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Old 05-16-2018, 08:33 AM
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Jereme, the fun is just starting! Wait until you get to put all those pieces together. YES----you must sit in it and make engine noises!
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Old 05-16-2018, 12:04 PM
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Carne!
I think for me 706 was the most fun. Really starting to give it form, and function. I just got a series to do so I am going to be out for some time, so carry on brother builder!

Sorry for the bee sting deal, that looks painful!
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Old 05-16-2018, 08:47 PM
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Tom thanks for the words, the fuselage has been loads of fun so far, even deburring is more fun because it's always different. Airplane noises will for sure be happening!

Kent that's awesome you got another series under your belt, just build when you can man, I have really come to take to heart the saying someone posted about it being a marathon not a sprint.
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Old 05-18-2018, 11:34 PM
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After a very short match drilling session time for a good ole mass quantity of hours spent deburring. Lots of nooks and crannies in these babies. At least it won't be as painful as the wing ribs!

20180518_221652 by Jereme Carne, on Flickr

I use 400 grit sand cloth for all my deburring. Only bad part is it doesn't last long.

20180518_221657 by Jereme Carne, on Flickr
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Old 05-20-2018, 08:04 PM
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For deburring, I find a Roloc disk (blue usually) in the angle grinder works really well. No self-mutilation required at all.... I bought a box, and it lasted through the wings and fuse.
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Old 05-21-2018, 03:02 PM
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DUDE! That is a lot of emory cloth! I guess I didn't do as good a job LOL. Scotch Brite wheel and an angle grinder with Scotch Brite little wheels and a file was my route...hope that was satisfactory for the job.
Did the cut my finger test all around and came out clean in the end...
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For deburring, I find a Roloc disk (blue usually) in the angle grinder works really well. No self-mutilation required at all.... I bought a box, and it lasted through the wings and fuse.
I tried this once upon a time but never understood how people got it into the little nooks and crannies.
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DUDE! That is a lot of emory cloth! I guess I didn't do as good a job LOL. Scotch Brite wheel and an angle grinder with Scotch Brite little wheels and a file was my route...hope that was satisfactory for the job.
Did the cut my finger test all around and came out clean in the end...
The stuff I use is off of McMaster, its aluminum oxide and it really doesn't last long at all which is why I go through so much of it. I wasn't happy with the marks a file left so I abandoned that, maybe it was my technique though.
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Hows the hand? The one that was stung by a bee?

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Hows the hand? The one that was stung by a bee?
The hand is thankfully back to 100%! However my list from the wife is not done yet. haha I have also been waiting for the weather as my next step is to prime and paint some interior parts. I am tiling our new master shower right now, couple more days and the airplane factory will be running 8 hours shifts!

I also gotta get crackin since my finish kit has crate date of mid July!
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