Jilles Smits Type13 Petrel

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Cliff Evans
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Jilles Smits Type13 Petrel

Post by Cliff Evans » 31 Mar 2019, 22:38

Delivered the prototype 1/3 scale Petrel kit to Jack today. Hopefully he will be in a position to start soon.

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Re: Jilles Smits Type13 Petrel

Post by Jilles » 02 Apr 2019, 07:35

I might get some questions in the near future.

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Re: Jilles Smits Type13 Petrel

Post by jack » 10 May 2019, 19:54

Hi all,l am now in possession of a laser cut rain forest from cliff,masquerading as a slingsby petrel kit :shock: :shock: ,my word what a lot of wood,l will post some pics of the kit in the next few days,hoping to start work on it this month,coincidentaly,in next months RCM&E there is going to be a 1/5 scale version courtesy of chris "mr sailplane" Williams,dont know if anyone is doing a kit for it though,anyway,l am very much looking forward to building the big ,un....lovely cutting cliff,the included wing jig is a kit build in itself,l will make every effort to fully document this build,there is a hell of a lot of it,so its going to take a while :) :) :)

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