Model Airplane Construction Title


Follow the construction below

Installing the two dowels to center the wing.
Installing the two dowels to center the wing.

Along with the fairing, I added some surfaces to aid with covering the tail section.
Along with the fairing, I added some surfaces to aid with covering the tail section.

Installing the front cabin wing blocks. Lots of carving and sanding involved.
Installing the front cabin wing blocks. Lots of carving and sanding involved.

A modified aileron servo tray is screwed in place.
A modified aileron servo tray is screwed in place.

A hatch opening large enough to allow the servo tray through is constructed on the wing bottom.
A hatch opening large enough to allow the servo tray through is constructed on the wing bottom.

A hatch door is screwed to the frame to allow access.
A hatch door is screwed to the frame to allow access.

Building the wing struts.
Building the wing struts.

Strut end fittings made from aluminum stock.
Strut end fittings made from aluminum stock.

Fitting the new wing struts.
Fitting the new wing struts.

Wing struts temporarily installed on both sides.
Wing struts temporarily installed on both sides.

Fittings for the struts are constructed from brass tubing.
Fittings for the struts are constructed from brass tubing.

Strut supports installed.
Strut supports installed.

Fitting the landing gear wires.
Fitting the landing gear wires.

Landing gear wire ends wrapped with copper and ready for solder.
Landing gear wire ends wrapped with copper and ready for solder.

Landing gear wire ends after soldering.
Landing gear wire ends after soldering.

Shock absorbing wire wrapped and ready for soldering.
Shock absorbing wire wrapped and ready for soldering.

Okay, she is up on wheels.
Okay, she is up on wheels.

Me thinks it is time to shut down for the winter and start again in the spring.
Me thinks it is time to shut down for the winter and start again in the spring.

Time to get back to work!! Okay, Door opening cut out.
Time to get back to work!! Okay, Door opening cut out.

Lower part of the door being fitted. No hinges yet.
Lower part of the door being fitted. No hinges yet.


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