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Another view of the engine

Picture 1221x672 132KB, 772 hits.
Updated : 05-20-2007
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Photo etch fan blades... getting better! The blades look a lot smoother to my nekkid eye

Picture 1160x862 191KB, 808 hits.
Updated : 05-20-2007
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My goal is to have engines that Juha would build. These, I think he would at least put on one of his planes, maybe not quite what he would build, but close. Nice dust eh? That's gone now

Picture 1125x698 135KB, 958 hits.
Updated : 05-20-2007
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This is for Frank, just to let him know I am using that fuselage he sent my way! It is being built slowly but surely... Probably going to be TWA

Picture 1406x498 113KB, 591 hits.
Updated : 08-20-2009
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Fully primed and sanded, ready for some more undercoats for the Alclad. With the metal finish, it is most important to have good surface prep!

Picture 1589x609 275KB, 889 hits.
Updated : 07-10-2008
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Tape the outside of the windows, and you are ready for the quickest and easiest way to fill windows.

Picture 946x711 198KB, 886 hits.
Updated : 07-05-2008
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Here is the epoxy I use for the filling. I am sure you don\'t have to get it at Hobbytown in Carson City!

Picture 946x711 159KB, 661 hits.
Updated : 07-05-2008
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Just smear it on and work the bubbles out!

Picture 946x711 124KB, 838 hits.
Updated : 07-05-2008
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Tape off, a couple hours later

Picture 946x711 123KB, 841 hits.
Updated : 07-05-2008
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Not much putty needed to help the epoxy on the windows.

Picture 1379x604 121KB, 809 hits.
Updated : 07-10-2008
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Almost complete, just need to add details and do minor touch up.

Picture 1391x571 145KB, 1208 hits.
Updated : 07-31-2008
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Test fitting of the flap guides

Picture 946x711 123KB, 804 hits.
Updated : 07-10-2008
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The -500 got plastic shims, 600 has the tabs intact from BraZ.

Picture 1094x748 245KB, 470 hits.
Updated : 03-06-2010
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500 is ready for post-op and rehab, 600 needs some straightening

Picture 788x1021 222KB, 446 hits.
Updated : 03-06-2010
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Delta/Western DC-10 almost finished

Picture 1239x605 191KB, 743 hits.
Updated : 11-17-2008
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Delta/Western DC-10 nose. The Revell kit is good for a series 10, but the nose needs some work, I hope I got it right

Picture 991x902 161KB, 469 hits.
Updated : 11-17-2008
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The brass tubing helps hide the seam on the #2 engine

Picture 904x846 118KB, 755 hits.
Updated : 11-17-2008
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waiting for final touches

Picture 1221x757 150KB, 727 hits.
Updated : 05-20-2007
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Look, another glider! She should be completed soon.

Picture 1324x628 261KB, 617 hits.
Updated : 03-26-2010
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My Reno Air birds in varying states of completion

Picture 1066x902 189KB, 543 hits.
Updated : 08-20-2009
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Photo etch detail set

Picture 930x940 248KB, 548 hits.
Updated : 03-20-2010
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Going for the "dirty bird" look on this one

Picture 1122x755 184KB, 1102 hits.
Updated : 07-31-2008
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My work area clean and ready. It won't be for long, it usually looks like a disaster. Bert has inspired me to clean up! That is a FedEx A310 ready for some scribing, and America West 757 ready for decals and engines

Picture 761x572 144KB, 1620 hits.
Updated : 04-16-2007
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