[WWI] Peter Rake 36" (1/12 scale?) E-III

Allan Wright aew at unh.edu
Fri Jul 1 15:14:47 EDT 2005


On Fri, 2005-07-01 at 15:07 -0400, Steven Perry wrote:
> >
> >    I highly recommend Spider Wire for the rigging. It's functional as
> > the light wing structure is sure to fail under load without the added
> > strength of the rigging. It looks 'the nuts' too.
> 
> That's what I've been using. I find it tends to go slack, but I suspect that
> it is my knot tieing rather than the line.
> >
> >    Shameless plug: You can't go wrong with one of my 1/12 scale Spandaus
> > up top either.
> 
> That saves me the trouble of pestering you to determine the scale :-) I'll
> be ordering one. Do you have a Lewis in the same scale? The DH.2 needs a
> Lewis gun that resembles a Lewis gun not a misshapen vickers like the kit
> piece.

Is the DH-2 also 36"? I thought it was larger.

I don't have any Lewis guns for sale, but I'll GIVE you a prototype (may
need a little more TLC to get looking good) to build if you promise to
take some photos I can use on my website.

Allan




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