Thread: Build Log Replikits KK Contestor
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Old Jan 21, 2013, 09:26 PM
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Tom, that Contestor has a very nice structure. You did an excellent covering job.
For smaller props (under 10 inches) Iíve tried using multiple stacked laminations, then sanded them down to the shape I wanted. I think you can still have a lot of fun with the smaller prop you already have and use less rubber for the initial test flights. You might want to consider making a tube for winding the rubber, just in case it breaks and damages the model.
The attached pics are not my models. They were taken at a nearby sod farm. You can see the props and the DT tail pop up.
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