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Author:  jobeaux [ Sat Mar 13, 2010 7:35 pm ]
Post subject:  Jobeaux's Builds

Here is a shot of my Mystery Ship getting her legs, as well as proof (finally!) that I really do make a model now and then! Sorry it's taken me so long to start posting some pics here. :oops:

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Author:  oibbill [ Sun Mar 14, 2010 5:56 am ]
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Looking good. Can't wait to see the finished plane. I did this one earlier and it is a lot of fun. Keep up the good work...Bill

Author:  BOB MARTIN [ Sun Mar 14, 2010 6:49 am ]
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Legs do help considerbly when landing, :D not to mention take offs :lol: Looking great BTW :wink:

Author:  possm_23 [ Sun Mar 14, 2010 7:12 am ]
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loooking good.....wheels and landin gears are my wost......but yours look good :D :D :D :D

Author:  musicman [ Sun Mar 14, 2010 8:01 am ]
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Very nice model 8)
One of my favorites cause you
can see the engine too.

Author:  willygoat [ Sun Mar 14, 2010 3:42 pm ]
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Looking great so far! Keep pushing to the finish :D

Author:  jobeaux [ Sun Mar 14, 2010 8:25 pm ]
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Got a little bit done this evening. Tail skid on, cowl built and installed, all that's left is the prop.

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Once I get the prop on I may call it "finished" for now. Would like to go back and rig it (a first for me) and build a display stand. Maybe flying past a pylon. (Was she ever in a pylon race, or was it cross country? I have to admit to knowing almost nothing about air racing. :roll: ) Right now I'm itching to get on the Grumman Goose I'm doing for the Paper Modelers contest though.

Author:  cdwheatley [ Mon Mar 15, 2010 2:49 am ]
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That looks really good! Those wheel pants look spot on :D.

Author:  Tim_in_Winnipeg [ Mon Mar 15, 2010 6:53 am ]
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Nice!

Author:  lepercan [ Mon Mar 15, 2010 7:13 am ]
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Good job!
Lep

Author:  possm_23 [ Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:05 am ]
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slick and neat jobeaux !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...keep em coming :D :D :D :D :D

Author:  Tim_in_Winnipeg [ Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:49 am ]
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Great job. I do like that paint scheme.

Author:  jobeaux [ Tue Mar 16, 2010 9:21 pm ]
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Wow, thanks for the kind words! Chris, as for the spats, I've had a lot of practice. The Mystery Ship I did in 1:40 took two sets, and this one in 1:60 benefited from what I learned there. The only real change I made to them was to cut tiny notches in the thin strips to allow them to slip around the landing gear struts. Should have took a picture before I put them together, but no camera that day.

On an unrelated note I've started on my Goose for the Paper Modelers contest, doing a "build thread" over there. Should I re-create it here, or is everybody pretty much a member of both forums?

Author:  cdwheatley [ Wed Mar 17, 2010 1:05 am ]
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I don't think it would hurt to do a build thread here too - I am. I would imagine that most of us are members of the other forum too, but I'm not sure that everybody is, so for those that possibly aren't it would be beneficial :D.

Author:  jobeaux [ Sat Mar 20, 2010 6:51 pm ]
Post subject:  Older Cub

Here are some shots of my first card model, finished a while ago, of what else... the Piper Cub! :D in 1:60. This one will be going on a mobile for one of my nephews.

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