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Old 09-02-2019, 12:26 PM
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Fuslage build and rudder shape sanded inside the fuse.
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My QED completed, and had the various paint schemes drawn up- enjoy





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Originally Posted by marcdeklerk View Post

My QED completed, and had the various paint schemes drawn up- enjoy


















Old 02-16-2020, 03:11 AM
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I worked on the gears last days and ass
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them on Saturday so the base for the 1.st try asy was made I screwed the legs to the fuselage some foam under the tale a added wings stabs and cowling i was bit suprised by the result bigger then in my imagination ad aleays when parts come togethet for the first time.
cheer Matze
Old 10-22-2021, 08:20 AM
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The Gear Asy was done with Laser to find exact Locations:





Old 10-22-2021, 08:31 AM
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Started to build the orig intakes



A second Canopy Master was made in Aluminum:


Alu shaped to perfektion, for Vakuumforming mean 360er sandpaper is o.k. so the Vivak / PETG can glide above very good:

Started to build the Splitflaps, difficult due the low profile is not easy to get it stiff enough


The fat body blocks my complete workshop for days...




Old 10-22-2021, 08:37 AM
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the lower board dives in the frame during forming with vacuum, the air is sucked through these holes near the canopy

lower wing surface nearly ready

just 1 try, didn`t had over material so it was success that the 1st try was ok

quick cut and try


only glued at the outer corners, the inner structure is not glued, due to optical perfection


Already protected for further steps

I started to glas all surfaces with 55gr/m2 diagonal, just the wings had only 1,2mm Balsa so they needed 2 times 55gr, 1st diagonal 2nd dihedral






Old 10-22-2021, 08:41 AM
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All the servo covers glassed:


Protections for some areas

lower side göassed 2 times 55gr :


Hingeslot for Ailerons


Cover for elevator servo

Positionlight on wingtips will be located on upper and lower surface later


The ACL Anti Collision Light

...in orig Position

Tailwheelfork:


and the "egg" that covers the tailwheel/fork

Old 10-22-2021, 02:10 PM
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Default Gee Bee QED Build

Matze......As usual you totally amaze me.
Doug Farwig here and. I am still with you my friend.
This model is going to be a piece of Art when finished and I for one can't wait to see the final product.
Your building skill are truly on another level and your dedication stands Proud.
After the hours and hours that you have put into this model flying it is going to take a true test of Intestinal Fortitude.
I wish you Good Wishes.
Best Regards As Always,
Doug Farwig
Old 10-23-2021, 03:47 AM
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Hi Doug,
good to hear that you are well,
I was off for the Coronatime, due I build 8, in words eight planes, you can chase outerzone and search for matthias, than you find em.
QED: The maiden is planned for AMD-meeting in Havelberg next year thats in June/July, may be if I'm fast in Ahnsbeck on "Pfingsten". Will see. Presently my only project, but,... a few projects in the pipeline, there will be a Star 13 a vintage glider next and I help a friend to create an MQ9 Reaper.
Today I finalised the cowling mounting and closed the gap and Shaped and will shape the fuselage to the cowling contour.






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All Parts are now in fibre glas and I*m happy with the result, further steps done and in Decembre parts will go to the paint shop foer first layer of filler, hopefully sufficient and light

all parts ready glassed

Ecaust areas were made on a plotted mould from thin layers

Stabilizer forming contour also made in plotted mould from thiny layers,light like paper.
Old 11-25-2021, 01:54 PM
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Matze, things are looking spectacular. Yes, the glass work came out fantastic. Can't wait to see it with some color on it.
Have you decided on a pilot figure yet....?
Maybe two pilot figures which would look fantastic.
December is right around the corner so I'm sure you are hard at it if you want to meet your dead line..
Great work as usual Matze.....
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Hi Doug,
presently nothing is scheduled with the cockpit, First step is a good maiden flight may be I reschedule later. For the first flight there will be no pilots inside. Yes I know if you do not do the things directly and say I can do this later than it fall off the board. Presently I startet to tape things that should not get in touch with filler. So fist step is filler, thats not really colour in this grey tone. but you can easily see any surface issue. I hope to get it back with filler before xmas to work on it between he years.
cheers matze

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