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I used vinylester resin and a 1/4" foam/fiberglass sandwich in place of alsynite.
Well I lied. I need to make the wing attach fittings before I start skinning. So while I wait for those I’ve been making more wing ribs and have...
I was looking at your project thread suspiciously titled ‘special’ and couldn’t think of a ‘modern’ aluminum single seater with such a high turtle...
I hate spending money on stuff I’m not going to use forever. Case in point- long sanding bar. Made this for free.
Float sanding the bottom of the...
Personally, for scarfing thin ply like 1/16" I don't bother with any setup. I use the above mentions flap disk to sand a nice bevel into thin...
I've removed 1mm ply from a few bits of structure during my build. I've found an 80 grit flap disk chucked into a hand held grinder works...
I shoulda been more clear. I too weigh my T-88 out, I just use the little cup to keep everything contained and portable.
Looking good Mike. With those high quality jigs and gusset patterns you’re just about ready to go into production making kits! :)
Hey, have you...
Great to hear
Nose ribs are on now. I better start making the outer wing ribs up..
See the cable running from the forward spar wing strut fitting to the tail? Without that you’d need to find some way to brace the tail boom.
‘A few loose ends’ What an aptly named title!
Little more progress
His removing of the aileron spades “cause they aren’t necessary” caused flutter at what, 50kts? I think that caused some lateral drift as heard by...
Can someone post his handle on here? I’d like to read his threads. Thanks
Center section is about ready to go together
Interesting history. Even survived a midair http://www.aerialvisuals.ca/AirframeDossier.php?Serial=116376
Is your lawn art really a glider if it doesn’t glide?
Do you have a FWF weight for the 3V and 5V?
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