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  1. pawnshopmike liked TonyHallo's post in the thread Mini lathe (and mill) discussion..

    Had a little spare time so I installed the DRO on the lathe while it was pulled away from the wall due to the french drain work. The...

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  2. Snoopy1 liked TonyHallo's post in the thread Mini lathe (and mill) discussion..

    Had a little spare time so I installed the DRO on the lathe while it was pulled away from the wall due to the french drain work. The...

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  3. TonyHallo attached a file to the thread Mini lathe (and mill) discussion..

    Had a little spare time so I installed the DRO on the lathe while it was pulled away from the wall due to the french drain work. The...

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  4. iflyfloats liked WMcNabb's post in the thread Cool Hangin’ in the Hangar.

    Sadly I’ve let this thread remain idle far too long. A good friend texted me the photo below today. In the midst of the pandemic and...

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  5. dhal22 replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I will post some more photos later today.

    Apr 5, 2020 at 7:50 AM
  6. pawnshopmike liked AKNick's post in the thread Discussion The I’m Going/Went Flying Thread 2020.

    Got four more flights on the 91” ARS and one on the 73” Laser before I ran out of fuel in the jug. Man that laser is spunky. Ha ha....

    Apr 5, 2020 at 7:28 AM
  7. pawnshopmike liked AKNick's post in the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    After four more flights I’m learning how the plane flies. It’s easy to give it too much elevator so I need to learn to tame my thumbs...

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  8. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    Beveled the elevator edges. This would have been a bit easier with the counterbalances off, but the ply section in the middle does...

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  9. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    Got some extra balsa block material in for my robart hinges. Sanded down, trimmed, measured my marks for the centerline for the hinges,...

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  10. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    I decided to self isolate with the baby. With my wife being a nurse in Critical Care life was getting too hectic. Alaska just issued a...

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  11. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    Decided to work on the horizontal stab. Pretty strait forward. Glued the frame without plans or pins. A tiny drop of thin CA to tack...

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  12. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    I’m trying. Gotta wait for baby nap time. David included a mug for those who were in the startup program. Punched a lot of parts out...

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  13. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    Here is a taste of what’s inside the box. Lots of balsa, ply, vacuum formed parts coming out my ears, fiberglass parts, quality hardware...

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  14. lohchief liked AKNick's post in the thread Scale 20cc DHC-2 "Beaver" Kit Build from Moustache Model Works.

    20cc DHC-2 Beaver Kit Build Thread From Moustache Model Works [ATTACH] Product Page...

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  15. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread Discussion The I’m Going/Went Flying Thread 2020.

    Got four more flights on the 91” ARS and one on the 73” Laser before I ran out of fuel in the jug. Man that laser is spunky. Ha ha....

    Apr 4, 2020 at 10:24 PM
  16. AKNick attached a file to the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    After four more flights I’m learning how the plane flies. It’s easy to give it too much elevator so I need to learn to tame my thumbs...

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  17. Snoopy1 replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Can you give some details please.

    Apr 4, 2020 at 10:20 PM
  18. AKNick replied to the thread Discussion The I’m Going/Went Flying Thread 2020.

    Got four more flights on the 91” ARS and one on the 73” Laser before I ran out of fuel in the jug. Man that laser is spunky. Ha ha....

    Apr 4, 2020 at 10:11 PM
  19. AKNick liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Discussion The I’m Going/Went Flying Thread 2020.

    My first time at the field. It was great, nice to have a few flights not much wind and not to cold but it was overcast. Didn’t matter I...

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  20. acerc liked dhal22's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Cute little battery drill. And that's an extra battery.

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  21. pawnshopmike replied to the thread What beer ya drinking tonight?.

    Negra Modelo for me this evening.

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:52 PM
  22. pawnshopmike liked dhal22's post in the thread What beer ya drinking tonight?.

    Back to Scofflaw basement today.

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:51 PM
  23. pawnshopmike replied to the thread K&B 7.5 ducted fan.

    They made a lot of nice outboard motors too if I remember correctly.

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:46 PM
  24. pawnshopmike liked dhal22's post in the thread K&B 7.5 ducted fan.

    More disassembly photos. Engine has barely been ran. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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