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Old 01-20-2011, 06:44 PM   #1
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I have been slowly building the kit version of the TF P-51D Mustang but at the moment do not have the money for the retracts. Can the plane be built without the retracts and once its all done install them? Or is it a must to have them to drill any necessary holes prior to gluing?

This has been posted in the General, Giant and building forums so that I can get a quick answer in case not everyone looks at the building forum alone.
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Old 01-21-2011, 09:50 PM   #2
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Re: TF Giant P51 Retracts

I think it could be done, make a plate resembling the retract hole size etc and then install a oleo strut or for the time being use large wire and install the gear doors.

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