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Old Feb 17, 2013, 04:45 AM
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Making equipment hatch.
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 12:15 PM
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Tidy up jetpipe area.
Came up with a simple answer for a transportation tailboom holder. Now able to cut off building plate.
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Old Feb 22, 2013, 10:08 AM
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Sea Vixen first assembly (0 min 42 sec)


Brian helped me assemble the monster in my now totally inadequate living room.Ran fans at half throttle.Had to reverse Rudders only, c of g just right with flight pack at front of equipment bay. Had to free one main retract.
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Old Feb 22, 2013, 05:18 PM
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How far did the couch move?
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Old Feb 22, 2013, 07:11 PM
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She's beautiful, Terry. I'm really enjoying your build. Do you know why the off-set the cockpit to the left of the plane?

Peace, brother.
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Old Feb 23, 2013, 03:14 AM
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Hi Dennis.
It was to accommodate the Observer/Radar operator in an enclosed darkened cabin to one side of the pilot nicknamed The Coalhole.

The couch went out with the curtains.

Now for filling & painting.
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Old Feb 23, 2013, 08:42 AM
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ahhh! great Terry!
congratulations!
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Old Feb 23, 2013, 03:01 PM
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Thanks, Terry.

You never know what could go on behind those curtins.

Peace, brother.
Dennis



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Hi Dennis.
It was to accommodate the Observer/Radar operator in an enclosed darkened cabin to one side of the pilot nicknamed The Coalhole.

The couch went out with the curtains.

Now for filling & painting.
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Old Feb 24, 2013, 07:07 AM
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Mount receiver. Fit magnetic hatch latch. Make flight pack compartment.Can`t believe how the C of G worked out so well.
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Old Feb 25, 2013, 12:03 AM
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What hatch?
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Old Feb 25, 2013, 06:43 PM
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Going great there...Nothing better than watching a "master" at work...if you had reversed the motors Im sure you could have sucked out all the cobwebs...lol..
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Old Feb 27, 2013, 04:05 AM
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My cleaner lady is going to be pleased. I`ve trod it all over the house.
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Old Feb 27, 2013, 12:48 PM
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She's beautiful, Terry. I'm sure your cleaning lady appreciates all of your creativity and the "EXTRA WORK".

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Old Feb 27, 2013, 12:58 PM
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My cleaner lady is going to be pleased. I`ve trod it all over the house.
OH dear
You`re going to get chastised again!!!
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Old Feb 28, 2013, 03:40 PM
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First coats of underside white.
Must go , hiding from the cleaner!!!
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