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by Sling Technical Official
Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using Sling App
Replies: 9
Views: 903

Re: Using Sling App

We are planning to update the Sling 2 manuals as soon as we complete the TSI ones.
They will be done in the same way with the colored explodes views and additional assembly information.
by Sling Technical Official
Mon Sep 07, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using Sling App
Replies: 9
Views: 903

Re: Using Sling App

Hi Doug We are not managing the app from the Factory here in South Africa but we update Dropbox where the latest manuals can be found. Unfortunately we were not able to release the manuals in August due to resources and delays caused by the lock down. We are planning on releasing the updated TSI man...
by Sling Technical Official
Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Sling TSi
Topic: Known building "Gotchas" for the Sling TSi
Replies: 25
Views: 3438

Re: Known building "Gotchas" for the Sling TSi

Good day

The assembly steps for the hatches that you posted are correct and they will be in the updated manuals.
The 2 of the 8 holes should not be riveted for fit pins or a basic tool to rotate the hatch when opening or closing the latch.
by Sling Technical Official
Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: Sling TSi
Topic: Inspection Covers
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Re: Inspection Covers

Good day We do not have detailed instructions for assembling the inspection hatches in the manuals yet. This will be available in the updated TSI manuals that we are releasing soon. The inspection hatch for the elevator is the same as the ones used for the wing. The wing hatches require dimpling and...
by Sling Technical Official
Tue Jul 28, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Sling TSi
Topic: Improved/updated KAI?
Replies: 7
Views: 1094

Re: Improved/updated KAI?

Good day Unfortunately we had some delays due to lock down restrictions and resources. We are working still working on the manuals and making good progress. The plan is the have the updated TSI manuals ready for release by the end of 2020. Please do not hesitate to contact us for any technical advis...
by Sling Technical Official
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: Sling TSi
Topic: New TSi Seats
Replies: 6
Views: 583

Re: New TSi Seats

Hi MTJ

The new TSI seat assembly instructions are available on dropbox in the TSI fuselage construction manual.
Please send an email to Technical@slingaircraft.com if you are not linked to our dropbox yet.
by Sling Technical Official
Sun Jul 05, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Safety, Maintenance & Inspections
Topic: Service Bulletin #0017 - Potential Risk Of Shearing Of Control Stop Plate Rivets [Sling 4, Sling TSi]
Replies: 4
Views: 449

Re: Service Bulletin #0017 - Potential Risk Of Shearing Of Control Stop Plate Rivets [Sling 4, Sling TSi]

Hi guys

Yes Andrew you are correct, the rivet gun leaves noticeable mark on the head of an aluminium rivet.
The aluminium are generally a bit duller in color when compared to a stainless steel rivet.

I will share picture of a stainless steel rivet as an example shortly.
by Sling Technical Official
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Sling TSi
Topic: Safety Alert #0012
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: Safety Alert #0012

Service Bulletin #0017 is now available on the Sling Aircraft website.
https://www.slingaircraft.com/owner-support/sling-tsi/
by Sling Technical Official
Thu Jul 02, 2020 5:10 am
Forum: Sling TSi
Topic: Safety Alert #0012
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: Safety Alert #0012

Please note that Safety Alert #0012 has been replaced with Service Bulletin #0017 (released today, 02/07/2020) which explains in more detail which rivets need to be inspected.