SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 13 Oct 2017, 07:35

:)

Whole wing is attached with elastics to keep it aligned correctly.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 24 Oct 2017, 14:02

Custom made template, before cutting of the canopy.
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Post by skyhawk92 » 24 Oct 2017, 14:03

Canopy, that will be later used as a mold.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 13 Nov 2017, 12:39

Template for wing placement.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 13 Nov 2017, 12:39

First rib, which will be later glued to the fuselage is taped to the wing.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 04 Dec 2017, 07:57

Wings aligned and centered.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 04 Dec 2017, 07:57

Just to hold it in place, I put microbaloon+epoxy in some places.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 05 Dec 2017, 06:45

Once hardened, I sealed the gap on the lower side, then poured in some thinner mix of microbaloon+epoxy and thicker one at the end.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by skyhawk92 » 07 Dec 2017, 10:44

Roughly sanded in shape. Final touches will be done when wings are finished, just before painting.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Post by chris williams » 07 Dec 2017, 11:30

Looking good...

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