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Old Nov 20, 2012, 12:31 PM
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Chas

I was the good old stinky cellulose dope. The foam that I used was resistant to it

I put tissue on the foam with PVA and doped it just so I could sand it smooth for Solarfilming .

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Old Nov 20, 2012, 12:39 PM
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Rich,

That looks the B#######'s !!! cracking job mate


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Old Nov 20, 2012, 04:22 PM
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Now it looks finished off ! very nice indeed.

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Old Dec 19, 2012, 03:42 AM
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REX XL Work in progress

I was so inspired by Rich's (Safelandings) original design and then Rich's (Ricardo) twice size version that I just couldn't resist building one. Although its just twice size of the original it sure looks a lot more when its sitting on the kitchen table

I'm just waiting for a screw type prop adapter for the blades as I wouldn't trust a collet type to do the job. If the part arrives and the weather behaves itself then I will try some test hops on Friday.

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Old Dec 19, 2012, 06:11 AM
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Nice one Chas thats a cracking job!!

Like the twin boom mod....my barn door on a stick does tend to wobble a bit

All the best with the flight tests

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Old Dec 22, 2012, 07:48 PM
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Looks great Chas ...hope it flies as well as it looks. Bill
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Old Dec 23, 2012, 08:10 AM
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The props look to be the same size on both, or is that just cunning camera work?
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