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Scale Nelitz 1/3 scale Cub build

Discussion in 'Giant / Scale Scratch and Kit Build Threads' started by dhal22, Feb 9, 2018.

  1. lohchief

    lohchief New to GSN!

    Yup. Look up the 'Lenape Papoose'. A 50hp 3 cylinder radial hanging onto the front of a J3. I have a Busa 1/4 scale cub in a box. I bought a twin 160 4 stroke boxer for it. But the Saito 33cc 3 cyl radial still stays in my head, sooo maybe that's what it will be. I still don't know until I'm really in the build.
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  2. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    Trying finishing epoxy to stick the interior lining to balsa.

  3. Surely that should work
  4. Have you tried regular white Elmers glue?
  5. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    I'll try Elmer's.
  6. Cool. I was just thinking since Elmer’s dries clear, anything that bleeds through the fabric shouldn’t be to noticeable. Keep us posted.
  7. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    The backside of this canvas is a problem as I have another fail. The canvas peeled off like Peel ply or something. I might consider getting a different fabric. 1631230783147884251377.jpg
  8. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    Stuck at the house for a couple of weeks, wife tested positive a few days before me so I'm now banished to the basement. Let's see, my own bathroom, kitchen, pool table, 2 big screens and my hobby room. :banana-dance:

    Back on the Cub. Working on wing strut clamps. Cut, sand, drill and I decided to blue them. I can always paint them later.



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  9. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    Waiting on new interior cabin cloth so switched back to wings. I left leading edge wood for a slow day. Like today.

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  10. dhal22

    dhal22 GSN Sponsor Tier 1

    Wrapping the wood around the curve.

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