Finished building the Boar. A little tail-heavy, but balanced with a couple pieces of lead in nose. Added foam inside tail boom to reduce movement of pushrod tubes. Also glued pushrod tubes in various places for same reason. Receiver antenae runs the length of the tail boom and out the back. Had to custom bend the tow hook and support in place with plywood and Gorilla Glue.
New pictures of some modifications...
-- fiberglass reinforced tail feathers
-- vertical stab moved rearward
-- servos installed at angle to accomodate 4 AA nicad batteries
-- 40mm fiberglass wing-join is actually 2nd layer. Layed over 20mm piece....Continue Reading
Here are some pics from my silicon hinge test. It has been a couple weeks since these photos were taken, and the bond is still very strong and flexible. Will move forward with the method on my Boar 2m ailerons.