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Old 03-01-2019, 10:45 PM
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Some progress on my TF Giant
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Old 03-02-2019, 10:15 AM
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Looks GREAT! What you going to use to power this monster?
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Old 03-02-2019, 10:21 AM
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Originally Posted by planenutzz View Post
TF built up kit heavily modified.
Your plane looks great. Can you share some close up shots? Maybe even mention some of your modifications.
I just started a Ziroli build, and have many decisions to make still.
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Old 03-02-2019, 12:21 PM
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Originally Posted by tailskid View Post
Looks GREAT! What you going to use to power this monster?
gonna use something in the 85cc range. I want to spin a 24" 4 blade
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Old 03-04-2019, 05:36 AM
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Old 06-02-2019, 03:33 PM
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Is Jeff Heyward still on this tread. He had made cowls for the Hangar 9 P47 150. Jeff if you our out there pm me.
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Old 06-02-2019, 08:26 PM
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DA-50
JR digitals, forget the type
38lbs AUW dry
Fully panel lined and rivets
Wing modified with subspar to accomodate scale retract location
Scale 5.5" wheels by aerotech
Scale cockpit by aerotech
Scale pylons and bombs by aerotech, pylons are functional
Scale cowl chin divider by aerotech
Scale scratch built retracts doors to mains including inner doors, tail wheel has functional doors via linkages
TF dummy radial engine
Canopy opens via an air ram
Nav and functional landing light, said light folds down as per full size
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Old 06-03-2019, 05:46 AM
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Originally Posted by chris923 View Post
Is Jeff Heyward still on this tread. He had made cowls for the Hangar 9 P47 150. Jeff if you our out there pm me.
This reminds me, I made a mold of mine, but haven't actually laid one up to see how it came out. I had flipped my 150 off a roof and smunched the owl. Since I couldn't find a replacement, I repaired it, and made a mold to make a replacement. Funny thing it, the repair added weight, which mine needed, so I put it back on and never made the replacement.
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Old 06-06-2019, 10:49 PM
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Hey guys, here's a little motivational video for everyone!!
This was from the Planes of Fame airshow last month, enjoy!!
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Old 06-07-2019, 09:25 AM
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Great Video,
Thank you Jason.
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Old 10-11-2019, 08:47 PM
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What does it take to join the brotherhood? The P47 has become my favorite warbird! Didn't know these brotherhoods were a thing!!
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Old 10-11-2019, 08:49 PM
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I am currently putting together my first P47 gasser. It is a VQ P47 Razorback. A baby in comparison to some of the beautiful models on this thread.
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Can I get in? here's my Seagull 81" P-47B ,Saito FG-60 R3
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Old 10-12-2019, 10:31 AM
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Yesterday I took the TF kit from second hand. The guy who started the project desined the wings and fuselage for China retracts. It would be difficult to replaced them and use the Robart retracts. We will see, if they would be good for this Jug. I prefer the Razorback, going to make the ridge.









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Looks Great !
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Need two more posts to share my pics!
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Now only one!
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Just finished my Top-Flite Razorback!
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Old 10-13-2019, 01:10 AM
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Awesome! I also think about Eileen paint scheme.
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Just waiting to maiden my T/F P-47. I ended up with a 3W 80cc, spinning a 24x12 prop. Balanced with the batteries at the wing bolts. Should be plenty fast!
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Old 10-23-2019, 05:30 PM
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Old 10-23-2019, 05:34 PM
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TF P-47 arf repainted to represent my father's plane from WW2. Ginnie was my mom.
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Old 10-23-2019, 07:29 PM
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Looks Great!
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A little fun with a photo editor
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