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Reply #36 - Aug 16th, 2017 at 9:28pm

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lol - Nigel Caruthers..? that's not too specific is it then...

 

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Reply #35 - Aug 16th, 2017 at 9:18pm

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He looks just fine to me. He should have a pack of Lucky's tucked under one sleeve and his name should be Nigel Caruthers.
 

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Reply #34 - Aug 16th, 2017 at 7:24pm

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intrepid aviator..looks a little crude up close but through the acetate in the buttoned up cabin probably ok...hopefully he can wake up before the flight
 

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Reply #33 - Aug 16th, 2017 at 7:20pm

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love those carved figures! - amazing finesse

Here is a small update on the panel
 

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Reply #32 - Aug 16th, 2017 at 3:11pm

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Check out this flying family a fellow from the UK made for his electric indoor Piper Tri-Pacer. Found on HPA.

Made from white foam.  Amazing. Click Here
Tom
 

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Reply #31 - Aug 16th, 2017 at 1:16pm

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Sounds like you've got a well thought out plan for the interior.  With Huey as mentor/observer, you'll have a winner.  I believe I mentioned that the rear seats had a unique feature with the arm rests.  They were recessed into the cabin side walls.  Ribbons should make excellent seat belts.
 
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Reply #30 - Aug 12th, 2017 at 11:11pm

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well - I do plan on putting a cooler in the cabin. Damn thing is so spacious and visible with all that glazing I have to do something besides seats and a panel. There should be a backpack or duffel bag, fishing tackle with a box and two rods, and maybe a dog companion for the pilot all in there when I button it up - we'll see
 

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Reply #29 - Aug 12th, 2017 at 9:47am

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HW, your seats reminded me of a trip. A friend wanted to fly to Oshkosh with the Stinson, he'd pay for the gass and oil. I said "Sure". "What do we need? Camping gear?" I said "Yep and a big cooler".
He showed up with a big cooled that was 1950's vintage, it held two cases of Bud Light and ice. It just fit on the floor in front of the rear seat. Thank goodness, it was hot that year.
 
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Reply #28 - Aug 11th, 2017 at 9:06pm

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Tom, usually when I'm in the store I'm thinking 'airplane parts' and then I forget to grab the damn tomatos...
Funny how useful all that useless packaging material can be to a model builder..

LWM, the disney dog is not quite what I want to use but maybe I can improvise..
 

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Reply #27 - Aug 11th, 2017 at 3:37pm

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Your Dalmation puppy  Tongue   (guard?)  Undecided  dog, adds a nice "scale" realism to your "realistic" SR-10 build! 
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Reply #26 - Aug 10th, 2017 at 11:11pm

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Nice job...always looking at things to see if I might use it in modeling.  If not for a part, maybe a mold for plunge or vacuum forming.

Way to think out of the box.
Tom
 

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Reply #25 - Aug 10th, 2017 at 9:42pm

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here it is assembled - I will probably wrap the kit cowling with the styrene ring to make it fit more snugly inside my outer forward cowling section..
 

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Reply #24 - Aug 10th, 2017 at 9:40pm

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It has a vacuform cowling forward section and a sheet of styrene that you cut to a plan pattern for the rear section of the cowl. There is a former that mates to the fuselage front end to secure the rear ring and then you slip the forward cowling over that. I am going to modify the plan slightly and use the kit vacuform cowling as the engine mount and slide a cowling that I made by cutting the bottom off of an aspirin bottle - it fits over the aftermarket engine better than the vacuform piece.

 

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Reply #23 - Aug 10th, 2017 at 6:03pm

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Very nice job.  How does the engine mount on the fuselage?   Smiley
Tom
 

If God is your Co-pilot...switch seats...
Your attitude will determine your altitude!- John Maxwell
And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall set you free. Jn 8:32
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Reply #22 - Aug 10th, 2017 at 4:30pm

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Wowza. That is all. Smiley
 
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