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Old Feb 07, 2004, 07:31 PM
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Beta build of the Toon-E


This morning my Female Mailman delivered a box to me.....upon opening of the box this is what I found.....where to begin?
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Old Feb 07, 2004, 07:34 PM
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wing


the main spar/trailing edge with ribs in place.....
Old Feb 07, 2004, 07:35 PM
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the skeletal wing assembly.....
Old Feb 07, 2004, 07:36 PM
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so far thru the wing assembly all laser cut parts are fitting just fine.....this is all the building for this evening....I may sort out fuse. parts for an early start in the morning.....Tom
Old Feb 08, 2004, 01:38 AM
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Keep those pics coming, Tom. I'm patiently waiting for mine

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Old Feb 08, 2004, 11:56 AM
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beginning of the fuse.


This is the beginning of the fuse. and how I am going about the assembly.....with only a few sheets of lazer cut parts and plans I am having to sort out the beginning , middle , and ending steps....I am sure somewhere down the line I will find I have done something out of a so called order....I am keeping notes as I go along and hope to have better reports as I get to a completed frame work....
Old Feb 08, 2004, 11:57 AM
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stab and elevator


here is a shot of 1/2 of the stabalizer and elevator parts I have come across ......
Old Feb 08, 2004, 12:53 PM
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Do you mind if I put pictures of my "Toon-E" Beta build in this thread, or would you prefer that I start my own thread?
Old Feb 08, 2004, 12:58 PM
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Hi there Metro....since this tread is started feel free to post along....will save us from having to keep up with 2 different threads....I am always open to suggestions and ideas along the way...so now get to posting those pics....great job on the cowling...glad it was with the kit....Tom
Old Feb 08, 2004, 05:16 PM
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Thanks for the pix! I cant wait to see what you come up with for the Covering Scheme.

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Old Feb 08, 2004, 06:08 PM
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More fuse.


I haven't had much time today but did manage a little forward progress on the fuse. To me it appears to be upside down but that is not the case.....here is a pic....
Old Feb 08, 2004, 06:11 PM
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more fuse..


And yet another view...this is a top view......this thing is fat...not heavy but .....well let's just say ..it reminds me of a female large mouth bass ....here's the pic....
Old Feb 08, 2004, 06:14 PM
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this is where I am at so far...


here is a pic. of where I am at so far into the build of the "Toon-E".....this one will be piloted by Foghorn Leghorn if I can find a suitable figure.......
Old Feb 08, 2004, 06:19 PM
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CRCM.....I have been kicking around some ideas for a color scheme....my son is trying to convince me to do it in orange and blue.....but what does he know ?...he is only 21.....I am thinking of a yellow and purple with silver trim for dividing lines....but it is too early to come to a conclusion as of yet.....I have found with many models they never come out even close to what I had first in mind .......Can't wait to see more beta builds on this one....Tom
Old Feb 10, 2004, 04:40 PM
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The problem with receiving a beta kit on a saturday morning is you have 2 days to work on the build then it is back to work on monday , instruct a class monday night , work on Tuesday.....well maybe I can get back to the Toon-E this evening and will try to post a few more pics.....Tom


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