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SLINGSBY GULL 3: 1:3.25 scale

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chris williams
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The TE is carefully set up at each end: the root end is defined by the wing TE, and the tip end by the jigging support
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It's essential at this stage to ensure that the TE is absolutely straight as the first ribs are added...
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With the final 6mm LE added, the aileron, slightly over-size at this stage , can be sanded flush with the wing...
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There will now be a short intermission......

Your patience is appreciated.

8-) 8-) 8-) 8-)

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<<<<Tapping fingers.... Well, Mr W? ;)
To err is human, to leave home without the wing joiners is sheer stupidity.

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He will be back soon, patience please...

;) ;) ;) ;)

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1st cataract surgery today, very weird...the machine that cuts your eye open makes a sound exactly, and I mean exactly, like a Picolario variometer :o

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In sink or in lift?
It's always calmer indoors :D

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chris williams wrote:
29 Nov 2017, 21:32
1st cataract surgery today, very weird...the machine that cuts your eye open makes a sound exactly, and I mean exactly, like a Picolario variometer :o

Give me a few minutes.. <chuck>
To err is human, to leave home without the wing joiners is sheer stupidity.

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In sink or in lift? Both!

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