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From: "jp_fritz" <j_fritz@...>
Date: Sunday, April 21, 2002 11:23 AM
Subject: Re: How much wood?
Thank you for the help. My local hobby shop doesn't carry 1/8x1/2 TE stock so I'm going to have to make my own. Aren't the wing tips 1/8 sheet? I sorted out my box of balsa "scraps" and found most of the wood I need. This plane sure doesn't take very much to build it! James Fritz Fort Collins, CO > There's no 1/8" wood. You will need a small amount of 1/8 lite-ply and a > 1/8" dowel (36" should be fine) and 36" 1/8"x1/2" TE stock. That and the > carbon fiber for the wing spar and boom. > > I'd get 2 sheets of 1/16" just to be safe. Contest grade is better if > you can get some. > > Allan > > ====================================================================== ========= > Allan Wright Jr. | Without love life's just a long fight - Southside > University of New Hampshire +--------------------------------------- ----------- > Research Computing Center | WWI Modeling mailing list: wwi@w... > Internet: aew@u... | WWI Modeling WWW Page: http://www.wwi- models.org > ====================================================================== =========