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Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 20 Dec 2018, 10:43
by mick a
hi Chris
here are the pics you asked for :
1.jpg
2.jpg
have nearly fished front cockpit no prob
any ideas would be great
thanks
mick

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 20 Dec 2018, 15:32
by chris williams
OK Mick...first of all, remember that there's a 3mm sq spruce rail that sits on top of the wing fairing, rebated 1mm to allow for the glazing.

Here's a screen shot with attached PDF of F7 & F7a, taken straight from the plan. Note the distance shown at the base of F7a: check to see if this matches up with your part? If it does, then for some reason the fuselage may be wider at that point that it should be?

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 20 Dec 2018, 16:51
by mick a
hi Chris
thanks for the pdf
the width of mine is 145mm , i have put the 3mm sq for the frame etc
the width of the top part of former on the plan and former itself is 125 mm
the last lot you sent i enlarged on photocopier to have correct width 145mm
but when i offered up it was the wrong curve
i think i will make one up in situ with .8 mm ply strips to get correct curve
it’s a strange one , it’s a challenge but will get there

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 20 Dec 2018, 19:38
by chris williams
Mick, what's the width of the fuselage at F7?


cw

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 20 Dec 2018, 19:49
by mick a
hi Chris
it’s 145mm at f7

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 20 Dec 2018, 22:36
by chris williams
OK, the fog lifts a little...F6a is actually missing from the plan, so I don't know what the part you have labelled F6a actually is. Here is a PDF of F6a which I eventually found on my PC!

Cliff, can you add it to the plan file?

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 21 Dec 2018, 10:22
by mick a
thanks Chris
sorry to cause you headaches
that looks a lot better

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 21 Dec 2018, 12:52
by chris williams
No worries, Mick, best to get it sorted ;)

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 29 Dec 2018, 09:15
by mick a
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found this on the hungarian site, the club i belong to over there
does this look like the minimoa 2a to anyone else ?

Re: minimoa mo2a -chris williams plan and cliff evans kit

Posted: 29 Dec 2018, 09:18
by Cliff Evans
Yes Mick it certainly does! But, I don't think it is.