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Old Aug 02, 2012, 10:48 PM
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tail group.

moving along....
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Old Aug 02, 2012, 10:48 PM
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I mite just re do the canopy all together......
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Old Aug 02, 2012, 11:25 PM
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feathering in the fin.

this will be my first attempt at incorporating a "slot" into the fuse
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 10:23 PM
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the "slot"

bondo takes patience ... I do it in layers.
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 10:24 PM
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still a lil rough....

but you get the picture ...
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 10:44 PM
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taking shape...

fin slot came out perfect ! ...
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 10:46 PM
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Looks good! So any ideas on how you are going to mold it in?
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 10:53 PM
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Getting there.

starting to get the "look" I'm after ...
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 11:02 PM
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the slot.

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Looks good! So any ideas on how you are going to mold it in?
it will just be an indentation in the mold, you'll have to use a dremel tool on each side to grind out the inside of the slot ...
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Old Aug 05, 2012, 11:09 PM
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aft fuse extension.

the FW aft fuse extension came out Great !, with the exception of the canopy I'm liking all I see ...
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 12:28 AM
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eeerrrrr.....

I'm gonna re-do the canopy n get the FW "look" back....
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 01:19 AM
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That thing's starting to look bad arss Paul.

I love watching your creations take shape.
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 04:57 AM
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Bondo Stick

I'm sorry,
How did you keep the bondo from sticking to the Horizontal?

Sweet work

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Old Aug 06, 2012, 09:06 AM
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Keep the rounded hybrid canopy kicking around just in case. I think it looks really clean. The vert stab looks killer too.
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Old Aug 06, 2012, 07:40 PM
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sticky bondo.

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I'm sorry,
How did you keep the bondo from sticking to the Horizontal?

Sweet work

Sandd
I gave the horizontal 2 coats of wax.
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