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Apr 14, 2012, 04:18 PM
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Gorgeous shape J
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Apr 14, 2012, 07:22 PM
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Gorgeous shape J
A Big +1 to that statement

Ken
Apr 17, 2012, 10:37 AM
Stirring the pot
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Thanks guys!
Progress got interrupted, but will get back on her soon!

Hey, here is a vid posted by AvB of Steve's slope clinic!
Really cool Steve!

Let's see if we can get a composite that light!


Surfimp's VTPR clinic - Ellwood, Weaselfest 2012 (8 min 54 sec)
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Apr 17, 2012, 10:42 AM
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Andrew and his crew are such cool guys!! I wish them the best in their DS adventure and am super stoked they were able to stop by, and really honored that Andrew took the trouble to video my presentation. Really kind of him!!

Anyways I expect great things from my South African brethren, you guys have plenty of talent and a great vibe, how could the result be anything less than spectacular?

Steve
Apr 17, 2012, 03:15 PM
.....till the wind drops.
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Originally Posted by johannlochner
Thanks guys!
Progress got interrupted, but will get back on her soon!

Hey, here is a vid posted by AvB of Steve's slope clinic!
Really cool Steve!

Let's see if we can get a composite that light!
Very nice vid!!
The best intro to VTPR anyone could ask for!
Start with the basics.....perfect them, then take the next step!....awesome!
Come now J......with you and Graham?.......we can get just that!.....a light weight Thriller!!
Apr 17, 2012, 03:30 PM
I think I'm Mode 2
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It's gonna have to be "litestrong"
Apr 17, 2012, 03:37 PM
.....till the wind drops.
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Not K-Proof!
But B-Proof!!
Apr 17, 2012, 03:38 PM
Stirring the pot
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Hehehe
Steve's video got me inspired, and I started sanding down the plug!
She's nice and smooth with all the pinholes filled.
Two finishing coats to go...
Having a day time job sucks!
And,
Contending with my wife whilst spraying in the garage is not for the faint hearted either!
(She still reminds me about the couple of dust coats I gave her car!)

Spent some time with Graham this morning to sort out the wing lay-ups!
Just waiting for me now.....
Apr 17, 2012, 04:07 PM
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Remember, if you build them light enough, they're almost always strong enough

Steve
Apr 18, 2012, 06:08 AM
...missing the PE Slope Rebels
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+1
light enough = strong enough
Apr 18, 2012, 06:33 AM
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+1
light enough = strong enough
Yeah Right!

I sprayed another primer coat as the surface was not as good during daylight hours...
Then more sanding!
Contrary to popular belief....
I hate sanding!
Apr 18, 2012, 06:41 AM
scratch build everything
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I hate sanding!
eish don't get me started about sanding
Apr 18, 2012, 07:14 AM
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Guys,

Sanding is the true exercise of someone who as reached a higher state of perfection...
The only problem with sanding is; as the grit numbers increase, patience decreases...
Use the force and balance the sanding mantra!

Hope to have improved your relationship with the sanding paradigm...

If my premonition proves me right, that dog will be black or blue in a few weeks...


J that fish logo is great, why not make it part of the final paint concept?



LAYER
Apr 19, 2012, 10:12 AM
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J what is the dog name?

Blue or Blackened...


LAYER
Apr 19, 2012, 11:08 AM
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J what is the dog name?

Blue or Blackened...


LAYER
Hehehe
If I had my way...
She would probably be called Black beard!
But, the kids called her Lilly

But never fear, we also have a dog called...
"Spotty"


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