Questions and Answers If you have general RC questions or answers discuss it here.

Holding down edges

Reply

Old 11-02-2006, 11:34 PM
  #1  
fzeller
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Jeddo, MI
Posts: 45
Gallery
My Gallery
Models
My Models
Ratings
My Feedback
Default Holding down edges

Hi Guys
I just ordered a Kyosho Calmato Sport 40. The reviews say that it is a great plane, but the covering stinks. What is the best glue ( or whatever ) to put on the seams before I fly the plane to try and keep the edges down.? As usual, I thank you for your help, It has always been great. Fred
fzeller is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2006, 11:58 PM
  #2  
parrthd
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Nettleton, MS
Posts: 558
Gallery
My Gallery
Models
My Models
Ratings
My Feedback
Default RE: Holding down edges

normally a covering iron or trim seal iron over the edges work pretty good. trim solvent also advertises that it works on "most" heat activated coverings (i haven't tried it on anything but monokote. you can also take clear fingernail polish and touch the sharp edges to keep them in place. WARNING!!! i'm not responsible for the actions of an angry girlfriend or wife if she catches you using her nail polish on your planes !!! LOL
parrthd is offline  
Reply With Quote

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service