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Forum: Kit Building
05-29-2013, 02:16 PM
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Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Gary,<div>
</div><div>A belated congratulations on your maiden! Sorry I'm late, I just finished catching-up on the last month and a half of postings.</div><div>
</div><div>Looks like it flies very...
Forum: Kit Building
02-23-2013, 12:27 AM
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Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Outstanding results on the cowl! Outstanding. Trust me, this is a great representation of "in service" which means "authentic". If it came out with perfect, and I mean *perfect* lines (crisp, sharp)...
Forum: Kit Building
02-21-2013, 06:38 PM
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Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Gary,<div>
</div><div>Questions on the liquid mask, please. Did you spray it on (as suggested by the manufacturer) or brush it on? What tool did you score it with to remove the squares? Looks like...
Forum: Kit Building
02-02-2013, 09:53 PM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Question about the masks. How did they adhere around the rivets and panel lines? Did you have to burnish them down around the details? Lokks like zero bleed-through.<div>
</div><div>Thanks.</div>
Forum: Kit Building
02-02-2013, 08:26 AM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Gary,<div>
</div><div>Now you know the details (Panel lines, rivets, etc.) was worth it. You've raised the bar.</div>
Forum: Kit Building
01-29-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

So that's how it's done. Slick!

I take it that when your spray, holding the gun perpendicular to the surface is a must so the foam allows the paint to fade-out?<br type="_moz" />
Forum: Kit Building
01-27-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Glad it worked-out. Its looking very nice.

We have after-run oil for our engines, anyone use/know-of a product or technique to use after using spray guns?<br type="_moz" />
Forum: Kit Building
01-21-2013, 06:56 PM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

"More"? Did you mean "less"?
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Forum: Kit Building
12-04-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2,280
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Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Caught-up with the thread. Very nice detail work in post #801.<div>
</div><div>Learning lots, thanks!</div>
Forum: Kit Building
11-15-2012, 12:23 PM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

<span style="background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0);">Gary, that video is making it's way around the R/C web sites.</span><div><span style="background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0);">...
Forum: Kit Building
11-02-2012, 11:13 AM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Gary,<div>
</div><div>Just caught-up on the thread. Congrats on the engine run. Always motivating, isn't it? Nice idle and transition.</div>
Forum: Kit Building
10-04-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

"Ouch" is right, but at least you're spending it on FUN!
Forum: Kit Building
10-03-2012, 08:59 PM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

Forum: Kit Building
10-03-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Hi Chad,<div>
</div><div>Thank you for the offer. I really appreciate it.</div><div>
</div><div>Yep, I have the 92" Ziroli Jug (short kit by Eureka Aircraft Company). I really want to learn how to...
Forum: Kit Building
10-03-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Yep, the chin scoop. Guess if you want one, you'll have to WAG it...
Forum: Kit Building
10-03-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

RE: The supercharger intake. When I ordered my Ziroli plans, I also ordered the engine cowl. I was disappointed that the cowl didn't have the supercharger intake at the bottom. I'm surprised that the...
Forum: Kit Building
09-22-2012, 05:06 PM
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Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

Forum: Kit Building
09-22-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Fabio,<div></div><div>I ordered 20 yards (44"-wide) of the .73-oz. Silane finish (for any resin) plain weave cloth. The fourth item down from the top on the chart. So far, I've used it to cover a 69"...
Forum: Kit Building
09-22-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Got it now! Makes sense. I went back several pages and re-read the fuselage panel line posts.
Forum: Kit Building
09-22-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

I used this place:

http://www.thayercraft.com

Shipped rolled, good prices.



http://www.callie-graphics.com
Forum: Kit Building
09-22-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

First wet sanding before applying the panel lines?
Forum: Kit Building
09-21-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

I fully agree with you. As a matter of fact, I've NEVER heard "over" or "out" on an aviation frequency in my ("limited") flying experience in the Pacific, Central America, Caribbean, or anywhere in...
Forum: Kit Building
05-25-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

NICE!<div>
</div><div>I love the feel of wet sanding in the morning. Feels like - victory!</div>
Forum: Kit Building
05-24-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

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Forum: Kit Building
05-20-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 266,370
Posted By EJWash1

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Congrats on your first student flight! Next thing you know you'll be up there by yourself.<div>
</div><div>I notice that there are dots along some of your panel lines. I'm taking them as rivet...
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