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Old 03-27-2019, 06:57 AM
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Sorry but I have to urge caution, the fumes from lead are toxic enough to really ruin your day. Please do NOT heat lead in an oven or anywhere else. Once lead is in your oven it is in your FOOD.
You are right, Mike.
When I did the melting (ten years ago) I did id without food near and everything covered. I made a lot of small slabs, that now I break with a plier. Anyway, you are right.

I'm not sure how many time I have before the light goes down again in Caracas, there has been long and frequent blackouts since Monday.

You can see that the Avensa -100 version is shorter than the black and white -200
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Old 03-28-2019, 06:44 PM
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I use lead sometimes but prefer stainless nuts for weights.Plenty of them around.

Interesting 727.
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Old 04-08-2019, 10:04 AM
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This weekend I made the flaps rails and glued only the external ones. Both external rails are of one size, and both internal rails are of another size.

I discovered a mistake in the shape of the my inner wing dark gray surface, so I'll correct it in my parts. Found a mistake in the original paper model, too, because the external main gear doors are "L" shaped and not plain. You can see it in one of the pictures.

To improve my storage capacity, I'm going to glue just the internal side of the wings, and the external half is going to be hold just by a wire shaped like an "U". You can see it in the pictures too. On storage, the tips of the wings will be stored apart, on display, will be joined.
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Old 04-15-2019, 09:57 AM
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And here are the main landing struts and the engines. The model is progresing slower that I want because the electricity is being cut ("programed blackouts") every day from 7pm to 10pm.
Sorry for the pictures quality, some of them where taken with a tablet in the sunset without electricity.
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Old 04-16-2019, 04:17 AM
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Ok, I wrote allmos nothing about the advances. The landing gear, was hard because the real plane has very few space to work. At last I made a wire (more or less in triangular shape) sandwitched between two layers of cardboard, one of them being the upper surface reinforcement.
The result gave me enought resistence to allow the ocsional mistake when placing the paper model over hard surfaces, or bumping it with the hand by mistake (it happens)
About the flaps guides, they are not two similar pairs by wing, it was a mistake in a plastic model. All the rest of the plans and drawings show that each guite is of different lenght. So, a small miskate I'll correct when I make the final? next? 727 from
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Old 04-16-2019, 09:15 AM
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Great job Alejandro! Looks great.
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