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Apr 12, 2008, 10:02 AM
Or am I...
More pictures. I started hollowing out the the rear fuse. I also redid the front of the intake so I could have a smoother, larger inlet. I made a dummy paper duct yesterday but unfortunatly I lost it.

The canopy needs some more foam under it for more curve. This of course means cutting more of the fuse.
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Apr 12, 2008, 10:51 AM
Kiss the Sky
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It is really taking shape now! Looking right from all angles.
Apr 13, 2008, 09:41 AM
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Thanks EE. With any luck I'll be done before summer break!
Apr 19, 2008, 08:18 AM
Beware of the cabbage
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Great stuff! My fave jet of all time! Keep it going!
Apr 19, 2008, 01:02 PM
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Thanks MeGrim. Its one of my favorites too!

Working on the canopy right now. Re-working its position on the fuse. This also changes the shape of the nose to be rounder and more scale.
Aug 17, 2008, 08:53 PM
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Thats one nice looking plane Adriel
Jul 07, 2009, 08:03 PM
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Looking good Adriel... I was looking at my ol balsa XL hanging up in the shed these days... thinking of reviving it now that b/less motors are dirt cheap compared to 4 years ago!!

Go with the indonesian scheme! Blue grey and white ;-)! The XL looks good in those colours!


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