Rebirth of the Tandem falke

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Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by stephen spittle » 08 Sep 2015, 19:38

This is the start of the repair on my Tandem faulk that got damaged at Chedder this year, when the power switch stopped working.
Would like to thank at the beginning of the rebuild. Cliff for cutting me the formers I required and Ian for the drawings.
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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by john greenfield » 09 Sep 2015, 08:05

No doubt you will be round soon then if you have started the rebuild !!!?

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by Cliff Evans » 09 Sep 2015, 21:33

Glad they arrived ok.

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by Barry_Cole » 09 Sep 2015, 22:17

Falke, Maybe??????????????????

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by stephen spittle » 20 Sep 2015, 19:22

More work done on the Tandum today thanks to cliff for his formers that he supplied and making good use of the jig that I made a couple of years ago, it took all morning to set the jig up but then it was a walk in the park.
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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by Noël Rumers » 20 Sep 2015, 21:36

Professional work on hand here!!!
See how this K14 was repaired, the same way with a jig.
Keep up the nice work and next year another motor glider will soar the sky again.

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by stephen spittle » 22 Sep 2015, 11:08

Very nice.

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by stephen spittle » 19 Oct 2015, 06:42

Can anyone help me what does the Faulk look like in side the cockpit any pics would be very helpful.

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by ian davis » 19 Oct 2015, 08:06

Hi Stephen

Here's one shot to help you along.

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Re: Rebirth of the Tandem falke

Post by ian davis » 19 Oct 2015, 08:29

Here;s another. Just looked at my TF. The main longeron should be straight not curved as in your pic.

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