Tailwheel

The most damage occurred in the tail area.

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The tail area before stripping the fabric.

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Basic layout of repair

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I added some spruce blocking in the last bay of the bottom of the fuse to carry the tail wheel.

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One side done, just need some varnish and the last gusset glued in place.

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Tail wheel fittings.

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While doing the tail area I trimmed some weight from the fuse.