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Dec 24, 2005, 05:25 AM
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self planed 60" slope racer


Hello Y'all!
Here are some pictures pf my latest project. Special hanks to my good freinds: Oshik - for the planning and the wonderfull job he did on making the airfoil template, and Shlomo for the use of his workshop and cutting equipment.
cutting 5 sets of wings:
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Dec 24, 2005, 09:01 AM
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very nice,..cant wait to see some video
Dec 24, 2005, 11:03 AM
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Great stuff, ohadvr! Interesting methods.

Is this a plank? Or will it have a stab?

You sheeted bottom with obechi and then installed tubes. How will you sheet the top? Another obechi sheet? Glass? Something else?

I like the diamond cutouts with the supporting wood sides. Nice idea for spreading loads. Looking forward to watching this build.
Dec 24, 2005, 11:50 AM
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some more pics ('till the phase i'm at now) will be uploaded later today.
Dec 24, 2005, 01:48 PM
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Sweet looking creation Ohadvr

Looking forward to the flight report. Rip it up!!!!

Steven
Dec 24, 2005, 02:32 PM
PWP!
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Ohadvr

Looks swift! What is the layup on your fuse?

John
Dec 24, 2005, 03:52 PM
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thanks pegasus!
john - do you mean the outer sheeting? if so, it's 130 gr/m^2 fiberglass with reinforcments of some 200 gr/m^2 carbon fiber or carbon strings. if not, please explain .
Last edited by ohadvr; Dec 25, 2005 at 04:51 AM. Reason: fixing the measurment - dm^2 = m^2
Dec 24, 2005, 04:21 PM
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fuse & fuz = fuselage.
Dec 24, 2005, 04:44 PM
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I meant "layup".
Dec 24, 2005, 09:12 PM
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Ohadvr,..Looking good
Dec 24, 2005, 10:16 PM
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Ohadvr - that's just what I meant...anyone know what that is in oz's?


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