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Old Oct 07, 2012, 06:44 AM
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Skinning and laminating tailbooms.
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Old Oct 13, 2012, 03:43 AM
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Right. How do I build the Tail Boom/Tailplane assembly accurately to the fuselage datum line and hold in position until finished (Top Half).
After a couple of days and copious amounts of building fluid here`s how.
Made Depron building board of the tail boom outline connected by Depron to be removed when finished and an oblong temporary vertical fin plate all aligned vertically and horizontally with the fuselage/pod datum lines.
WEll, that`s the plan anyway.
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Old Oct 13, 2012, 04:02 AM
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WOW, more please!

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Old Oct 13, 2012, 04:08 AM
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Nice method Terry, does she feel big yet
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Old Oct 13, 2012, 06:48 AM
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Hi guys
im just wondering, does any body have any really good 3 views of the vixen?

im wanting to make a large turbine model and am stuggling with cross sections of the fuselage


thanks
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 02:20 AM
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Yes Dom, I must confess it does but then, size does matter.
Josh, I also had a job finding three views with cross sections. I had to guess most.
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 05:46 AM
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Hi yes they're like trying to find hens teeth

Do you have any plans or templates you would share

Ta
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 11:42 AM
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Josh, theses might be of some use? will need scaling to size required.
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 04:13 PM
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very nice. love the Vixen. where do we find more info on that Lightning? I'd love one of those at a scale similar to the Mick Reeves bird.

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Old Oct 16, 2012, 02:28 AM
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http://www.modelflying.co.uk/forums/...p?th=48412&p=1
This guy might have some info.
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Old Oct 16, 2012, 02:36 AM
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Hi Dominic
I've sent you a pm


Hi stupot I've just sent the bloke a email

Thanks
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Old Oct 16, 2012, 08:46 AM
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Just let me know if i can help.
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Old Oct 16, 2012, 09:21 AM
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http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/attac...mentid=5225702
Pic of his build
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Old Oct 16, 2012, 11:57 AM
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D_fast - yep, you thinking like me...sketchup

Stupot46 - spoke to Matt in July, haven't heard from him since, he was using his employers email but no longer works for them...hope he's okay?

Oh and sorry Terry for hijacking the thread
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Keep it going lads, all very interesting, I feel I`ve been left years behind.

Building up Booms Fins & Rudders.
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