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Old 03-12-2021, 11:06 AM
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Hello. I am finish a new proyect, Avenger (aerofred plans). I want to know how I can glue a canopy without a tab. I'll stick the back to the backrest, but the rest, that's the bottom, it's flat. I'm sending you photos for a better view. Thank you in advanc


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make an insert that fits the inside of the canopy,AND,the curve of the cockpit,out of ply or laminates of veneer,then hollow the insert to about 1/4 " wall.Glue and fasten the insert to the body.Paint the insert,then glue the canopy to it
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Originally Posted by stearman70 View Post
Hello. I am finish a new proyect, Avenger (aerofred plans). I want to know how I can glue a canopy without a tab. I'll stick the back to the backrest, but the rest, that's the bottom, it's flat. I'm sending you photos for a better view. Thank you in advanc


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I'd just tape it off and paint it to create a faux 1/4" frame all the way around and use RC56 to glue it down,,, should be just fine
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I'd just tape it off and paint it to create a faux 1/4" frame all the way around and use RC56 to glue it down,,, should be just fine


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Thanks for your comments. The avenger it is ready to fly this sunday .

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