Westland Wessex: Official Build

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Re: Westland Wessex: Official Build

Unread post by Wonko the Sane » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:16 pm

Lots of sanding still to do...
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Re: Westland Wessex: Official Build

Unread post by Wonko the Sane » Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:13 pm

Clean joint
ImageIMG_20190212_181643 by Andre Dethioux, on Flickr

held in place by a screw either side and 2 hold downs on top...

ImageIMG_20190212_181655 by Andre Dethioux, on Flickr

unscrew and carefully lift...

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the side access panels will help that this doesn't have to be done too often...

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Re: Westland Wessex: Official Build

Unread post by Ugly Duckling » Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:31 pm

Your attention to detail is fantastic =D>
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Re: Westland Wessex: Official Build

Unread post by Wonko the Sane » Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:27 am

Ugly Duckling wrote:
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Your attention to detail is fantastic =D>
Thanks UD... I try...

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Re: Westland Wessex: Official Build

Unread post by Wonko the Sane » Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:18 pm

Marking and scoring of some panel lines...

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