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Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-22-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By JGrc
The leading edge has to be accurate as it will be...

The leading edge has to be accurate as it will be the position guides after the glue is place on the airframe:

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2197707

Apply a thin...
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-22-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By JGrc
Wing is next and cutting the skin to size is...

Wing is next and cutting the skin to size is easy:

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2197704

Sand with corse grit all the areas that will contact the glue:
...
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-11-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By JGrc
Hinges and clevis control horn are epoxied in...

Hinges and clevis control horn are epoxied in place:
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2196361 http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2196362...
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-11-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By JGrc
Flap leading edge nneeds to be glassed or at...

Flap leading edge nneeds to be glassed or at least grain filled:

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2196358 ...
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-10-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By JGrc
Once the bottom skins are bonded to the...

Once the bottom skins are bonded to the structure, I added a couple of small balsa blocks for Robart hinge points to grab.

Now I can start planning bonding the top skin.
In the past I have...
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-10-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By JGrc
Fliteskin tutorial for wings and tail feathers.

Hi all,
I received a few requests for a new tutorial, I made one a few years back but has been buried somewhere in the RCU data.
I will start with a simple subject: a flap for my current build, a...
Forum: RC Jets 12-04-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,732
Posted By JGrc
I get them from here, they are usually in stock:...

I get them from here, they are usually in stock: http://www.nelsonhobby.com/miniature_piano_hinges.php

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2192244


JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 11-18-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,157
Posted By JGrc
The first molds arrived yesterday: Cowl and...

The first molds arrived yesterday: Cowl and Horizontal stabilizer.

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2190377

With the cowl and stabilizer,...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-22-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,157
Posted By JGrc
Cowl and horizontal stabilizer plugs are done and...

Cowl and horizontal stabilizer plugs are done and sent master mold maker Vic for the first pulls!
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2177939...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-04-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 1,116
Views: 106,928
Posted By JGrc
Casey, what size brass tubing did you use on...

Casey,

what size brass tubing did you use on these rivets?

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-02-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,980
Posted By JGrc
Serkan, any progress on the Ta-152? JG

Serkan,

any progress on the Ta-152?

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-22-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 51,429
Posted By JGrc
Hello erans, any progress on the 109? JG

Hello erans, any progress on the 109?

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-22-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 51,429
Posted By JGrc
The Ta-152 with long wings is the easiest Focke...

The Ta-152 with long wings is the easiest Focke Wulf to fly period!
\http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2169089
It can perform slow rolls and 300' loops with ease....
Forum: Glow Engines 06-13-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,685
Posted By JGrc
abusdriver, the diagram shows 1.5 volt batteries,...

abusdriver, the diagram shows 1.5 volt batteries, but the C Nicads are 1.2, does it still work?

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-01-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,980
Posted By JGrc
fliteskin Ta-152 featured ...

fliteskin Ta-152 featured
http://www.tailormadedecals.com/en/decals/propplane/
JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-20-2016, 12:42 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,980
Posted By JGrc
Serkan, [ATTACH]2163394[/IMG] when you...

Serkan,

[ATTACH]2163394[/IMG]

when you trim the front of the fuse, leave enough material for 3 cowl mounting spots. The new instruction sheet has a good picture of the "L" brackets mounting...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-20-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,157
Posted By JGrc
May is here along with Spring and not a lot to...

May is here along with Spring and not a lot to show.
Progress on the cowl has been painful. The metal side panels have been applied, rivets added per plans.
I knew the top panel wasn't going to...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-20-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 11,933
Posted By JGrc
Prekin, attached PDF image. You can see the...

Prekin,

attached PDF image. You can see the tubes in W00, W01, W02, W03
This file will be revised before sending to laser cutting.

[ATTACH]2163362[/IMG]

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-19-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 11,933
Posted By JGrc
Prekin, the wing is not built yet. Still...

Prekin,

the wing is not built yet. Still working on the cowl and fuse, but I can post the ribs so you can see.
JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-19-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 11,933
Posted By JGrc
I'm making 2 part wing on my 20% Spitfire. Two...

I'm making 2 part wing on my 20% Spitfire. Two aluminum tubes join
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/rc-warbirds-warplanes-200/11623356-fliteskin-spitfire-poll.html


JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-19-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 11,933
Posted By JGrc
I'm making 2 part wing on my 20% Spitfire. Two...

I'm making 2 part wing on my 20% Spitfire. Two aluminum tubes join

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-16-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,870
Posted By JGrc
Your website link doesn't work. ...

Your website link doesn't work.

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2162791

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-11-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,980
Posted By JGrc
Serkan, when you are ready to glue the stab,...

Serkan,

when you are ready to glue the stab, best is to use slow epoxy or Hisol.
First tac the stab in position or tape outside. Cut thin strips of fliberglass cloth and wet them with the epoxy...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-02-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 88,964
Posted By JGrc
Hey Curt, what happened to Schwarze 8 ? ...

Hey Curt, what happened to Schwarze 8 ?

JG
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 04-24-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,980
Posted By JGrc
I make a new hatch out of fliteskin. JG

I make a new hatch out of fliteskin.

JG
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