Clausxpf/Air Sally J-35 Draken,Alpha/Beta build w/New foam shell & glass method - Page 77 - RC Groups
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Oct 05, 2012, 08:06 PM
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Originally Posted by corsair nut
man that looks great claus! looks like a great way to make plugs too...fully composite 90mm cougar anybody??? haha.
Yes please!
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Oct 05, 2012, 08:09 PM
its TALON TIME!
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send me the foam parts and ill make plug and molds. and duct plugs
Oct 09, 2012, 09:32 AM
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send me the foam parts and ill make plug and molds. and duct plugs
Oct 09, 2012, 01:51 PM
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The main problem is that I do not have money enough to buy materials and send it to you.
after I got on pension my income have been 1/3 of what I had before.
But one thing is to make full glass fibre things ... my way of building is much stronger to the weight it have.
Claus
Oct 09, 2012, 02:18 PM
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well let me know what it might cost, id like to make a plug with panel lines ect, and perhaps even do composite wings/tails.
Oct 09, 2012, 02:37 PM
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claus, how hard would it be to size up to 60" long? id like to be able to use 90 or 100mm fans, and be able to carry up to 12s. the size you mentioned earlier is a hair small. let me know how much it would be to get all the parts, perhaps wing/stab cores as well...
Oct 10, 2012, 02:19 PM
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the tecnics behind the draken now turned into the cougar.


I had to test the concept with much shorter wire and more angles possible.
but it is some huge parts for that plane. the angle is 10 "
but I do have to work some days to have all the drawings ready for CNC.
Claus
Oct 11, 2012, 07:36 AM
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Back to Draken II


it is next to impossible to make a wing that much tapered.
there is over-burn in the tip but I compensated that in the drawing, and the rest with a little sanding.
Claus
Oct 11, 2012, 08:23 AM
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looking good my friend
Oct 11, 2012, 11:48 AM
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Draken II


experimenting to do it simple .
the first wing was cut with very low amps/ volts. The wire sacked.
then I tried higher amps, and got more burn.
Then I tried a fan on the short side to cool down the wire a little it works partly.
might need more force on the airflow.
Claus
Oct 12, 2012, 02:49 PM
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just a little progress


those dowels are mostly for alignment, but it will not hurt the assamblement
the holes are done in the fuselage first.
that way you get a good alignment.
Claus
Oct 12, 2012, 04:58 PM
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Ive been drawing out the center lines from the cad templates onto the foam once each station is cut.This looks much easier.
Oct 12, 2012, 10:09 PM
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lookin great claus!
Oct 13, 2012, 01:29 AM
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Claus are you using white glue mixed with Lite spackle to glue the sections? And what is the ratio?
Oct 13, 2012, 05:45 AM
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unclecrash.
no it is Gorilla glue. ( PU -glue) it hardens normally by the moisture in the air or in the wood.
it is hard to tell the ratio as the spackle is pasta like and the PU-glue is like the hardener in epoxy.. 60 : 40 will be a good starting point.


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