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Old Sep 02, 2009, 05:03 PM
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Toledo special on floats


Finished up the floats for my toledo special. I decided to cover them to match the plane since i like the scheme on it so much.
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Old Sep 02, 2009, 10:59 PM
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Can't wait to see the flight video. Please post it soon.
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Old Sep 04, 2009, 09:24 AM
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I am going to fly it tomorrow i will see if i can get some video of it.
Old Sep 13, 2009, 10:13 AM
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I wasn't able to get any video but did manage to get some pictures. This plane flew great with the floats.
Old Sep 13, 2009, 07:11 PM
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Ok, Skippy.
You are on my good list.
That is a beautiful airplane and the photos are very artistic. I am glad the floats worked well.

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Old Sep 14, 2009, 08:17 AM
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Very nice Skippy. Looks like a winner and first place.
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Old Sep 19, 2009, 08:21 PM
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Hi Skippy,
The plane looks GREAT !!!! Did you make the wire braces that go to the floats? If so, could I get some pic's of the bottom of the fuse where they bolt on? And what size music wire is it? Also how much prop clearance to the top of the floats do you have?

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Old Sep 19, 2009, 09:10 PM
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The braces came with the floats they are the hangar 9. I will get some pictures in the A.M. but if you feel along the bottom of the fuse the rear mount is already there you just have to cut through the covering. I made the front mount it is made so that it just bolts on using the landing gear bolts.
Old Sep 19, 2009, 09:18 PM
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Thanks, can't wait to see the pic's.....My thread is the "Look at this set-up " It's a Sig Senior Kadet

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Old Oct 17, 2009, 05:52 PM
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Hey *bump*...

I'm considering a Toledo Special and floats would be on my wish list.. Let's hear about your block dimensions and any updates on your flying experience with this baby.

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Old Oct 17, 2009, 07:15 PM
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Fantastic - what a great idea.....


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