[WWI] SVA 10 question

Carlos Carreira carlos.carreira at netcabo.pt
Sat Dec 27 14:56:05 EST 2003


Pedro,

In this address http://ww1stuff.freeservers.com/sva.htm you can find some
photos of the remains of a SVA 10. Most of the links don't work... at least
for me. No wings!

Carlos

> -----Mensagem original-----
> De: wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org [mailto:wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org]Em
> nome de Pedro Soares
> Enviada: sábado, 27 de Dezembro de 2003 13:41
> Para: World War I Modeling Mailing List
> Assunto: Re: [WWI] SVA 10 question
>
>
> Thanks Buz
>
> That helps a lot
>
> Will have to think of a way of ensuring a strong bond for the
> tiny stubs, so
> that the gap remains there. A steel pin is a must here.
>
> This will be fun :-)
>
> Regards
>
> Pedro
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "buz pezold" <pezo8481 at bellsouth.net>
> To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
> Sent: Saturday, December 27, 2003 12:49 PM
> Subject: Re: [WWI] SVA 10 question
>
>
> > Pedro,
> >
> >      I do not have any real info on the SVA 10.  I do have the
> Datafile on
> > the SVA 5.  There are photos on page 9 that distinctly show a
> gap between
> > lower wing and fuselage.  On the scale drawings for 1/72 on
> page 18 - 19,
> I
> > have measured it to be a 1mm gap between lower wing and fuselage.  I am
> > sorry I cannot be more helpful.  Good luck.
> >
> > Buz
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Pedro Soares" <pnsoares at netcabo.pt>
> > To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
> > Sent: Friday, December 26, 2003 5:45 PM
> > Subject: [WWI] SVA 10 question
> >
> >
> > > Guys,
> > >
> > > My Secret Santa gift is already at the closed fuselage status.
> > >
> > > So far so good, if we discount the usual carpet gnome attack
> that had me
> > > scratching a seat, a rudder bar and an instrument panel (2 first two I
> > could
> > > not find in the many kit parts, the 3rd, I guess it went down
> the drain
> > when
> > > I was washing up the parts... ;-(.
> > >
> > > Tomorrow I'll probably devote some time to puttying the fuselage
> assembly
> > > (there is some need for filler on the lower seam but the top is almost
> > > perfect) and after that it'll be lower wing time.
> > > Now this prompts me a question:
> > >
> > > on the kit there are 2 very tiny "stubs" on the fuselage
> sides that are
> > > matched on the wings by another pair of stubs, presumably at the spar
> > > ocations. If I but join stub againt stub there will be a gap
> between the
> > > wing and the fuselage of some 2 mm. Was there any such gap in the wing
> > > assembly of the real machine? Or did the wing go flush against the
> > > fuselage?' The drawings I have are not clear about this.
> > >
> > > Thanks
> > >
> > > Pedro
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>




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