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Old Dec 14, 2011, 04:17 AM
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1/6 Scale PIPER HE-1 Air Ambulance

This is a scratch build of a 1/6 piper HE-1.
The plane is a J5 converted to an Air Ambulance.

The real plane:
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 04:23 AM
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The build is a simple forward design:
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 04:29 AM
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Airframe is ready:
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 04:34 AM
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Cowl and wheel side covers. (the last made from water bottle cap):
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 04:37 AM
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Windshield and under carriedge:
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 04:42 AM
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Covered with "SIG KOVERALL" and ready for paint:
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 10:46 AM
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Plane is painted and ready for equipment:
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 10:52 AM
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Very nice work on an interesting and unusual aircraft! Love the operational hatch!
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 10:11 PM
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Haim,

A VERY respectable build. Congratulations!

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Old Dec 15, 2011, 11:17 AM
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Neat and unusual! Plus, it's a Cub!
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Old Mar 11, 2012, 03:45 AM
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Maiden flight:
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Old Mar 11, 2012, 11:11 AM
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Congrats!

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Old Jun 21, 2012, 05:09 AM
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Neat and unusual! Plus, it's a Cub!
Actually it isn't - it's a modified J5 Cruiser
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