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B U I L D I N G T H E F U S E L A G E
| ||The IBIS fuselage is a lattice truss structure built out of wood. Multiple wood species can be used, with Sitka Spruce and Douglas Fir being the most popular.|
After all internal components are built in, the fuselage truss structure is covered on the outside with thin birch plywood.
The main gear is built up of an ash laminate.