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Old Oct 28, 2012, 10:22 PM
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Here is a couple days of work culminated into this post..

Cut free the elevons from the wing panels.

Then I trimmed the LE of each elevon to there triangular shape:

Then I installed the gap seals for the elevon hinge lines and glassed the top surface of the outer wing panels:

Then the glassed piece of 1/32" ply was cut to shape and glued to the exhaust exit bulkheads:

Then the glass cloth for the center section was cut. This was done in four pieces. The first piece did the aft "triangle" portion of the center section, then 2 pieces where cut for the indentation of the exhaust, and the last did everything else:

Then I glassed it and placed the peel ply on:

I also received the stuff for the power system, so I started assembling and dynamically balancing those. I've still got the balancing to do, but they are close to being ready for install:

I also carved a pumpkin for Halloween this afternoon for my son:
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