[WWI] Fokker Lozenge questions
csavaglio at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 3 11:23:42 EST 2005
Thanks for all the input, guys. It really helps instead of guessing. One
other thing. Is any kind of tape used on the fuselage, like on the ribs?
>From: "Lance Krieg" <lance.krieg at amerus.com>
>Reply-To: World War I Modeling Mailing List <wwi at wwi-models.org>
>To: <wwi at wwi-models.org>
>Subject: Re: [WWI] Fokker Lozenge questions
>Date: Mon, 03 Jan 2005 08:53:15 -0600
>Welcome to the new folks from Iowa.
>Mike has pretty well addressed this question and his advice to get the
>Datafile Specials is excellent.
>One point Mike made that could be misunderstood: the fabric on the
>fuselages did NOT wrap around the corners and cover more than one
>surface; it was cut at the longerons and the four sides were sewn from
>separate pieces. Close reading of the Datafiles makes this evident, but
>the illustrations could be misleading.
>Perhaps the best discussion of the fabric applications is found in
>World War One Aero, Numbers 102 and 107.
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