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SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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skyhawk92
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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:)

Whole wing is attached with elastics to keep it aligned correctly.
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Custom made template, before cutting of the canopy.
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Canopy, that will be later used as a mold.
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Template for wing placement.
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First rib, which will be later glued to the fuselage is taped to the wing.
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Wings aligned and centered.
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Just to hold it in place, I put microbaloon+epoxy in some places.
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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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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

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Looking good...

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