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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 24 Oct 2017 17:02 #16

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Actually Boz the the guy gets it in the back of his estate car with three people in there as well, it breaks down into nine separate parts, i have been trying to put a video of it flying on its second flight but being the useless artical i am no joy
But it fly's beautifully on a 160 turbine
Wing span 1800
Length 4150m
Wing tanks 1300 long
29 kg
Balsa / ply construction
\On the build list for next years project :P :P :P

Started to collect scalpel blades
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 21 Nov 2017 12:13 #17

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Today i ordered the lorry load of wood to make this little thing next year :)
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 21 Nov 2017 17:52 #18

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You need a forrest, lol, good luck mate
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 22 Nov 2017 10:06 #19

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Have you got room in your (little shed) for this monster. :woohoo:
goo.gl/photos/JPeSsok7sLz9tctR7
LINK TO MY AUSTIN PHOTOS
If only I know now, what I knew then!!
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 22 Nov 2017 10:44 #20

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I think it will fit in one corner out of the way ;)
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 20:53 #21

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Started collecting for this build while I'm in England, 200 No. 26 scalpel blades, 8 boxes of pins
And 90 sheets 1200 X 100 X 3 MM. balsa to plank it with
I got some low tack film for masking when painting, thought I had clicked 10 M turns out it was 100 M
should last a while ????
God ain't it Cold
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 21:50 #22

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90 sheets. Wow!
I doubt I have used that much my whole life. :woohoo:
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 22:22 #23

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Hmm how many sheets of depron 1200x600 = 6 sheets of balsa have you used Simon ;)
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 22:35 #24

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BB put - God ain't it Cold
Nol, not yet, it is just cooling down! :evil: :P
if you are calm and collected when all about you are going berserk - you've missed something important!
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 22:57 #25

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Blimey I wish I was on your money .I have to save up for a couple of 4"x 36"x 1/16" sheets LOL :evil: [badass]
Anything will fly give n enough power
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 22:58 #26

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Eric wrote:
BB put - God ain't it Cold
Nol, not yet, it is just cooling down! :evil: :P
You got that right :woohoo:
Anything will fly give n enough power
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 23:30 #27

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one tenor wrote:
Blimey I wish I was on your money .I have to save up for a couple of 4"x 36"x 1/16" sheets LOL :evil: [badass]
dx
I bet you get more money per month than I do OT :( it's what you do with it that counts
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 09 Dec 2017 23:43 #28

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I doubt it .I get state pension on a low rate as I was short of stamps and pension credit . Don't get a penny off son .He is an online shopaholic Nuts.I'm afraid and wife's little bit of SP. that's it apart from a bit of carers allowance. Taxi is only transport usable at present. Costs a bomb. Not black hacks. Anyway let's beg ' agree to differ Eh! We do what we can with what we can get. It was meant in fun LOL [badass] [badass] :lol:
Anything will fly give n enough power
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 10 Dec 2017 01:07 #29

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Yes I have used a bit of Depron but
I sheet of 1200 x 600 Depron £3.50
6 big sheets of balsa ????

My RC flying is done on the cheap. :P
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The Cyprus peanut scale twin engine F104 10 Dec 2017 10:03 #30

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You are always commenting on the cost of my modelling, what I choose to spend to do the sort of building that I enjoy is not a thing for discussion really I don't think, I do not comment on your style on flying only good things about your awesome building skills, think we should leave it there
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