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Post  OhBee Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:44 pm

Took a deep breath and decided to try again. Some progress this time. Been a LONG time since I built anything!Giving it another shot 20201012


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Post  OhBee Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:46 pm

Kinda an unothodox wing build compared to what I was used to. A bit tricky!
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Post  rsv1cox Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:54 pm

Looks like a good clean build OB, and a good start.

What are you using, CA, epoxy, Tite-Bond, something else?
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Post  OhBee Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:04 pm

Ya...Titebond II.....only thing wood compatible I could find around here!
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Post  balogh Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:07 pm

The accurately lined up gussets at the rib ends show that your building skills are perfect so there is no reason to shy off of building..way to go OB!
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Post  OhBee Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:52 pm

When I do fiddly work for a while my fingers cramp and lock up! Then I'm done for awhile! Makes me mad! ...Very aggravating!
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Post  OhBee Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:56 pm

I've also gotten aggravatingly picky and fussy in my old age! Wink
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Post  NEW222 Wed Oct 28, 2020 6:23 pm

Well, allow me to also say a great job on the build. I cannot honestly see or say anything else about your build that has not yet already been mentioned.
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Post  roddie Wed Oct 28, 2020 7:45 pm

NICE! I'm sure that you've enjoyed what you've done thus far. Try that same pace moving forward. There's always setbacks..but they can provide opportunities toward diversity.
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Post  OhBee Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:11 pm

Thanks for the encouragement guys.! I have to find problem solutions and materials pretty much with what I can scrounge in my garage. No hobby shops around here any more.
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Post  smooth_bill Thu Oct 29, 2020 2:13 am

OhBee,

Let us know what you need to finish up that nice looking airplane!

I'm sure one of us here can help out.

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Post  OhBee Thu Oct 29, 2020 2:13 pm

Will do Bill !.....sure miss the well stocked hobby shops that used to be everywhere!
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