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Old Jan 27, 2013, 01:16 PM
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Hi Ducts-fans!!.........turn the fan today to remove the balsa dust., and run somes wires, so far so good, go back to the wing for the pushs rods. ,and start to pain the rear section withGoost White. Cheers
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Old Jan 30, 2013, 08:38 PM
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Fuselage almost done, still wait for is retract , I did somes push rods on the flaps and aileron, nex build the wing saddle and paint the wing . Cheers
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Old Feb 01, 2013, 02:24 AM
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simply amazing work.
Old Feb 01, 2013, 08:49 PM
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Some parts paint today and add somes letters also.nex,start to curve the wing saddle .from 2 X 4 balss block., Cheers
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Old Feb 02, 2013, 01:57 AM
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it's too bad they don't fly out of Syracuse anymore. used to love watching them there. of course, I didn't mind watching the F-16's either, once they switched over.
Old Feb 02, 2013, 02:11 AM
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it's too bad they don't fly out of Syracuse anymore. used to love watching them there. of course, I didn't mind watching the F-16's either, once they switched over.
The las time I watching the A-10 ,was in Patrick AFB Melbourne Fla. low above the beach ,amazing .
Old Feb 02, 2013, 02:22 AM
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well, you don't have to go quite that far. they still fly them out of Massachusetts and just outside Baltimore, Maryland. there's probably others of course, but those are two that I know, cause I've been there. LOL.
Old Feb 02, 2013, 09:57 AM
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A few years ago, the Pennsylvania ANG flew A10's. One Sunday morning, two of those A10's flew into the local FBO at Buffalo Intl. so the pilots could attend a football game between the Bills and the Eagles.

The A10's, parked next to GA aircraft, was an interesting contrast.

This A10 is probably government surplus and has found a new life for itself.

Jeanskydive,

Beautiful effort on your A10
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Old Feb 02, 2013, 05:23 PM
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[QUOTE=Larry Dudeck;24010024]A few years ago, the Pennsylvania ANG flew A10's. One Sunday morning, two of those A10's flew into the local FBO at Buffalo Intl. so the pilots could attend a football game between the Bills and the Eagles.

The A10's, parked next to GA aircraft, was an interesting contrast.

This A10 is probably government surplus and has found a new life for itself.

Jeanskydive,

Beautiful effort on your A10 . Thank Larry, now I need to find the Van!!!!!............
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Old Feb 02, 2013, 10:45 PM
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A few years ago, the Pennsylvania ANG flew A10's. One Sunday morning, two of those A10's flew into the local FBO at Buffalo Intl. so the pilots could attend a football game between the Bills and the Eagles.

The A10's, parked next to GA aircraft, was an interesting contrast.

This A10 is probably government surplus and has found a new life for itself.

Jeanskydive,

Beautiful effort on your A10
now that's awesome. LOL.
Old Feb 06, 2013, 08:11 PM
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Start to fit in pace the two balsa wing flilets., finish later with 3/4 oz fiberglass and resine to match with the fuselage side ,white base paint done Cheers
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Old Feb 09, 2013, 01:19 AM
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The wing is paint also with fuselage ,some camouflage spots paint shots more to come. Cheers
Old Feb 09, 2013, 05:12 AM
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Hi Jean,
really nice work on this A-10 !

I will follow your thread because this is one of my projects...mine is little smaller ( wingspan 176 cm ) and it comes from a home made plane by a friend of mine ( 20 years ago ) previously designed for 2 x .25ci engines with prop.
I would like to install 2 x 90mm EDF from HobbyKing.

I have the fiberglass fuse and plans for all the rest.





Pascal
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Hi Jean,
really nice work on this A-10 !

I will follow your thread because this is one of my projects...mine is little smaller ( wingspan 176 cm ) and it comes from a home made plane by a friend of mine ( 20 years ago ) previously designed for 2 x .25ci engines with prop.
I would like to install 2 x 90mm EDF from HobbyKing.

I have the fiberglass fuse and plans for all the rest.





Pascal
Hi Pascal verry interesting your projet , rare fuselage that size come with the wing filet!! in bonus,,,,,,,,,, . Cheers
Old Feb 09, 2013, 02:23 PM
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Looking good JSD. I see you did the little mod to the pods looks more pleasing to the eye.


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