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Old 09-20-2012, 05:52 AM
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Hello everyone
Im building an RC 70mm jet made of pink foam, it supposed to recreate a combat UAV or UCAV but witha more traditional shape semitealth with v-tail configuration , the design resembles a combination between an f16 and a yf23 I hope you like it





















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Old 09-23-2012, 10:58 AM
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ok here is another update so you can see the progress



















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Old 09-25-2012, 06:31 AM
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Out standing, really enjoy scratch building.Nice design.....Will this be your plug for molds? or you going to fly the form ?
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Old 09-25-2012, 08:17 AM
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Great looking project. I would be a little worried about FOD damage with the inlet so low right behind the nose wheel. If your runway is clean it should not be a problem.
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Old 09-28-2012, 11:01 PM
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hey thanks Im glad you like it hehehe and well this as the prototype is nit going to be a plug because if it has design errors that would be on the second prototype and for that I would make a mold
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well the runway is normally clean, not running this airplane over grass nor dirt but Im going to cosider to add a grid for the second prototype
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