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Old 02-23-2022, 08:11 AM
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Coming along very nicely.!..
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Old 02-23-2022, 08:18 AM
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Thanks!!
Old 02-25-2022, 07:08 PM
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Think I've got the instrument panel about done!


Old 02-27-2022, 01:33 PM
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Finally got the left side of the of the fuse closed up. Added all the tri-stock for added strength, then the outer sheeting. Added the forward cabin post and the side stringers.





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I really like that Dash Panel.!...
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Thanks sanbug. Took me a couple of days to get it figured out and built.
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She's looking good. Love the instrument panel!
Makes me want to go back and do that on mine lol.
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Old 04-14-2022, 05:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Mbrunhoeber
She's looking good. Love the instrument panel!
Makes me want to go back and do that on mine lol.
Thanks M
Old 05-10-2022, 04:17 PM
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I have not updated this thread in a while. Got some more work done on the front end. Instead of trying to bend a solid piece of 1/8" over the top, I used the shiplap method and it worked out good.




Old 05-10-2022, 04:21 PM
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Got the forward fuse sanded and shaped, and checked cowl fit. So far so good.




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Decided to use the spruce strut materials supplied in the kit. Got them shaped.



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Top of the cabin almost finished up!




Old 05-12-2022, 03:41 PM
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Wing tube sleaves glued in and I also installed some tubes for the wiring.



Old 01-13-2023, 01:21 PM
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I have not posted any updates in a while, but there hasn't been much to post. I did get some work done on the landing gear though. I built some struts to replace the stock Robart struts. They function very well so far. I'll now more once I can put the full weight of the Cub on them.





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Got started on the tailfeathers again. Made a jig to drill the Robarts in. Got the holes drilled in the stab and elevators and added hard points for the tail brace wires.



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Got the stab finally glued in place, with -.5* of incidince. I also spent some time on the fin and rudder. I added extra material for the hinges, got the hard point in on the fin, and made the rudder hinge drill jig.




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Default Noses 1/4 scale cub almost complete

I have a cub kit for sale , I canít finish due to health $100 . markbliese@ yahoo.com
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Got the fin and fillets installed. Worked on some hinging tapers.






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Got some work done on the wing struts. Still need to finish up the left side.






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Does anyone know how much covering is needed for the cub?
Old 11-22-2023, 11:00 AM
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I used Sig koverall and it took about 7 Sq yards of it. I hope this helps
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Got back on the Cub finally. Worked on getting the doors done.







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