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  1. acerc replied to the thread First gas turbine powered RC Harrier AV-8B VTOL jet (Skymaster Jets).

    Both Anton and Joel are doing amazing things.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 9:16 PM
  2. LuKa liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I primed the spots on my cowl and cuff last night before I went home. This afternoon I sanded the primer with 400 grit wet, and then...

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  3. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I primed the spots on my cowl and cuff last night before I went home. This afternoon I sanded the primer with 400 grit wet, and then...

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  4. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    That instrument panel looks great and does have some nice details, the pilot and the rest all looks good together nice job on the plane....

    Jul 21, 2018 at 8:02 PM
  5. acerc liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I primed the spots on my cowl and cuff last night before I went home. This afternoon I sanded the primer with 400 grit wet, and then...

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  6. pawnshopmike liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I primed the spots on my cowl and cuff last night before I went home. This afternoon I sanded the primer with 400 grit wet, and then...

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  7. pawnshopmike liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Scale 50% Dalotel 165.

    I spent a couple weeks messing with heli's before airplanes, but my first airplane flight was in early fall of 85 with a Super Box Fly...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 7:31 PM
  8. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I primed the spots on my cowl and cuff last night before I went home. This afternoon I sanded the primer with 400 grit wet, and then...

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  9. Forgues-Research liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Scale 50% Dalotel 165.

    I spent a couple weeks messing with heli's before airplanes, but my first airplane flight was in early fall of 85 with a Super Box Fly...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:32 PM
  10. Jetpainter liked dhal22's post in the thread Scale 50% Dalotel 165.

    I remember my first flight (1982?) 36 years ago. I spent a summer building a Kadet and was trembling when Bill Cunningham maidened it....

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:25 PM
  11. Jetpainter liked Forgues-Research's post in the thread Scale 50% Dalotel 165.

    I also remember my first flight like it was yesterday but in my case it was in 1968 with a senior falcon, second hand , and ugly as...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:25 PM
  12. Jetpainter replied to the thread Scale 50% Dalotel 165.

    I spent a couple weeks messing with heli's before airplanes, but my first airplane flight was in early fall of 85 with a Super Box Fly...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:24 PM
  13. Jetpainter liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    That instrument panel looks great and does have some nice details, the pilot and the rest all looks good together nice job on the plane....

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:08 PM
  14. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    Splendid Rob :). Really admire your work ;). Now lets get it in the air were it's going to look like any other model airplane o_O.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:08 PM
  15. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    Okie dokey. That's a wrap for me tonight. With the cockpit floor glue cured, I could now put the instrument panel decal on the inside....

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  16. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    As for the canopy/hatch... personally I find it one of the easiest parts of a plane to cover. Especially if you kept your old covering...

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  17. Jetpainter replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    I watched a Pilot 35% Extra 330SC do that two weeks ago, but the landing wasn't so graceful. That's why you should always run wheel...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:06 PM
  18. Jetpainter replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    About the same as always, complaining about everything I can, especially the weather and weather guessers/forecasters. I want to go...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:59 PM
  19. Jetpainter liked dhal22's post in the thread Help! Anyone own the 104" AJ Slick?.

    I'm stealing your comment.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:52 PM
  20. Jetpainter liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Help! Anyone own the 104" AJ Slick?.

    Took me at least three years to get settled into my new shop. And I’m still lost once in a while.

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:52 PM
  21. Jetpainter liked acerc's post in the thread Help! Anyone own the 104" AJ Slick?.

    Thank you gentlemen. It will take some time to really get the room sorted out, month's probably, moving things around and the such until...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:52 PM
  22. pawnshopmike liked acerc's post in the thread Help! Anyone own the 104" AJ Slick?.

    Yard day today so nothing done hobby wise, "yet". But they did get started on the wifey's pool, a 14x28'er.

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  23. acerc attached a file to the thread Help! Anyone own the 104" AJ Slick?.

    Yard day today so nothing done hobby wise, "yet". But they did get started on the wifey's pool, a 14x28'er.

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  24. acerc liked stangflyer's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    Okie dokey. That's a wrap for me tonight. With the cockpit floor glue cured, I could now put the instrument panel decal on the inside....

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  25. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Well the Valiant engine is mounted and the starter system is in functional. Now the plane is going back to the owner to install the cowl...

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