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Old 02-13-2023, 06:27 AM
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MAGNIFICENT!
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Originally Posted by RichardGee
MAGNIFICENT!
Hope it flys like it looks :-)
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Latest update on the 50% fuselage plug:







Old 02-20-2023, 06:24 AM
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You make wing filets look EASY
Outstanding workmanship.
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Originally Posted by RichardGee
You make wing filets look EASY
Outstanding workmanship.
Had the same comment from a different guy on my youtube GeeBee landing video :-D

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Latest update on the 50% fuselage plug:







Old 03-06-2023, 04:20 AM
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Old 03-06-2023, 06:42 AM
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IT WILL FLY!!
(love the louvers)
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Originally Posted by RichardGee
IT WILL FLY!!
(love the louvers)
There is only one way to find out
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Time for some primer :-)







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Looking good. It just seems a shame to hide all of that lovely wood.
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Originally Posted by Cobra1
Looking good. It just seems a shame to hide all of that lovely wood.
Thanks :-)

It really is,but itīs also part of the game :-)

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Sandpaper time :-)






Old 03-15-2023, 06:16 AM
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More priming and sanding?
What comes next?
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Originally Posted by RichardGee
More priming and sanding?
What comes next?
Next? More priming and sanding
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Old 03-26-2023, 06:12 AM
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Every mm is a compound curve... building a scale Gee Bee is like navigating the globe.
Flying a Gee Bee is like navigating the globe on a unicycle.
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Latest update :-)






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It just keeps gettin' better
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Daylight for the first time :-)


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We put some color on the plug of the fuselage :-)








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