Page 9 of 14

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 13 Oct 2017, 07:35
by skyhawk92
:)

Whole wing is attached with elastics to keep it aligned correctly.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 24 Oct 2017, 14:02
by skyhawk92
Custom made template, before cutting of the canopy.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 24 Oct 2017, 14:03
by skyhawk92
Canopy, that will be later used as a mold.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 13 Nov 2017, 12:39
by skyhawk92
Template for wing placement.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 13 Nov 2017, 12:39
by skyhawk92
First rib, which will be later glued to the fuselage is taped to the wing.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 04 Dec 2017, 07:57
by skyhawk92
Wings aligned and centered.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 04 Dec 2017, 07:57
by skyhawk92
Just to hold it in place, I put microbaloon+epoxy in some places.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 05 Dec 2017, 06:45
by skyhawk92
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.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 07 Dec 2017, 10:44
by skyhawk92
Roughly sanded in shape. Final touches will be done when wings are finished, just before painting.

Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

Posted: 07 Dec 2017, 11:30
by chris williams
Looking good...