Building the new Cubby Renegade.

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Building the new Cubby Renegade.

Unread post by Jean Crous » Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:41 pm

Just to guage by a show of hands, who would want us to run a thread, here, with fotos on the building process and progress of the new Cubby Renegade ?
This is the very kit that was on display at Aero South Arica @ Wonderboom, it has found an owner :D We will be starting in about 4 weeks from now.
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Unread post by Induna » Sun Jul 28, 2019 5:00 pm

\:D/
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Unread post by Goose1 » Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:00 pm

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Unread post by 87Juliet » Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:04 pm

Hell yes! :smt023
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Unread post by Kortbroek » Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:24 pm

AWESOME...and yes please =D>
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Unread post by Eddie » Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:42 pm

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Unread post by foxdog » Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:24 pm

Keep me posted
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Unread post by V5 - LEO » Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:48 pm

...Jean how long will such a buildt take?
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Unread post by Hybrydza » Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:58 pm

Yes please! Videos too!
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Re: Building the new Cubby Renegade.

Unread post by Jean Crous » Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:28 pm

V5 - LEO wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:48 pm
...Jean how long will such a buildt take?
Leo, it all depends on the level of skill/handiness of the builder. A reasonably handy person will do it in 650-800 hours and have a very neat aircraft. There are quick-build , and ultra quick-build options available that cut building time with from 250 to 400 hours.
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Unread post by FLYGUYS » Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:32 am

Yip indeed :D :D
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Unread post by V5 - LEO » Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:26 am

Jean Crous wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:28 pm
V5 - LEO wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:48 pm
...Jean how long will such a buildt take?
Leo, it all depends on the level of skill/handiness of the builder. A reasonably handy person will do it in 650-800 hours and have a very neat aircraft. There are quick-build , and ultra quick-build options available that cut building time with from 250 to 400 hours.
Jean
... #-o txs Jean, I need to read better or assume less, thought you were off to a dedicated quick buildt for a client.

Ja gooi die bou videos asb? :D
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Re: Building the new Cubby Renegade.

Unread post by Jean Crous » Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:43 pm

:D An update, from next week we will start on a Cubby Renegade build as well as a Cubby MK2 build. We will try and do both simultaneously , and keep the photos of both coming to this thread regularly.
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