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Posted by CyberPilot | Jan 12, 2007 @ 11:06 AM | 4,409 Views
custom pilot figures

First I took a picture that my wife took of me and the twins.

Then I cut out the girls individually.

Next I had to flip one so they would both be facing the same way.

The next step was to merger both girls together.

Then make the new picture level.

Then make a copy and flip the 2nd image

Then print it and cut it out.

I used a Dremel tool to cut up a CD case and used two sided servo tape to attach the cut outs to the plastic. I left 2 sharp points of plastic sticking out the bottom and used that to poke holes in the foam cockpit. I used a toothpick for the pilot's control stick (colored with a magic marker) and finally I used hot glue to secure it all together.

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