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Jul 26, 2012, 12:37 AM
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Awesome! And for what's its worth ill take a t-square and a pencil any day over autoCAD.
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Jul 30, 2012, 09:33 PM
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I received the prototype toy today... it was spooky. I thought to myself, "I remember it being bigger." I suppose to a 5-year old it was huge.

I sat down and started measuring the airframe. Then, I began laying out a top view drawing. I can tell that the big challenge will be the main fuselage. The compound contours cry out for a vacuum molded shell but, I don't have the equipment. I could "make do" using the luan plywood, George Foreman grilling machine, and shop vac... and I may yet.

I think I will try a foam fuselage using frames, stringers and skin. If that doesn't work, I'll use a balsa frame and cover it.
Sep 13, 2012, 10:28 PM
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C 119 Maiden Flight (0 min 57 sec)
Sep 13, 2012, 10:49 PM
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Thats AWESOME!

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