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Old May 03, 2012, 05:10 PM
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Stirring the pot
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It's a bit late to start the lay-up,
I'll just add two more coats of Frekote...
And she's ready to get the other half!

I spray glued some vinyl strips to the split edge to create the resin wells.
They are only needed on the bottom half of the mould.
This will collect the excess resin expelled by the bladder once under pressure!

Most of what I know are snippets of information gained from Adam's video and info clips and adapted to suit.
Can't wait for his moulding DVD!
In the meantime......
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Old May 03, 2012, 10:22 PM
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Building with TLAR precision
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Can't wait for his moulding DVD!
In the meantime......
In the meantime...
... when's your moulding video coming out, Johann??

-= Dave
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Old May 03, 2012, 10:23 PM
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[QUOTE=johannlochner;21510679]No idea why this post dup'd

-= Dave
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Old May 03, 2012, 11:12 PM
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Gentlemen: good news, your work is not in vain!! The elusive rudder flip has been captured alive

This is UltraBatics: The Rudder Flip (0 min 36 sec)


Steve
Old May 04, 2012, 01:35 AM
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...missing the PE Slope Rebels
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cool

Bakkie, you're definitely gonna need your left thumb for that one !
Old May 04, 2012, 02:42 AM
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This is the same plane!

I think Michel and Steve have it right on the button!
Wow!
If he could get this into production, Bakkie can distribute throughout Africa!


The Aero-Glide UltraBatics Slope Glider Prototype (3 min 27 sec)
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Old May 04, 2012, 05:26 AM
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scratch build everything
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Old May 04, 2012, 05:42 AM
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scratch build everything
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Old May 04, 2012, 05:50 AM
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Hehehe
I don't think the GoldFish will ever fly like that!
I'll try to keep it light, but I have reservations if it would ever be that light!
The flying style of the Aero-Glide is exactly what Sean and Bakkie are looking for!
(Me thinks....)
But hey, I still like my composite ships, so we'll just have to wait and see!
They also just fly differently!

J
Old May 04, 2012, 05:59 AM
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I think I'm Mode 2
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Now that is soooo sweet!
Old May 04, 2012, 10:12 AM
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That's very cool!
The rudder flip is great!
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Old May 04, 2012, 10:14 AM
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Thanks guys for the positivity. Now get on with it and be the first to take this to the next level. We're only just scratching the surface!

Steve
Old May 05, 2012, 09:15 AM
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.....till the wind drops.
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WooooooooooHooooooo!!

Nice going there surfimp and Michael!
Old May 05, 2012, 01:07 PM
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The other side of the mould has been cast finally!

It needs some cleaning up and before I can create the stop end that would accommodate the bladder entry port!
Old May 05, 2012, 04:23 PM
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Hey, that is looking good Johann. Love the shine.

Wish I had some time to get a move on with mine. Too many other things to finish first.

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