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Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

Let us all watch your new project progress.
TonyL
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Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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pre-forming the (wet) leading edge of 0.4 mm ply around a steel tube
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TonyL
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Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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half-rounds formers for leading edge
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TonyL
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Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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half-rounds formers for leading edge and hinge
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TonyL
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Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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half-rounds around hinge and shaped 0.4 mm ply leading edge
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TonyL
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Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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elevator rear view and front view
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TonyL
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Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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I will be travelling next week, so an early update:
elevator finished: 19 grams
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TonyL
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Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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elevator covered: 25 grams
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TonyL
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Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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0.4 mm shroud and balsa reinforcement
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TonyL
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Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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complete V-tial
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TonyL
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Joined: 18 May 2021, 18:36
Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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v-tail front brace height temporarily increased to 20mm (= height rear brace) to simplify alignment
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