Here are the filler plates
As you can see, the filler plates give the spinner a nice finished look.
Here is the completed
Completed: May 19, 2008
Total time: 8 hours
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