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Old Dec 18, 2014, 01:06 PM
It was a radio hit...I swear!
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Thanks Tom and Rubio. The info is very helpful. I am going to try 1 layer of 3.2oz. for a smoother external finish and 1 layer of 8oz. on the inside to add a little strength. I think this may do it and make it on the lighter side. I guess that you just have to do do a few test runs until you get the right combo for the kind and size of plane you are building. Thanks again.
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Old Dec 18, 2014, 02:44 PM
It's not going to build itself
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Fabio, maybe do the first fuse in two halves. Blue tape it together for a trial fit and if it is too flexible, you could reinforce where you need to and still have a useable fuse after you seam it.
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Old Yesterday, 08:28 PM
Launch and Recovery System
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Ok I'm not sayin, I'm just sayin, Monday Norco might be a fun light day. Not huge winds but may be fun.
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Old Yesterday, 09:08 PM
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Ok I'm not sayin, I'm just sayin, Monday Norco might be a fun light day. Not huge winds but may be fun.
Hmmm mmm
George Morgan?
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Old Today, 11:13 AM
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FINALLY got around to finishing my second Zulu! (My first one was lost to a midair with a Spitfire)

Considerably lighter than my first, but it looks like I'm still going to need at least 1.5oz to balance the CG right. Meaning I won't be quite as light as if like, but I think overall it'll still be lighter than my first.

Also; the marking on the right wing is the "Hunter" insignia from the video game "Destiny", for those that care.
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