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Rivets and Riveting:
Installing Aircraft Solid Rivets
Installing Aircraft Solid Rivets
For hobbyists, students, aircraft buffs and professionals alike, the standard fastener used to construct airframes is the solid rivet. This 7-minute clip will show some of the easier methods to start learning how to install solid shank universal and countersunk head rivets.
Rivet Gun Demo
Rivet Gun Demo
Demonstration of using a pneumatic rivet gun for use in building experimental homebuilt aircraft.
Flush Riveting - Aircraft Manufacturing
Flush Riveting - Aircraft Manufacturing
This video shows how to rivet an airplane so that the rivets are flat to the surface to avoid turbulence caused by raised areas on the aircraft's skin.
Aircraft Flush Riveting, RV Builder Basics - Youtube - SkywardMedia
Aircraft Flush Riveting, RV Builder Basics - Youtube - SkywardMedia
Award-winning aircraft builder Les Bourne demonstrates some techniques of flush-riveting for aircraft builders. This segment is an excerpt from the DVD entitled, "RV Builder Basics, Vol. 1: Getting Started," produced by Skyward Media.
The DVD is available from www.HomebuilderVideos.com
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