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Old Mar 12, 2012, 05:02 PM
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I like the looks of the T-38's that do fly-bys here at McConnell AFB (next to where I work). They look like this, but I'm not sure where they are from.
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Old Mar 12, 2012, 06:30 PM
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deltas are cool
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seen some of those out here at Edwards too.
Old Mar 12, 2012, 07:27 PM
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Wow!!!


I too owned a George Miller T-38, with Byron fan and OS 91DF. Clocked 160 mph at Best in the West years ago. T-38's are by far the sexiest airplanes out there. Im lucky in that I get to drool at Thornton Aircraft's T-38's and F-5's from across the ramp here in VNY... You gotta be excited about this everytime you pick it up. The lightness of the foam should make for an awesome flying airplane!!!

Keep up the fantastic work. The only thing better than a T-38 is a GIGANTIC T-38!!!!!!!

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Old Mar 12, 2012, 07:38 PM
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fly like an EAGLE ;)
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i remember seeing your miller t38 at best in the west. the tail wind was crazy. didnt you get it super far away and was barely able to see it enough to get it back?
Old Mar 12, 2012, 09:12 PM
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that looks awesome!!
Old Mar 12, 2012, 09:17 PM
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I like the looks of the T-38's that do fly-bys here at McConnell AFB (next to where I work). They look like this, but I'm not sure where they are from.
That one in the pic is from Randolph AFB (RA). If you live around McConnell you are probably seeing T-38C's from Vance AFB (VN tail flash) just up the road, or occasionally from Whiteman AFB or Sheppard AFB.
Old Mar 12, 2012, 11:07 PM
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deltas are cool
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Whitman had some Black ones with red letters
Old Mar 12, 2012, 11:38 PM
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First order of business is I have to thank Brent and Rodger for the hard work on making the foam cores for these wings and horizontal stabs. The design that went into the airfoil and washout was excellent.

Thanks guys
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Old Mar 12, 2012, 11:44 PM
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Got a little done on the cores today. Balsa all the way around and got the preliminary grooves cut for the 1/2" rods.


Plane takes on a whole new look when ya put wings and a stab on it..
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Old Mar 13, 2012, 12:05 AM
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My favourite part!! When you stick it all together for the first time and it looks like a plane. Wonderful work Falcon. I really admire you guys that can concentrate on one project at a time!!
Old Mar 13, 2012, 12:12 AM
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fly like an EAGLE ;)
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sweeeeeet! that wing doesnt look too thick at all! looks way too sexy for its foam....to sexy for its foam....so sexy it huuurts...
Old Mar 13, 2012, 01:34 AM
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Hi Randy,

Both C/N and my T-38 will get the Edwards paint scheme



She said she needed a stand in for her to practic her knife throwing for the show at fair next weekend

Why not do one Edwards, and the other one NASA??? Would look SWEET!
Old Mar 13, 2012, 07:07 AM
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Looks really great Andy! W
Old Mar 13, 2012, 07:17 AM
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Sorry guys, awesome doesn't work anymore. That thing is incredible!

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Old Mar 13, 2012, 07:30 AM
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This build is awesome! I too am a scratchbuilder and i know what has gone in to this project! Outstanding, and i cannot wait to see it fly!


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