Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby Clark in AZ » Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:47 pm

Ok, maybe I missed it but what kind of seats are those? Nice!

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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:27 pm

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Things like that are sectioned in my Building Log.
The Seats are :
viewtopic.php?f=320&t=18711
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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby Clark in AZ » Wed Mar 14, 2018 10:17 pm

Ah, thanks for the quick reply. Pretty cool. Can't wait to hear how you like them after flying it...

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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:19 am

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The seats in my first plane didn't have Lumbar Support until I modified it...
http://www.wingsforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=180&t=4575
These have built in Lumbar.
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I've sat in the plane for a whole movie(2 hours)...Just to test the seat comfort.
Very comfortable.
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It took DAYS to drill all the holes.
But they are VERY light...and pretty strong
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PS The seats and covers were bought at "JEGS"
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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Mon Mar 19, 2018 10:44 am

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I had rearranged a Tailwind "Sticker" for a Buttercup Sticker...
A guy made several for me , I put this one out of the way.
a little old school for a 1938 plane.

it will cast a shadow that sez "Buttercup"
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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Mon Dec 17, 2018 2:46 pm

Just Finished the doors... Everything except outside paint on the skin.
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Details are in "Doors" topic
viewtopic.php?f=320&t=18774
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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:26 pm

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Working on starting the engine...
There's a long list of things to do.
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The exhaust is ready.

The Prop is ready , I need some longer screws on the spinner.

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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:34 pm

Hey Guys,
CRAP... computer crash oh well... But the hardrive is TOAST....Readers won't work.
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I have another ,but the building pictures haven't been updated for....hmmm , maybe close to 6 mos or more.
Luckly, I put the main ones in the log...
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I gotta be better about updating backup pix.
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Hey, is that a cold morning or what...
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Re: Final Assembly ( In Progress )

Postby planecrazzzy » Sun Mar 03, 2019 4:14 pm

I was making some plugs that I could follow after I remove the top cowl ...(Baffling)
It's giving me a better idea , it's close.
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I was checking some fit-ups and had the cowl buttoned up.
This was a good time to look at "the line" I'm choosing and maybe some marks for guides.
Well, masking tape is cheap.
This helps,still needs work.

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