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stangflyer's Recent Activity

   
  1. stangflyer attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I would say if it is lightly built with no supports, then yes they degrade. I had one years ago that became oil soaked, beat on and...

    hearty-laugh.gif Dec 10, 2018 at 8:50 AM
  2. stangflyer liked acerc's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Not me, the other table is several years old and still good.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 8:38 AM
  3. stangflyer liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    My thoughts exactly. Looks great just the way it is. :big_yes:

    Dec 10, 2018 at 8:37 AM
  4. stangflyer liked acerc's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Are you kidding? I would leave that thing of beauty showing for all the world to see.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 8:36 AM
  5. stangflyer replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    35" high, 32" wide, 96" long. I'll build a nice and more accomadating table next year. I really want casters. But this one should get me...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 12:05 AM
  6. stangflyer liked acerc's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I just realized your table and mine are much alike, yours looks to be 4x8, mine is 3x7. But I have casters, ha-ha.

    5.JPG Dec 10, 2018 at 12:01 AM
  7. stangflyer replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    That is the plan. Once it is moved to a much larger work shop. I honestly built this to get the big Mustang rolling. I may look at (UGH)...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 10:25 PM
  8. stangflyer liked acerc's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    All your missing is a metal top and about 200 magnets....lol

    Dec 9, 2018 at 10:21 PM
  9. stangflyer liked dhal22's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Throw some castor wheels under that table. Most of mine are locking. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  10. stangflyer liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Bring the sheeting in just enough to hide the mounting flanges and bolts and let that beautiful valve cover and rocker tubes hang out...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 9:03 PM
  11. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Both of you got me thinking closing in with balsa is no easy with the ends of the wing so close to the spinner.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 9:02 PM
  12. stangflyer attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I spent the day shopping for lumber and then assembling myself one king behemoth sized building table to build the behemoth Mustang on....

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  13. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    At last got the engine mounted to the plane. Now I can see all the difficulties I have put myself into by moving the motor backwards to...

    B737D813-343A-40BC-8F13-F41341DB5564.jpeg Dec 9, 2018 at 8:58 PM
  14. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    He was my hero I loved his shows he was funny. Some of his lawnmowers were pretty outlandish.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 12:47 PM
  15. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Man after my own heart, it’s all about the engine

    Dec 9, 2018 at 12:47 PM
  16. stangflyer replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Niiiice.... so what's that in wing span inches? Hee hee.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:22 AM
  17. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    It is not a smal Plane the wing area is 1475 square inches.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:22 AM
  18. stangflyer replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Zactly! I mean it's the way my brain is wired. Find the engine I really like, 3w redheads...Kolm...etc., build plane around it. Lol

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:21 AM
  19. stangflyer liked WMcNabb's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Reminds me of the comedian Tim Allen always having something on his show with more power!!

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:20 AM
  20. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Like the way you think it all about the engine everything else is secondary.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:20 AM
  21. stangflyer replied to the thread IMAC Aero Tech 35% Velox Custom Build.

    Yup, same as yours. They ah supa! Planer? What's that? Lol... seriously, I dont use a planer. I use my trusty hobby knife to "trim"...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:18 AM
  22. stangflyer liked WMcNabb's post in the thread IMAC Aero Tech 35% Velox Custom Build.

    Stang building table? Found this some time ago and have it on my long list of projects....

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:13 AM
  23. stangflyer liked acerc's post in the thread IMAC Aero Tech 35% Velox Custom Build.

    Looking good Rob, to many things in that post to comment on in general but would really like to see, and know, what that saw looks like...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:13 AM
  24. stangflyer liked Snoopy1's post in the thread IMAC Aero Tech 35% Velox Custom Build.

    Looking good just a question when I was working with same construction foam and balsa overlay the best glue I found to glue cap strips...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:13 AM
  25. stangflyer liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I have ordered from National before and most was decent some was crap and yes they are pricey. Switched to ordering from tower hobbies...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 8:18 AM