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der Wind wird stärker
« on: June 04, 2019, 11:58:04 am »
This is my plan for the one week build.



I always thought the little plane from the wind rises looked like a taube. So I’m going to try to make it look more like a taube.
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2019, 05:41:37 am »


Trial fit. This is basically a snap together model. I’m trying to scalearama this model to 1:72 with the help of some spare parts from a roden kit. First step will be to replace the 2 pot engine with a nice 6 cylinder.



That will require a bit of chopping of the upper fuselage to get the right sized hole.
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2019, 05:59:51 am »
Looking most interesting !
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2019, 08:18:43 am »
Looking most interesting !

Very! :thumbsup:
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2019, 09:17:55 am »
Great idea and a very pretty aeroplane!  :thumbsup:

You could maybe make it a two-seater, with a new pilot's cockpit just behind the engine, and the original cockpit now a gunner's position.
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2019, 08:18:20 am »
Work has kicked my arsenal this week so I have made no progress since last weekend. Until this morning when I’ve managed to grab a bit of time.



With lots of hacking I’ve managed to get the engine to sit neatly. Now onwards with the rest of the build!
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #6 on: June 16, 2019, 09:50:41 am »
Well it looks like I won’t get this finished before the deadline. Here is where I am currently. If I was building OOB I think this could be done really rapidly. It basically falls together and I think it would be possible to do it entirely without glue if you fancied it.

However. I want to scratch a more realistic landing gear than the stalk legs and am planning to give it a king post and some of the rigging that could be found in abundance on a taube.



Now off out to father in laws birthday party. Do you think they’d allow a scalpel and solvents in a pub?
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #7 on: June 16, 2019, 06:38:01 pm »
The solvents = they'll probably think you're just a serious alcoholic.

The scalpels = they'll probably think you're just a seriously alcoholic surgeon.

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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #8 on: June 17, 2019, 04:01:41 am »

The solvents = they'll probably think you're just a serious alcoholic.

The scalpels = they'll probably think you're just a seriously alcoholic surgeon.

 ;) :wacko:


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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #9 on: June 17, 2019, 06:20:08 am »
If you would like this moved to the "normal" build threads then let me know.

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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #10 on: June 17, 2019, 06:55:51 am »
Chris, yes please. I intend to get this one done!
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #11 on: June 17, 2019, 02:10:48 pm »
Some progress tonight.

On its slightly shorter pegs with cross member added (wing strake from something). Got the kingpost on (pup legs) and grav tank (ex helfire). Working out a radiator solution (which will probably be harrier nozzle heat shield). And then I’ll put a paint coat on.


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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #12 on: June 17, 2019, 06:17:51 pm »
I'm not a huge anime fan but I really like how this is coming together. Great build! :thumbsup:
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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #13 on: June 18, 2019, 06:12:23 am »
Moved as requested

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Re: der Wind wird stärker
« Reply #14 on: June 25, 2019, 05:37:37 am »
That's cool !
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