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SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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Same procedure for the other half.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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Ribs for elevator are made from 3 mm balsa, glued between and 5mm balsa used in the middle.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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Before I put it together, I checked how it fits.
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Ribs glued and carbon fibres added on the edges.
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Fixed everything same way as on wings and weighted everything.
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Edges sanded.
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Vertical reinforcement for tail, made out of plywood. Servo for elevator will be inside of this.
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Edge of the tail sanded to right shape and vertical reinforcement glued in place. A bit of glass fiber and epoxy is also added on the edge.
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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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Looking good. Keep going....

:D :D :D :D

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Re: SZD - 36 Cobra 15 1:3 scale

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What is the box for that is attached to the rudder?

Superb craftsmanship by the way.

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