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Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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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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front half of ribs fitted, spacers used to clear fittings
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TonyL
Posts: 51
Joined: 18 May 2021, 18:36
Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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glued false leading edge, spacers used to clear fittings (from the building board)
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w7s.jpg

TonyL
Posts: 51
Joined: 18 May 2021, 18:36
Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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plywood root rib on 3 mm balsa part (to compensate for angle), root rib sanded down a little
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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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skinned one side (white glue ironed on)
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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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second skin ironed on, ruler is used for alignment and spacer
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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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0.4 mm skins sanded down to the false leading edge
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wb11s.jpg

TonyL
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Joined: 18 May 2021, 18:36
Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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6 mm balsa leading edge glued on, rear rib-halves aligned and glued on, 0.8 mm plywood
trailing edge and balsa thickeners glued on
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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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rear half of root rib glued on and reinforced
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wb13s.jpg

TonyL
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Joined: 18 May 2021, 18:36
Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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aileron spar and subspar
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wb14s.jpg

TonyL
Posts: 51
Joined: 18 May 2021, 18:36
Location: Lyon France

Re: Cliff Charlesworth Ka3 from LCS

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doubled rib (cardboard spacer) and reinforcements
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