Notices
Control Lines For all you fly-by-wire fanatics!

Brodak covering?

Old 01-23-2008, 01:07 AM
  #1  
Thread Starter
My Feedback: (1)
 
skaliwag's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Corralitos CA
Posts: 2,469
Received 2 Likes on 2 Posts
Default Brodak covering?

Is the Brodak covering by SIG or Coverite - lite -tight ?
Old 01-24-2008, 03:20 AM
  #2  
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sierra Vista, AZ
Posts: 713
Likes: 0
Received 6 Likes on 5 Posts
Default RE: Brodak covering?

Skali,

....don't know f'r shr, but I recently shrunk out some of the wrinkles on a friend's Brodak ARF. It AIN'T Monokote...

I'd heard that some of his ARFs had edge to edge film covering, leading to oil seepage exposure. Not true on the model I was drafted to play with. At least 1/8" to 1/4" overlaps.

Somewhat reassuring...

Perhaps I've been building and designing my models too long, but, all the ARFs I've had hands on with, seem to be limited in what they tell the buyer/flier. Little things, like whether a model is sold to use 45°-45° elevator-flap movement, or perhaps 30° flap-45° elevator? Instructions, generally, state put this there. Don't ask questions. Just do it.

I'd like to know (inquiring minds want to know?) a bit more than that...

...wish I had the motivation to do more of what I "know" is right. but lately for real and imagined reasons, that's been lacking...

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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Manage Preferences Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.