[WWI] Struts WAS DH6
dfernet0 at rosario.gov.ar
Mon Feb 26 10:53:32 EST 2007
> I try to make everything I can out of plastic because it is so much easier
> to glue.
Too true. And resilient too.
> The trickiest things are the landing gear struts - I try to make these by
> gradually bending the plastic gradually into shape and then putting some
> non-viscous super-glue aorund the bent areas for reinforcement.
Bending? don't they break eventually? (of course not, since you do it) First
time I hear of this, I may try it next time, as the vee apex joints are
> To make these parts, I take plastic rod and sand it down to a sort of
> aero-foiled shape.
There's aerofoiled plastic struts, as you know. But maybe the bending trick
doesn't work on these?
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