By taping the spar down at various points, I found it far easier to secure properly. Any place where adhesive seeped under my tape, it did damage the print slightly, so I had to be careful of that as well.

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Posted by: AMCross on Jul 19, 2006 05:47 AM
By taping the spar down at various points, I found it far easier to secure properly. Any place where adhesive seeped under my tape, it did damage the print slightly, so I had to be careful of that as well.
 
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Here are MOST of the accessories provided when purchasing "The Judge Complete" package -- not shown are the provided spinner (out of stock when my Judge shipped), the accessory pack items including velcro/odorless CA/kicker (hinge tape was in this package
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The trailing edge spar had to be bowed around the back of the wing. Following the directions, I had trouble getting it to shape. ...so...I decided I needed a few extra "hands" to help get it right. BEFORE applying any, I tested my scotch tape to ensure it
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The provided aft spar was about 3/8" too long and required clipping with a pair of wire cutters.
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Basically, what the instructions implied but didn't quite say was that the fuse center piece had right thrust built into it's cuts, and so the builder needed to measure the center points on the fuse to align the wing. I chose to draw the wing planform rig
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