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Old Feb 17, 2013, 10:21 PM
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 10:30 PM
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Was good until I saw that little tin can ... looks good.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 09:08 AM
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Was good until I saw that little tin can ... looks good.
Do you think balsa grows on trees??

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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:05 PM
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 07:13 PM
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Looks good. That wing has a lot of dihedral in it so it should be a pretty stable flyer.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 07:41 PM
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Looks good. That wing has a lot of dihedral in it so it should be a pretty stable flyer.
The original design was a free flight. 1939. 3" per side.

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Old Feb 19, 2013, 08:10 PM
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Can't beat a nekked wood shot of a frame like this. Almost a shame to cover it.

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Old Feb 19, 2013, 09:20 PM
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I thought Brad was fixing me a snack, I went in the kitchen to see
what it was..

He was boiling a piece of plywood to make the battery compartment
cover...... It has a slight curve in it. He knows about curving plywood.

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Old Feb 19, 2013, 10:13 PM
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I boiled some plywood once. Never did get tender enough to eat though.
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Old Feb 20, 2013, 07:51 AM
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Next time, throw a carp in the pot.

Be careful about which you eat, though. The soft, tasty one is the plywood, the gross one with splinters is the carp.

Andy
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Old Feb 21, 2013, 02:08 PM
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Old Feb 21, 2013, 05:47 PM
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Good job on the photos!
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Old Feb 22, 2013, 05:54 PM
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Model planes and boat building! My 14' St. Johns solo. Northern white cedar ribs and planking, ash gunnels and thwarts, cherry decks and cane seats. Took me two months to build it.

Now - back on topic!
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Old Feb 22, 2013, 06:36 PM
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Hi, looks good

What kind of glue are you using? I can't tell from the label.

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Old Feb 22, 2013, 10:17 PM
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Hi, looks good

What kind of glue are you using? I can't tell from the label.

Cheers
We use Great Planes and Tower CA. Loctite Epoxy from Lowes.
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