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Oct 29, 2010, 06:29 PM
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Airbus A300 & A310 EDF FOAMIE!







I can now say thanks to Rookie2008 my days of building jets for myself is OVER! well from 9-to-5 that is I've been contracted by Rookie 2008 to build a American airlines A300 for him " He's paying me!"
So from 9 to 5 five days a week I'm building his jet

build Schedule:

this weekend finalize plans
Moday start full size plans
tuesday-friday build fuselage & shape & sand
next week wings rudder & elevators
week 3 wiring taping painting & PRAYING!

I hope to finish this bird for Rookie 2008 in a month!

IS IT POSSIBLE???????????????????????????????????????:ce nsored:
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Oct 29, 2010, 06:30 PM
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Like with all my builds I buy a Model of the airliner so I can hold the jet in my hands and check angles & stuff!
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Oct 29, 2010, 11:19 PM
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Now I'm gonna get these small drawings scaled up to the full size of the RC A300
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Oct 30, 2010, 01:02 AM
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Oh man another one. sweet. sub

did you ever think of building the de Havilland Comet?
Oct 30, 2010, 08:20 AM
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Oh man another one. sweet. sub

did you ever think of building the de Havilland Comet?
Ohh I Have thought of building one Doushiyou12! but I've gotta finish Rookie2008's A300 first!
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Oct 30, 2010, 12:50 PM
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Subscribed! This should be a good build.
Oct 30, 2010, 02:04 PM
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Subscribed! This should be a good build.
I'm honored to have the best RC scratch builder on board!
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Nov 01, 2010, 01:08 AM
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Getting ready to make the full scale plans! I should be done tommorrow.
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Nov 01, 2010, 08:15 AM
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I'm honored to have the best RC scratch builder on board!
Lol, yeah right maybe at making experemental things fly, but Ihave yet to make an airliner that looks half as good as yours!
Nov 01, 2010, 10:20 AM
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Lol, yeah right maybe at making experemental things fly, but Ihave yet to make an airliner that looks half as good as yours!
F&T your cargo planes Rock!
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Nov 01, 2010, 05:35 PM
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Here I'm using a hand held hot-wire to cut the A300's main fuselage back-bone, I use wood molding pieces as guides.
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Nov 01, 2010, 05:39 PM
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And here is the first piece of every airliner I build the fuselage back-bone made from 1" Dowe corning pink-foam. with a Carbon fiber rod from midwest balsa.
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Nov 02, 2010, 04:10 PM
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Now I'm adding the A300's fuselage bulkheads to the main backbone.
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Nov 02, 2010, 06:29 PM
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Now I'm adding the lower portions of the A300's fuselage bulkheads.
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Nov 02, 2010, 06:49 PM
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Now I've drilled weight holes into the A300's fuselage in order to make her lighter, every little bit counts.
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