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Old Nov 30, 2012, 12:58 PM
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I did see those, I just thought if I joined a 1" or 2" strip to the top would that be to weak?
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Old Dec 03, 2012, 09:07 PM
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Not much progress but it's something.
I cut out the fuse sides and transfered the marks for the formers on the wrong side of one of the pieces
Next I will sand down the edges then it will be time to watch some more videos.
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 12:05 AM
Walk of Shame Season :)
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Nice going Ernie looking good I don't know if its the angle you shot but it looks like the wing cut out is smaller than it should be lol ill look at it tomorrow on a bigger screen it looks right, just weird to me lol
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 08:10 AM
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LOL Well its not much bigger looking on this screen LOL It looks exactly like the plan cut out so I'm thinking its perfect just the tail to nose look makes it seem like the wing saddle is short. great job my friend and press on
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 11:50 AM
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I couldn't get it all in one frame standing the other way.
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 01:45 PM
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I forgot to ask, what engine are you putting on it?
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Old Dec 04, 2012, 02:02 PM
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O.s. 46ax
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Old Dec 05, 2012, 11:46 AM
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Do you have a larger engine?
A 46 is going to be alittle on the weak side.
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Old Dec 05, 2012, 12:19 PM
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The O.S. .46 will have just enough power to climb slowly out of a hover if you use the right prop 12.25x3.75 is the prop you need for that engine. Try and keep your build as light as possible and it can work out ok. I flew my TT 40 on a thunder tigre .46 and it was actually a lot of fun. Of course the Saito .72 was the best.
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Old Dec 05, 2012, 02:12 PM
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I have a os65la but I think it has similar output as the 46? I'm not ready for any fancy tricks yet. I did have Waldo show me how to do a loop with my plane, but I didn't get a chance to try it since the elevator flew right off half way through his loop.
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Old Dec 05, 2012, 02:17 PM
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That was Hysterical Ernie said Hey!!! can my plane do a loop I said yes apparently I was wrong

I'm thinking he's going to love his 46AX on there just like David22 does we can always push him into the bigger engine once he gets used to it. Ernie is flying awesome and has come a long way in a very short time I believe this plane will give him the thrill he's looking for
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Old Dec 05, 2012, 02:48 PM
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Old Dec 05, 2012, 02:49 PM
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That was Hysterical Ernie said Hey!!! can my plane do a loop I said yes apparently I was wrong

I'm thinking he's going to love his 46AX on there just like David22 does we can always push him into the bigger engine once he gets used to it. Ernie is flying awesome and has come a long way in a very short time I believe this plane will give him the thrill he's looking for
I will not ask again unless I am absolutely positively sure I glued and pinned the hinges in next time.
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Old Dec 09, 2012, 06:39 PM
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Eight days into my build.

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Old Dec 09, 2012, 09:14 PM
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Hey billytown that is beautiful very nice work and that 72 is going to be an awesome engine on this bird keep us up to date please and keep the pics coming
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