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Old 06-01-2013, 03:59 PM
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Still a work in progress. I used a guitar pick shape.





More filling, sanding will get these looking flush.

More photos and commentary on my web site.
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Old 06-01-2013, 05:42 PM
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Man you guys are creative to say the least! I thank you all. Theres a part of each of your threads to make the plate. Hope more examples come.

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Old 06-01-2013, 06:20 PM
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At a Fly-in today I noticed Jerry T had a nice setup on his recently airworthy -9A. Love the green paint too.


Here's the other side he had the cover removed.


I went with the hidden hinge pin under the panel....sorry couldn't find a good close up.
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Old 06-01-2013, 07:35 PM
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That is so cool! How many hrs do you have in that 7?
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Old 06-01-2013, 10:43 PM
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Bret,
I quit counting hours before I finished the tail, but I would estimate I spent 20 something hours dreaming it up and 20 something hours making it. Yet another reason I'm still building and not flying.
On the positive side I could do it again in 3-5 hours and I really like how it turned out! I do have a single 7 I formed out of .032 that would look good polished as well, maybe I'll spend some more time and finish the 7 in aluminum before paint.......after I'm flying.

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