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Forum: Kit Building
08-30-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Thanks speedracer, this has also given me...

Thanks speedracer, this has also given me something to think about. I was leaning towards side ways install, simply because I have pictures on how to do it. However, the only installs I have seen on...
Forum: Kit Building
08-30-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

The first way you speak of sounds like whats done...

The first way you speak of sounds like whats done on the 4 star 60, which would mount the servo on its side, if I am correct? I can picture this because it is in the instructions for the 4 star 60....
Forum: Kit Building
08-30-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

So far , I have completed up both wing halves to...

So far , I have completed up both wing halves to where I am ready to join them so I want to decide am I going by the book(leaning this way) or adding the dual ailerons.
I am not 100% sure on how to...
Forum: Kit Building
08-30-2020, 05:04 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Wow mind blown, that is just awesome! I thought...

Wow mind blown, that is just awesome! I thought the plane itself was a work of art , but that engine is also. Now i see why it was parked in front of the garage lol ! Thanks for for sharing Bob, I am...
Forum: Kit Building
08-29-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Sensei, Those are some beautiful builds , even...

Sensei, Those are some beautiful builds , even more so with only ca used! What is the one sitting in front of the garage, I would love to see some finished pics of it. It looks like one I would ...
Forum: Kit Building
08-26-2020, 05:44 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

I agree, that is a great looking build! I will...

I agree, that is a great looking build! I will hopefully be there one day. Also gives me some ideas of where I might need to add tri stock to my build, Thanks!
Forum: Kit Building
08-26-2020, 03:18 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

I am starting to understand what to glue and how,...

I am starting to understand what to glue and how, fillets in the corners makes sense and also saves me some time. Currently I will just be adding thick ca to my corner joints. When I got home...
Forum: Kit Building
08-25-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Thanks everyone for the quick responses, interest...

Thanks everyone for the quick responses, interest and compliment! There is a lot of wood in this kit, seems to be almost double whats in my kadet sr kit and that is a bigger plane lol ! Looks like...
Forum: Kit Building
08-25-2020, 04:52 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hello All, I know its been a while, but work...

Hello All,
I know its been a while, but work has picked up, so less time to build. However I have built the fuselage up to a point where I can start to finish the plane.
I want to say Thanks to all...
Forum: Kit Building
08-18-2020, 04:50 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

I have now finally started on my fuselage. Here...

I have now finally started on my fuselage. Here is where I have gotten so far.
So I want to talk about glue. I have been using mostly medium ca through most of this.Titebond 2 was also used for...
Forum: Kit Building
08-18-2020, 03:49 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hi David, I have thought of this and would like...

Hi David, I have thought of this and would like to add a hatch. I am almost to the point in the build where I can do this, so once I get there I will be looking for some help in getting that done....
Forum: Kit Building
08-18-2020, 03:47 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hey Hydro Thanks very much for the suggestions. I...

Hey Hydro Thanks very much for the suggestions. I tried your first suggestion and it worked like a charm. Can't believe it was that simple! So one more thing I have learned from this build.
...
Forum: Kit Building
08-13-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

LOL Flyer, while I love how easy the laser cut...

LOL Flyer, while I love how easy the laser cut pieces are to remove, I don't care too much for burnt look. Luckily most of them won't be seen.

I have another problem with this mount , that I...
Forum: Kit Building
08-13-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hey Folks, been a while but I am back. I was...

Hey Folks, been a while but I am back. I was waiting on an engine mount to come in. I went with the electric motor mount from Sig.
I thought this would be the easiest solutions since its a sig kit....
Forum: Kit Building
08-03-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

lol, I was actually looking to make the jr my...

lol, I was actually looking to make the jr my first build, but got lazy and just didn't feel like cutting all of those ribs. I have the jr plans downloaded from outerzone, along with quite a few...
Forum: Kit Building
08-03-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

David, Its not too early at all, I forget the...

David,
Its not too early at all, I forget the thread but I saw that on a covering thread that advised to do that on some of the shear webs when covering the wings. I hadnt even thought about the...
Forum: Kit Building
08-03-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hydro, that is the exact plan that gave me the...

Hydro, that is the exact plan that gave me the idea for my changes to the lt40 wing. This was a quick rib I put together in autocad. My plan is to have the front and rear sheeted like the sig jr....
Forum: Kit Building
08-03-2020, 06:22 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Truckracer, Thanks for stopping by. I realized...

Truckracer, Thanks for stopping by. I realized what you say is correct the only pieces I would really want cut is the ribs and notched trailing edge, that's why i am attempting to create a rib layout...
Forum: Kit Building
08-02-2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Wow Speedracer, those planes are gorgeous! Even...

Wow Speedracer, those planes are gorgeous! Even better that its your design. I would love to one day build a plane of my own design, but that is a long long way down the road. I downloaded a trial...
Forum: Kit Building
08-02-2020, 04:50 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hydro, Thanks again for all the useful...

Hydro, Thanks again for all the useful information. I hadn't even thought of a prop balancer. I will add that to the list. Yes I do plan to add the dual aileron servos, however I am holding off...
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

I have also done the part of the tail feathers. I...

I have also done the part of the tail feathers. I am awaiting until I have all major components together, to sand and slot for hinges.
Here are a few pics of the process.

I now get to start on...
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Wow Thanks Hydro and Speedracer that is a lot...

Wow Thanks Hydro and Speedracer that is a lot information!
So , I think it would be good to let you know what I have and have plans for.
Today was a great day at the lhs. While picking up some...
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2020, 03:35 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Thanks Flyer! That means a lot coming from you!

Thanks Flyer! That means a lot coming from you!
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2020, 03:34 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

Hydro and Speedracer, Thanks for the info on...

Hydro and Speedracer, Thanks for the info on receivers, looks like I can check one more item off my list.
I must admit , I hadn't thought about props as of yet. The specs for the eflite 46, says it...
Forum: Kit Building
07-29-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,266
Posted By JayAreJr

I have added the top spars and front leading...

I have added the top spars and front leading edge.

I will hold up here on the left wing panel and start on the right wing.
Once I am at the same place with the right wing, I would like to start...
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