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Reply #6 - Jul 1st, 2019 at 3:57pm

Huey v77   Offline
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It showed up today. It fits in the garage, wahoo!
 

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Reply #5 - May 7th, 2019 at 6:01am

Huey v77   Offline
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Sorry about that Tom, the one the Tech's are working on has a LS3 engine. The one I have to finish has the 2.7L V6 as pictured.
 
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Reply #4 - May 6th, 2019 at 6:47pm

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I thought the LS was a V8 but I only see three exhaust headers...I'm NOT very savy on these new GM motors!
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 #3 - May 6th, 2019 at 11:41am

Huey v77   Offline
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The weather is finally cooperating and the garage is getting rearranged. Went to the shop to see if they hung the engine. Yep. The T51 here is almost finished, it has a LS3 installed of about 420hp. These T51's are 3/4 scale two place aircraft.
 

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Reply #2 - Apr 17th, 2019 at 1:34am

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Huey,

Ditto for me too.  Really like to see you on this "Stang" in 2/3rd scale.  Since I live in Reno, home of the Nat'l Championship Air Rqces, I've personally seen this Thunder Mustangs truly hold their own up against the 'Big Boys" of highly modified Mustangs and Sea Furies.

Being an A&P myself I'd also like to see your approach to the systems and more.
 
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Reply #1 - Apr 16th, 2019 at 1:08pm

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Huey...thanks for the posts... I'm sure that many of us will find this informative and interesting.  I look forward to following your progress on this project!
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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Apr 16th, 2019 at 12:00pm

Huey v77   Offline
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If it's okay with everyone, I thought I'd post this here to give those who are not familiar with aircraft structures a look see, so to say. I've been asked to finish this project. I've built three of them and repaired several. I have to do the engine installation and cowling. Tie up any loose ends and test run. It's getting a Suzuki V6 of 180hp with a 86" four blade constant speed prop. It is a 3/4 scale, two place kit that looks like a P51D Mustang.
 

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